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.

University of Memphis
M
Memphis, TN
University of Memphis

Public 4 Year

84% acceptance rate

  • 21,458enrollment
  • $13,663net price
  • $9,317tuition
  • 970-1210SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.33Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance84%
The University of Texas at Arlington
T
Arlington, TX
The University of Texas at Arlington

Public 4 Year

80% acceptance rate

  • 47,899enrollment
  • $12,533net price
  • $10,496tuition
  • 1060-1260SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.43*Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance73%
Western Carolina University
W
Cullowhee, NC
Western Carolina University

Public 4 Year

40% acceptance rate

  • 11,639enrollment
  • $14,456net price
  • $3,926tuition
  • 1030-1210SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.67Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance36%
West Chester University of Pennsylvania
W
West Chester, PA
West Chester University of Pennsylvania

Public 4 Year

74% acceptance rate

  • 17,527enrollment
  • $19,348net price
  • $10,412tuition
  • 1050-1200SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.52Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance69%
North Carolina A & T State University
N
Greensboro, NC
North Carolina A & T State University

Public 4 Year

61% acceptance rate

  • 12,142enrollment
  • $11,049net price
  • $6,612tuition
  • 950-1110SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 2.68Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance70%
Sam Houston State University
S
Huntsville, TX
Sam Houston State University

Public 4 Year

79% acceptance rate

  • 21,213enrollment
  • $11,742net price
  • $8,296tuition
  • 1000-1140SAT range
  • 19-23ACT range
  • 3.25*Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance81%
University of Rhode Island
R
Kingston, RI
University of Rhode Island

Public 4 Year

69% acceptance rate

  • 17,777enrollment
  • $18,739net price
  • $14,138tuition
  • 1070-1240SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance60%
The University of Texas at San Antonio
T
San Antonio, TX
The University of Texas at San Antonio

Public 4 Year

79% acceptance rate

  • 32,264enrollment
  • $11,861net price
  • $8,049tuition
  • 1040-1220SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.36*Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance75%
Nova Southeastern University
N
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Nova Southeastern University

Private 4 Year

79% acceptance rate

  • 20,435enrollment
  • $26,740net price
  • $30,900tuition
  • 1080-1290SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.79Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance70%
Morehouse College
M
Atlanta, GA
Morehouse College

Private 4 Year

58% acceptance rate

  • 2,206enrollment
  • $30,566net price
  • $27,576tuition
  • 1010-1210SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.24Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance55%
Illinois State University
I
Normal, IL
Illinois State University

Public 4 Year

89% acceptance rate

  • 20,635enrollment
  • $19,227net price
  • $14,516tuition
  • 1010-1190SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.36Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance88%
Virginia Commonwealth University
V
Richmond, VA
Virginia Commonwealth University

Public 4 Year

86% acceptance rate

  • 30,697enrollment
  • $20,741net price
  • $14,493tuition
  • 1070-1260SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.58Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance80%
Wayne State University
W
Detroit, MI
Wayne State University

Public 4 Year

71% acceptance rate

  • 27,025enrollment
  • $13,287net price
  • $13,097tuition
  • 1010-1210SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.22Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance69%
Mississippi State University
M
Mississippi State, MS
Mississippi State University

Public 4 Year

57% acceptance rate

  • 21,974enrollment
  • $16,056net price
  • $8,650tuition
  • 1070-1330SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.32Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance46%
University of Louisville
L
Louisville, KY
University of Louisville

Public 4 Year

72% acceptance rate

  • 21,430enrollment
  • $17,008net price
  • $11,656tuition
  • 1070-1290SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.53Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance62%
University of Nevada Las Vegas
N
Las Vegas, NV
University of Nevada Las Vegas

Public 4 Year

82% acceptance rate

  • 30,457enrollment
  • $11,582net price
  • $7,985tuition
  • 1030-1240SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.25Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance78%
Montana State University
M
Bozeman, MT
Montana State University

Public 4 Year

82% acceptance rate

  • 16,814enrollment
  • $15,411net price
  • $7,277tuition
  • 1090-1320SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance73%
California State University Chico
C
Chico, CA
California State University Chico

Public 4 Year

65% acceptance rate

  • 17,578enrollment
  • $14,185net price
  • $7,608tuition
  • 1000-1190SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.21Avg GPA
Your 1090 SAT
Estimated Chance64%

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.