New York Colleges for a 1220 on the SAT

What New York colleges can I apply to with a SAT score of 1220?

With a 1220 on the SAT, these are the New York colleges you have a competitive chance to get into

Looking at the most recent published freshman class SAT scores for all New York colleges, we've found 50 schools where submitting a 1220 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 1220 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 1220 a good SAT score?

Yes, a score of 1220 is quite good. It places you in the top 78th percentile nationally out of the 1.7 million test takers of the SAT entrance exam. The score indicates you've done a well above above average job answering the questions on the Math and Evidence-Based Reading & Writing sections of the test. If a 1220 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 1220 SAT score?

For comparison purposes, a 1220 on the SAT converts to a 25 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.

50 results found

Displaying 50 target colleges where your 1220 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 14 reach (harder) schools and 49 safety (easier) schools you can consider.

Syracuse University
S
Syracuse, NY
Syracuse University

Private 4 Year

50% acceptance rate

  • 22,803enrollment
  • $35,306net price
  • $51,853tuition
  • 1180-1370SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Your 1220 SAT
Estimated Chance42%
SUNY at Albany
A
Albany, NY
SUNY at Albany

Public 4 Year

52% acceptance rate

  • 17,944enrollment
  • $16,100net price
  • $10,011tuition
  • 1100-1260SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA
Your 1220 SAT
Estimated Chance59%
University at Buffalo
U
Buffalo, NY
University at Buffalo

Public 4 Year

56% acceptance rate

  • 31,503enrollment
  • $16,120net price
  • $10,099tuition
  • 1160-1330SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA
Your 1220 SAT
Estimated Chance52%
CUNY Hunter College
H
New York, NY
CUNY Hunter College

Public 4 Year

36% acceptance rate

  • 23,202enrollment
  • $5,215net price
  • $7,182tuition
  • 1150-1330SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA
Your 1220 SAT
Estimated Chance33%
St John's University New York
S
Queens, NY
St John's University New York

Private 4 Year

73% acceptance rate

  • 21,635enrollment
  • $25,981net price
  • $41,760tuition
  • 1070-1270SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA
Your 1220 SAT
Estimated Chance78%
Pace University New York
P
New York, NY
Pace University New York

Private 4 Year

76% acceptance rate

  • 13,326enrollment
  • $31,734net price
  • $45,280tuition
  • 1060-1220SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA
Your 1220 SAT
Estimated Chance84%
Hofstra University
H
Hempstead, NY
Hofstra University

Private 4 Year

63% acceptance rate

  • 10,871enrollment
  • $32,566net price
  • $45,700tuition
  • 1150-1330SAT range
  • 24-30ACT range
  • 3.51Avg GPA
Your 1220 SAT
Estimated Chance60%
CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice
J
New York, NY
CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Public 4 Year

41% acceptance rate

  • 15,394enrollment
  • $4,891net price
  • $7,270tuition
  • 980-1140SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.72Avg GPA
Your 1220 SAT
Estimated Chance67%
CUNY Queens College
Q
Flushing, NY
CUNY Queens College

Public 4 Year

48% acceptance rate

  • 19,746enrollment
  • $4,739net price
  • $7,338tuition
  • 1060-1220SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Your 1220 SAT
Estimated Chance61%
Rochester Institute of Technology
R
Rochester, NY
Rochester Institute of Technology

Private 4 Year

66% acceptance rate

  • 16,463enrollment
  • $31,376net price
  • $42,345tuition
  • 1200-1400SAT range
  • 27-32ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Your 1220 SAT
Estimated Chance56%
Skidmore College
S
Saratoga Springs, NY
Skidmore College

Private 4 Year

27% acceptance rate

  • 2,613enrollment
  • $25,254net price
  • $54,420tuition
  • 1220-1400SAT range
  • 27-31ACT range
  • 3.75*Avg GPA
Your 1220 SAT
Estimated Chance18%
Adelphi University
A
Garden City, NY
 
Adelphi University

Private 4 Year

74% acceptance rate

  • 8,146enrollment
  • $27,925net price
  • $38,740tuition
  • 1080-1270SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA
Your 1220 SAT
Estimated Chance79%
Manhattan College
M
Riverdale, NY
Manhattan College

Private 4 Year

75% acceptance rate

  • 4,232enrollment
  • $35,872net price
  • $42,608tuition
  • 1070-1260SAT range
  • 23-27ACT range
  • 3.56Avg GPA
Your 1220 SAT
Estimated Chance80%
CUNY City College
C
New York, NY
CUNY City College

Public 4 Year

48% acceptance rate

  • 16,043enrollment
  • $4,164net price
  • $7,140tuition
  • 1040-1270SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.25*Avg GPA
Your 1220 SAT
Estimated Chance55%
CUNY Bernard M Baruch College
B
New York, NY
CUNY Bernard M Baruch College

Public 4 Year

39% acceptance rate

  • 18,029enrollment
  • $4,544net price
  • $7,262tuition
  • 1220-1390SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.3*Avg GPA
Your 1220 SAT
Estimated Chance27%
Pratt Institute Main
P
Brooklyn, NY
Pratt Institute Main

Private 4 Year

51% acceptance rate

  • 5,015enrollment
  • $43,068net price
  • $51,870tuition
  • 1050-1310SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.63Avg GPA
Your 1220 SAT
Estimated Chance55%
SUNY at Purchase College
P
Purchase, NY
SUNY at Purchase College

Public 4 Year

65% acceptance rate

  • 4,234enrollment
  • $18,142net price
  • $8,698tuition
  • 1060-1270SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA
Your 1220 SAT
Estimated Chance71%
SUNY College at Brockport
B
Brockport, NY
SUNY College at Brockport

Public 4 Year

53% acceptance rate

  • 8,287enrollment
  • $14,960net price
  • $8,412tuition
  • 1020-1180SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.06Avg GPA
Your 1220 SAT
Estimated Chance71%