The Best Eastern Colleges for a 1000 on the SAT

What Eastern colleges can I apply to with a SAT score of 1000?

With a 1000 on the SAT, these are the Eastern colleges you have a competitive chance to get into

Looking at the most recent published freshman class SAT scores for all Eastern colleges, we've found 114 schools where submitting a 1000 with your college application places you around the middle SAT score range of admitted students' average SAT scores. The colleges are ranked by their position on the CollegeSimply best colleges ranking. They represent the top schools where you will be a competitive applicant and those which have historically accepted a 1000 SAT score. You can view your reach schools and safety schools by using the admission chance filter. Keep in mind, a SAT score alone won't get you admitted. It's equally important to have the GPA that the college is expecting for incoming students.

Is a 1000 a good SAT score?

A score of 1000 is a little worse than average. It places you in the bottom 40th percentile nationally out of the 1.7 million test takers of the SAT entrance exam. The score indicates you've done a slightly below average job answering the questions on the Math and Evidence-Based Reading & Writing sections of the test. If a 1000 isn't strong enough to get into your dream school, consider taking a test prep course to see if you can raise your score.

What is the ACT equivalent to a 1000 SAT score?

For comparison purposes, a 1000 on the SAT converts to a 19 on the ACT based on the College Board / ACT concordance. Not all colleges report both SAT and ACT score admission data so you should check our comparable listings for both standardized tests to find academically similar schools.

Important: If you took the SAT prior to March 2016, your test was scored on the old 2400 point scale. All SAT scores on this site have been updated to reflect the 1600 SAT scale range per the College Board's concordance tables.

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Displaying 114 target schools where your 1000 SAT score is within the typical range of past accepted applicants. You have a competitive chance at being accepted but admission is not a sure thing. Hint: You also have 103 reach schools and 56 safety schools you can consider.

    • SAT Range 1000/1180
    • ACT Range 21/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.26*
    • Students: 997
    • Tuition:$13,478
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Your 1000 SAT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 55%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 42%
    • SAT Range 1000/1240
    • ACT Range 20/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.36*
    • Students: 1,543
    • Tuition:$27,230
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Your 1000 SAT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 63%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 50%
    • SAT Range 910/1180
    • ACT Range 21/26
    • Average HS GPA 3.6
    • Students: 6,543
    • Tuition:$8,421
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Your 1000 SAT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 51%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 47%
    • SAT Range 1000/1220
    • ACT Range 20/26
    • Average HS GPA 3.46
    • Students: 1,269
    • Tuition:$36,806
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Your 1000 SAT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 66%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 53%
    • SAT Range 1000/1350
    • ACT Range 20/28
    • Average HS GPA 3.44*
    • Students: 3,023
    • Tuition:$8,238
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 1000 SAT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 65%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 52%
    • SAT Range 970/1200
    • ACT Range 20/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.18
    • Students: 2,302
    • Tuition:$29,188
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Your 1000 SAT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 63%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 53%
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    Alfred University

    • SAT Range 950/1170
    • ACT Range 19/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.29*
    • Students: 3,737
    • Tuition:$8,570
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Your 1000 SAT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 63%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 56%
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    SUNY College of Technology at Alfred

    • SAT Range 940/1290
    • ACT Range 22/29
    • Average HS GPA 3.02
    • Students: 4,838
    • Tuition:$27,975
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 1000 SAT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 76%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 69%
    • SAT Range 970/1160
    • ACT Range 19/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.51
    • Students: 2,428
    • Tuition:$39,440
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Your 1000 SAT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 66%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 57%
    • SAT Range 1000/1190
    • ACT Range 20/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.3
    • Students: 4,824
    • Tuition:$42,860
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Your 1000 SAT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 70%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 58%
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    Rider University

    • SAT Range 970/1170
    • ACT Range 21/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.3
    • Students: 4,655
    • Tuition:$8,488
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Your 1000 SAT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 76%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 69%
    • SAT Range 940/1170
    • ACT Range 18/26
    • Average HS GPA 3.26
    • Students: 1,596
    • Tuition:$39,216
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Your 1000 SAT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 57%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 51%
    • SAT Range 990/1230
    • ACT Range 19/26
    • Average HS GPA 3.1
    • Students: 1,452
    • Tuition:$10,559
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Your 1000 SAT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 74%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 64%
    • SAT Range 990/1210
    • ACT Range 21/27
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 1,977
    • Tuition:$13,698
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Your 1000 SAT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 78%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 69%
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    University of Connecticut Stamford

    • SAT Range 980/1160
    • ACT Range 20/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.18
    • Students: 1,281
    • Tuition:$13,900
      Admissions Standards  Easy Requirements
    • Your 1000 SAT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 49%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 39%
    • SAT Range 1000/1200
    • ACT Range 20/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.31*
    • Students: 2,122
    • Tuition:$25,270
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Your 1000 SAT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 64%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 51%
    • SAT Range 1000/1210
    • ACT Range 20/25
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 622
    • Tuition:$13,702
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Your 1000 SAT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 64%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 51%
    • SAT Range 980/1190
    • ACT Range 20/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.21
    • Students: 4,099
    • Tuition:$31,450
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Your 1000 SAT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 65%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 55%
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    Point Park University

    • SAT Range 970/1180
    • ACT Range 22/27
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 830
    • Tuition:$13,702
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Your 1000 SAT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 76%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 68%
    • SAT Range 1000/1190
    • ACT Range 18/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.32*
    • Students: 9,621
    • Tuition:$13,739
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Your 1000 SAT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 84%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 76%
    • SAT Range 920/1190
    • ACT Range 17/23
    • Average HS GPA 3.0
    • Students: 848
    • Tuition:$25,598
      Admissions Standards  Easy Requirements
    • Your 1000 SAT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 64%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 59%
    • SAT Range 970/1170
    • ACT Range 18/23
    • Average HS GPA 3.23*
    • Students: 1,531
    • Tuition:$35,788
      Admissions Standards  Easy Requirements
    • Your 1000 SAT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 67%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 58%
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    College of Our Lady of the Elms

    • SAT Range 1000/1180
    • ACT Range 17/23
    • Average HS GPA 3.23*
    • Students: 7,171
    • Tuition:$14,835
      Admissions Standards  Easy Requirements
    • Your 1000 SAT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 71%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 59%
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    Rutgers University Camden

    • SAT Range 960/1200
    • ACT Range 18/23
    • Average HS GPA 3.23
    • Students: 1,143
    • Tuition:$27,279
      Admissions Standards  Easy Requirements
    • Your 1000 SAT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 76%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 69%
    • SAT Range 990/1190
    • ACT Range 19/26
    • Average HS GPA 3.35
    • Students: 8,513
    • Tuition:$13,921
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Your 1000 SAT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 78%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 69%