Colleges for a 1180 on the SAT

What colleges can I apply to with a SAT score of 1180?

With a 1180 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 749 schools where submitting a 1180 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 1180 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 1180 a good SAT score?

Yes, a score of 1180 is a good score. It places you in the top 73rd percentile nationally out of the 1.7 million test takers of the SAT entrance exam. The score indicates you've done an above above average job answering the questions on the Math and Evidence-Based Reading & Writing sections of the test. If a 1180 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 1180 SAT score?

For comparison purposes, a 1180 on the SAT converts to a 24 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.

749 results found

Displaying 749 target schools where your 1180 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 105 reach schools and 611 safety schools you can consider.

Arizona State University
A
Tempe, AZ
Arizona State University

Public 4 Year

85% acceptance rate

  • 51,585enrollment
  • $12,947net price
  • $10,822tuition
  • 1130-1360SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.42Avg GPA
Your 1180 SAT
Estimated Chance81%
Penn State Main Campus
P
University Park, PA
Penn State Main Campus

Public 4 Year

56% acceptance rate

  • 46,810enrollment
  • $25,346net price
  • $18,454tuition
  • 1160-1360SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.59Avg GPA
Your 1180 SAT
Estimated Chance45%
Virginia Tech
V
Blacksburg, VA
Virginia Tech

Public 4 Year

65% acceptance rate

  • 34,683enrollment
  • $18,700net price
  • $13,620tuition
  • 1180-1390SAT range
  • 25-31ACT range
  • 3.95Avg GPA
Your 1180 SAT
Estimated Chance52%
Michigan State University
S
East Lansing, MI
Michigan State University

Public 4 Year

78% acceptance rate

  • 50,351enrollment
  • $16,684net price
  • $14,460tuition
  • 1110-1310SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.62Avg GPA
Your 1180 SAT
Estimated Chance75%
The University of Alabama
A
Tuscaloosa, AL
The University of Alabama

Public 4 Year

59% acceptance rate

  • 38,390enrollment
  • $19,993net price
  • $10,780tuition
  • 1060-1280SAT range
  • 23-31ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Your 1180 SAT
Estimated Chance60%
University of Central Florida
C
Orlando, FL
University of Central Florida

Public 4 Year

43% acceptance rate

  • 68,475enrollment
  • $15,341net price
  • $6,368tuition
  • 1160-1340SAT range
  • 25-29ACT range
  • 3.81Avg GPA
Your 1180 SAT
Estimated Chance33%
San Diego State University
S
San Diego, CA
San Diego State University

Public 4 Year

35% acceptance rate

  • 35,303enrollment
  • $13,363net price
  • $7,488tuition
  • 1110-1310SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Your 1180 SAT
Estimated Chance31%
Auburn University
A
Auburn University, AL
Auburn University

Public 4 Year

75% acceptance rate

  • 30,440enrollment
  • $22,613net price
  • $11,276tuition
  • 1150-1310SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.74Avg GPA
Your 1180 SAT
Estimated Chance68%
The University of Tennessee
T
Knoxville, TN
The University of Tennessee

Public 4 Year

78% acceptance rate

  • 28,894enrollment
  • $20,995net price
  • $13,006tuition
  • 1150-1330SAT range
  • 25-31ACT range
  • 3.85Avg GPA
Your 1180 SAT
Estimated Chance71%
University of Kentucky
K
Lexington, KY
University of Kentucky

Public 4 Year

94% acceptance rate

  • 29,182enrollment
  • $19,361net price
  • $12,245tuition
  • 1080-1300SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.46Avg GPA
Your 1180 SAT
Estimated Chance94%
Purdue University Main Campus
P
West Lafayette, IN
Purdue University Main Campus

Public 4 Year

58% acceptance rate

  • 44,474enrollment
  • $12,117net price
  • $9,992tuition
  • 1180-1410SAT range
  • 25-32ACT range
  • 3.7Avg GPA
Your 1180 SAT
Estimated Chance45%
Texas A & M University College Station
T
College Station, TX
Texas A & M University College Station

Public 4 Year

68% acceptance rate

  • 68,679enrollment
  • $19,554net price
  • $11,870tuition
  • 1170-1380SAT range
  • 25-31ACT range
  • 3.68*Avg GPA
Your 1180 SAT
Estimated Chance57%
East Carolina University
E
Greenville, NC
East Carolina University

Public 4 Year

82% acceptance rate

  • 28,718enrollment
  • $13,327net price
  • $7,188tuition
  • 1040-1190SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.59Avg GPA
Your 1180 SAT
Estimated Chance88%
University of Hawaii at Manoa
H
Honolulu, HI
University of Hawaii at Manoa

Public 4 Year

84% acceptance rate

  • 17,710enrollment
  • $15,479net price
  • $11,970tuition
  • 1050-1240SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.46Avg GPA
Your 1180 SAT
Estimated Chance86%
University of Arizona
A
Tucson, AZ
University of Arizona

Public 4 Year

84% acceptance rate

  • 44,097enrollment
  • $15,758net price
  • $12,467tuition
  • 1070-1310SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.42Avg GPA
Your 1180 SAT
Estimated Chance83%
Kennesaw State University
K
Kennesaw, Georgia
Kennesaw State University

Public 4 Year

62% acceptance rate

  • 24,176enrollment
  • $15,451net price
  • $5,912tuition
  • 1070-1250SAT range
  • 21-24ACT range
  • 3.22Avg GPA
Your 1180 SAT
Estimated Chance65%
University of Colorado Boulder
C
Boulder, CO
University of Colorado Boulder

Public 4 Year

82% acceptance rate

  • 36,681enrollment
  • $20,323net price
  • $12,532tuition
  • 1150-1360SAT range
  • 25-31ACT range
  • 3.56Avg GPA
Your 1180 SAT
Estimated Chance76%
Texas State University
T
San Marcos, TX
Texas State University

Public 4 Year

46% acceptance rate

  • 38,644enrollment
  • $13,579net price
  • $10,280tuition
  • 1010-1180SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.38*Avg GPA
Your 1180 SAT
Estimated Chance59%

FAQs

Is a 1180 a good SAT score?

Yes, a score of 1180 is a good score. The score puts you in the top 73rd percentile of those who take the test. Explore colleges you can get into with a 1180 SAT score.

What colleges can I get into with a 1180 SAT score?

Arizona State University, Penn State Main Campus and Virginia Tech are some of the best colleges that you have a competitive chance of getting into. Explore the full list: Colleges for a 1180 SAT score.

What percentile is 1180 on the SAT?

A 1180 ranks in the top 73rd percentile of all students who take the SAT exam.

What is the equivalent ACT score to a 1180 SAT?

A 1180 converts to a 24 on the ACT using College Board / ACT concordance tables. Explore the colleges: Colleges for a 24 ACT score.