Colleges for a 1300 on the SAT

What colleges can I apply to with a SAT score of 1300?

With a 1300 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 357 schools where submitting a 1300 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 1300 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 1300 a good SAT score?

Yes, a score of 1300 is very good. It places you in the top 88th percentile nationally out of the 1.7 million test takers of the SAT entrance exam. The score indicates you've done a significantly above above average job answering the questions on the Math and Evidence-Based Reading & Writing sections of the test. If a 1300 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 1300 SAT score?

For comparison purposes, a 1300 on the SAT converts to a 28 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.

357 results found

Displaying 357 target schools where your 1300 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 49 reach schools and 1,092 safety schools you can consider.

Florida Institute of Technology
F
Melbourne, FL
 
Florida Institute of Technology

Private 4 Year

65% acceptance rate

  • 6,271enrollment
  • $33,610net price
  • $41,850tuition
  • 1150-1340SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.58Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance72%
University of the Pacific
t
Stockton, CA
University of the Pacific

Private 4 Year

63% acceptance rate

  • 6,493enrollment
  • $32,715net price
  • $48,164tuition
  • 1120-1350SAT range
  • 22-30ACT range
  • 3.47Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance70%
Seton Hall University
S
South Orange, NJ
Seton Hall University

Private 4 Year

70% acceptance rate

  • 10,162enrollment
  • $28,700net price
  • $42,170tuition
  • 1150-1310SAT range
  • 24-28ACT range
  • 3.6*Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance79%
Abilene Christian University
A
Abilene, TX
Abilene Christian University

Private 4 Year

57% acceptance rate

  • 5,204enrollment
  • $27,175net price
  • $34,850tuition
  • 1040-1230SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.58Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance77%
University of Vermont
V
Burlington, VT
University of Vermont

Public 4 Year

68% acceptance rate

  • 13,395enrollment
  • $19,815net price
  • $18,276tuition
  • 1180-1360SAT range
  • 26-31ACT range
  • 3.69*Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance72%
Trinity University
T
San Antonio, TX
Trinity University

Private 4 Year

34% acceptance rate

  • 2,637enrollment
  • $28,540net price
  • $42,976tuition
  • 1260-1430SAT range
  • 27-32ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance28%
Providence College
P
Providence, RI
Providence College

Private 4 Year

49% acceptance rate

  • 4,674enrollment
  • $36,099net price
  • $50,528tuition
  • 1210-1360SAT range
  • 26-30ACT range
  • 3.37Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance52%
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 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance77%
North Georgia College & State University
N
Dahlonega, Georgia
North Georgia College & State University

Public 4 Year

56% acceptance rate

  • 6,062enrollment
  • -net price
  • $5,600tuition
  • 1090-1270SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance72%
Oberlin College
O
Oberlin, OH
Oberlin College

Private 4 Year

36% acceptance rate

  • 2,812enrollment
  • $39,794net price
  • $55,052tuition
  • 1280-1490SAT range
  • 29-31ACT range
  • 3.57Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance27%
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 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance73%
University of Tulsa
T
Tulsa, OK
University of Tulsa

Private 4 Year

41% acceptance rate

  • 4,365enrollment
  • $25,086net price
  • $41,509tuition
  • 1180-1410SAT range
  • 25-32ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance42%
The College of New Jersey
N
Ewing, NJ
The College of New Jersey

Public 4 Year

50% acceptance rate

  • 7,686enrollment
  • $22,894net price
  • $16,551tuition
  • 1160-1350SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.29*Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance56%
Seattle University
S
Seattle, WA
Seattle University

Private 4 Year

76% acceptance rate

  • 7,291enrollment
  • $35,581net price
  • $44,610tuition
  • 1130-1320SAT range
  • 24-30ACT range
  • 3.58Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance83%
University of Maryland Baltimore County
M
Baltimore, MD
University of Maryland Baltimore County

Public 4 Year

58% acceptance rate

  • 13,767enrollment
  • $16,056net price
  • $11,778tuition
  • 1190-1360SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.76Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance62%
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 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance66%
University of Portland
P
Portland, OR
University of Portland

Private 4 Year

75% acceptance rate

  • 4,280enrollment
  • $33,327net price
  • $45,904tuition
  • 1140-1320SAT range
  • 23-28ACT range
  • 3.63Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance82%
University of Nebraska Lincoln
N
Lincoln, NE
University of Nebraska Lincoln

Public 4 Year

80% acceptance rate

  • 25,820enrollment
  • $16,813net price
  • $9,242tuition
  • 1130-1360SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.57*Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance84%

FAQs

Is a 1300 a good SAT score?

Yes, a score of 1300 is very good. The score puts you in the top 88th percentile of those who take the test. Explore colleges you can get into with a 1300 SAT score.

What colleges can I get into with a 1300 SAT score?

University of Florida, The University of Texas at Austin and Florida State University are some of the best colleges that you have a competitive chance of getting into. Explore the full list: Colleges for a 1300 SAT score.

What percentile is 1300 on the SAT?

A 1300 ranks in the top 88th percentile of all students who take the SAT exam.

What is the equivalent ACT score to a 1300 SAT?

A 1300 converts to a 28 on the ACT using College Board / ACT concordance tables. Explore the colleges: Colleges for a 28 ACT score.