Colleges for a 1090 on the SAT

What colleges can I apply to with a SAT score of 1090?

With a 1090 on the SAT, these are the colleges you have a competitive chance to get into

Looking at the most recent published freshman class SAT scores for all U.S. colleges, we've found 845 schools where submitting a 1090 with your college application places you around the middle SAT score range of admitted students' average SAT scores. They represent the most popular schools where you will be a competitive applicant and those which have historically accepted a 1090 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 1090 a good SAT score?

A score of 1090 is a little better than average. It places you in the top 57th percentile nationally out of the 1.7 million test takers of the SAT entrance exam. The score indicates you've done a slightly above average job answering the questions on the Math and Evidence-Based Reading & Writing sections of the test. If a 1090 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 1090 SAT score?

For comparison purposes, a 1090 on the SAT converts to a 21 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.

845 results found

Displaying 845 target schools where your 1090 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 183 reach schools and 389 safety schools you can consider.

Florida Gulf Coast University
F
Fort Myers, FL
Florida Gulf Coast University

Public 4 Year

65% acceptance rate

  • 15,031enrollment
  • $13,456net price
  • $6,118tuition
  • 1060-1210SAT range
  • 21-25ACT range
  • 3.37Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance57%
University of Illinois at Chicago
I
Chicago, IL
University of Illinois at Chicago

Public 4 Year

76% acceptance rate

  • 31,683enrollment
  • $11,884net price
  • $13,764tuition
  • 1020-1220SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.29Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance73%
University of North Texas
N
Denton, TX
University of North Texas

Public 4 Year

71% acceptance rate

  • 38,241enrollment
  • $12,053net price
  • $10,852tuition
  • 1060-1260SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.46*Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance63%
Grand Valley State University
G
Allendale, MI
Grand Valley State University

Public 4 Year

83% acceptance rate

  • 24,677enrollment
  • $16,175net price
  • $12,484tuition
  • 1050-1240SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.52Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance78%
West Virginia University
W
Morgantown, WV
West Virginia University

Public 4 Year

82% acceptance rate

  • 26,864enrollment
  • $11,486net price
  • $8,856tuition
  • 1050-1240SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.36Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance77%
California State University Los Angeles
C
Los Angeles, CA
California State University Los Angeles

Public 4 Year

42% acceptance rate

  • 28,036enrollment
  • $3,907net price
  • $6,749tuition
  • 890-1080SAT range
  • 15-20ACT range
  • 3.18Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance57%
Boise State University
B
Boise, ID
Boise State University

Public 4 Year

81% acceptance rate

  • 25,504enrollment
  • $13,363net price
  • $7,694tuition
  • 1030-1220SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance78%
California State University Fullerton
C
Fullerton, CA
California State University Fullerton

Public 4 Year

43% acceptance rate

  • 40,280enrollment
  • $8,562net price
  • $6,886tuition
  • 1040-1220SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.48Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance37%
Spelman College
S
Atlanta, GA
Spelman College

Private 4 Year

39% acceptance rate

  • 2,171enrollment
  • $36,190net price
  • $29,064tuition
  • 1080-1220SAT range
  • 22-26ACT range
  • 3.55Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance29%
California State University Sacramento
C
Sacramento, CA
California State University Sacramento

Public 4 Year

64% acceptance rate

  • 31,902enrollment
  • $9,841net price
  • $7,310tuition
  • 940-1130SAT range
  • 16-22ACT range
  • 3.25Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance71%
Coastal Carolina University
C
Conway, SC
Coastal Carolina University

Public 4 Year

70% acceptance rate

  • 10,641enrollment
  • $16,224net price
  • $11,716tuition
  • 1030-1170SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance68%
Towson University
T
Towson, MD
Towson University

Public 4 Year

79% acceptance rate

  • 22,923enrollment
  • $15,250net price
  • $9,940tuition
  • 1060-1200SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance74%
Old Dominion University
O
Norfolk, VA
Old Dominion University

Public 4 Year

87% acceptance rate

  • 24,176enrollment
  • $15,213net price
  • $10,560tuition
  • 990-1200SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.26Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance87%
Clark Atlanta University
C
Atlanta, GA
Clark Atlanta University

Private 4 Year

52% acceptance rate

  • 3,911enrollment
  • $26,809net price
  • $22,186tuition
  • 950-1110SAT range
  • 18-21ACT range
  • 3.05Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance62%
College of Charleston
C
Charleston, SC
College of Charleston

Public 4 Year

79% acceptance rate

  • 10,783enrollment
  • $19,790net price
  • $12,838tuition
  • 1070-1250SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.84Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance71%
Quinnipiac University
Q
Hamden, CT
Quinnipiac University

Private 4 Year

72% acceptance rate

  • 10,207enrollment
  • $38,665net price
  • $47,960tuition
  • 1090-1260SAT range
  • 23-28ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance60%
Morgan State University
M
Baltimore, MD
Morgan State University

Public 4 Year

66% acceptance rate

  • 7,712enrollment
  • $15,508net price
  • $7,900tuition
  • 920-1080SAT range
  • 16-20ACT range
  • 2.65Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance78%
Georgia Southern University
G
Statesboro, GA
Georgia Southern University

Public 4 Year

68% acceptance rate

  • 26,408enrollment
  • $16,264net price
  • $6,356tuition
  • 1060-1200SAT range
  • 21-25ACT range
  • 3.24Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance61%

FAQs

Is a 1090 a good SAT score?

A score of 1090 is a little better than average. The score puts you in the top 57th percentile of those who take the test. Explore colleges you can get into with a 1090 SAT score.

What colleges can I get into with a 1090 SAT score?

The University of Alabama, University of Kentucky and East Carolina University are some of the best colleges that you have a competitive chance of getting into. Explore the full list: Colleges for a 1090 SAT score.

What percentile is 1090 on the SAT?

A 1090 ranks in the top 57th percentile of all students who take the SAT exam.

What is the equivalent ACT score to a 1090 SAT?

A 1090 converts to a 21 on the ACT using College Board / ACT concordance tables. Explore the colleges: Colleges for a 21 ACT score.