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.

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 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance26%
Bradley University
B
Peoria, IL
Bradley University

Private 4 Year

67% acceptance rate

  • 5,882enrollment
  • $25,857net price
  • $33,760tuition
  • 1090-1290SAT range
  • 23-28ACT range
  • 3.69Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance78%
Point Loma Nazarene University
P
San Diego, CA
Point Loma Nazarene University

Private 4 Year

69% acceptance rate

  • 4,592enrollment
  • $31,349net price
  • $35,700tuition
  • 1140-1300SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.78Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance79%
New Jersey Institute of Technology
N
Newark, NJ
New Jersey Institute of Technology

Public 4 Year

64% acceptance rate

  • 11,423enrollment
  • $17,972net price
  • $17,338tuition
  • 1190-1380SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.68*Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance66%
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 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance64%
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 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance38%
Florida Southern College
F
Lakeland, FL
Florida Southern College

Private 4 Year

50% acceptance rate

  • 3,154enrollment
  • $24,888net price
  • $36,348tuition
  • 1130-1300SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.62Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance63%
Muhlenberg College
M
Allentown, PA
Muhlenberg College

Private 4 Year

62% acceptance rate

  • 2,340enrollment
  • $37,029net price
  • $52,595tuition
  • 1170-1360SAT range
  • 26-30ACT range
  • 3.29Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance66%
Gonzaga University
G
Spokane, WA
Gonzaga University

Private 4 Year

66% acceptance rate

  • 7,563enrollment
  • $34,085net price
  • $43,210tuition
  • 1190-1350SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.73Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance70%
Drake University
D
Des Moines, IA
Drake University

Private 4 Year

68% acceptance rate

  • 4,869enrollment
  • $28,277net price
  • $41,396tuition
  • 1140-1360SAT range
  • 24-30ACT range
  • 3.7Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance73%
Wofford College
W
Spartanburg, SC
Wofford College

Private 4 Year

64% acceptance rate

  • 1,666enrollment
  • $27,101net price
  • $43,985tuition
  • 1180-1350SAT range
  • 27-30ACT range
  • 3.54Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance69%
Creighton University
C
Omaha, NE
Creighton University

Private 4 Year

71% acceptance rate

  • 8,910enrollment
  • $31,481net price
  • $39,916tuition
  • 1150-1350SAT range
  • 24-30ACT range
  • 3.75Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance76%
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 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance63%
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 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance79%
University of La Verne
L
La Verne, CA
University of La Verne

Private 4 Year

51% acceptance rate

  • 8,064enrollment
  • $27,718net price
  • $43,050tuition
  • 1020-1200SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.78Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance76%
The New School
N
New York, NY
The New School

Private 4 Year

57% acceptance rate

  • 10,544enrollment
  • $45,601net price
  • $49,064tuition
  • 1150-1360SAT range
  • 24-30ACT range
  • 3.59*Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance62%
Scripps College
S
Claremont, CA
Scripps College

Private 4 Year

24% acceptance rate

  • 1,071enrollment
  • $36,831net price
  • $55,024tuition
  • 1300-1480SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • 4.13Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance16%
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University
F
Tallahassee, FL
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University

Public 4 Year

39% acceptance rate

  • 10,021enrollment
  • $13,529net price
  • $5,785tuition
  • 1040-1170SAT range
  • 19-23ACT range
  • 3.27Avg GPA
Your 1300 SAT
Estimated Chance76%

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.