California Colleges Ranked by Highest SAT Score

List of Colleges by SAT Score

List of Colleges by SAT Score

Below is a list of the 76 colleges in California with the highest SAT Score for incoming freshmen. California Institute of Technology tops the list with an average SAT Score of 1555. Alternatively, check out the ACT version of these rankings.

Data is reported for the 2017/18 academic year by the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics.

List of California Colleges Ranked by Highest SAT Score
College Average SAT Score
C

Pasadena, CA

1555
H

Claremont, CA

1525
S

Stanford, CA

1495
P

Claremont, CA

1470
S

Los Angeles, CA

1440
C

Berkeley, CA

1425
C

Claremont, CA

1425
C

Los Angeles, CA

1405
S

Claremont, CA

1390
C

La Jolla, CA

1365
O

Los Angeles, CA

1360
S

Santa Clara, CA

1355
C

Santa Barbara, CA

1345
C

San Luis Obispo, CA

1335
P

Malibu, CA

1320
T

Santa Paula, CA

1310
C

Irvine, CA

1300
L

Los Angeles, CA

1300
C

Santa Cruz, CA

1295
S

Aliso Viejo, CA

1295