California Colleges Ranked by Lowest SAT Score

List of Colleges by SAT Score

Below is a list of the 65 colleges in California with the lowest SAT Score for incoming freshmen. San Diego State University Imperial Valley Campus tops the list with an average SAT Score of 955. Alternatively, check out the ACT version of these rankings.

List of California Colleges Ranked by Lowest SAT Score
School Average SAT Score
California Baptist University

Riverside, CA

1055
University of La Verne

La Verne, CA

1055
La Sierra University

Riverside, CA

1055
California State University Monterey Bay

Seaside, CA

1060
California State University Chico

Chico, CA

1070
Simpson University

Redding, CA

1072
Humboldt State University

Arcata, CA

1080
John Paul the Great Catholic University

San Diego, CA

1089
California State University Fullerton

Fullerton, CA

1090
Concordia University Irvine

Irvine, CA

1115
San Jose State University

San Jose, CA

1125
California State Polytechnic University Pomona

Pomona, CA

1130
California State University Long Beach

Long Beach, CA

1130
University of Redlands

Redlands, CA

1140
California Lutheran University

Thousand Oaks, CA

1155
Dominican University of California

San Rafael, CA

1160
Saint Marys College of California

Moraga, CA

1161
Mills College

Oakland, CA

1165