California Private Colleges Ranked by Highest ACT Score

List of Private Colleges by ACT Score

Below is a list of the 50 private colleges in California with the highest ACT Score for incoming freshmen. California Institute of Technology tops the list with an average ACT Score of 35. Alternatively, check out the SAT version of these rankings.

List of California Private Colleges Ranked by Highest ACT Score
School Average ACT Score
C

Pasadena, CA

35
H

Claremont, CA

34
S

Stanford, CA

33
C

Claremont, CA

32
P

Claremont, CA

32
S

Los Angeles, CA

32
S

Claremont, CA

31
O

Los Angeles, CA

30
S

Santa Clara, CA

30
L

Los Angeles, CA

29
P

Malibu, CA

29
C

Orange, CA

27
S

San Diego, CA

27
T

Santa Paula, CA

27
S

Aliso Viejo, CA

27
t

Stockton, CA

26
P

San Diego, CA

26
S

San Francisco, CA

26
W

Santa Barbara, CA

26
M

Oakland, CA

25