Colleges for a 1400 on the SAT

What colleges accept a 1400 SAT score?

These colleges are a good match for you

If you've achieved a score of 1400 on your SATs, this places you squarely within the average range for accepted students at 143 U.S. colleges. This list features popular colleges where your application will likely be competitive, given their historical acceptance of students with a 1400 SAT score. However, it's crucial to remember that a good SAT score is not the sole criterion for admission. In fact, may colleges are now test optional. It's equally significant to maintain a Grade Point Average (GPA) that aligns with the college's expectations for incoming students. The creation of this list is rooted in a comprehensive analysis of SAT scores from students admitted to all U.S. colleges

Is a 1400 SAT good?

Yes, a score of 1400 it is extremely good. It situates you in the top 95th percentile on the national scale, outperforming the majority of the 1.7 million SAT test takers. This score signifies your significantly above average performance in answering questions in the Math and Evidence-Based Reading & Writing sections of the exam. The SAT is scored out of a maximum of 1600 and a minimum of 400, meaning your 1400 score represents 88% of the total possible points. If a 1400 does not meet the requirements of your preferred college, you might want to consider enrolling in a test prep course to potentially enhance your score.

Demographic comparisons for a 1400

Let's examine how a 1400 SAT score stacks up to the national averages across various demographic groups

Gender

  • Male: A 1400 is 333 points (31%) higher than the average male SAT score of 1067
  • Female: A 1400 is 346 points (33%) higher than the average female SAT score of 1054

Race/ethnicity

  • White: A 1400 is 288 points (26%) higher than the average white SAT score of 1112
  • Black: A 1400 is 466 points (50%) higher than the average black SAT score of 934
  • Hispanic: A 1400 is 433 points (45%) higher than the average Hispanic SAT score of 967
  • Asian: A 1400 is 161 points (13%) higher than the average Asian SAT score of 1239
  • Pacific Islander: A 1400 is 450 points (47%) higher than the average Pacific Islander SAT score of 950
  • American Indian/Alaska Native: A 1400 is 473 points (51%) higher than the average American Indian/Alaska Native SAT score of 927
  • Two or more races: A 1400 is 284 points (25%) higher than the average two or more races SAT score of 1116

All groups

  • All Students: A 1400 is 340 points higher than the average SAT score for all students of 1060

What is the ACT equivalent to a 1400 SAT score?

A 1400 on the SAT translates to a 31 on the ACT according to the concordance provided by the College Board and ACT. It's important to note that not all colleges disclose admission data for both the SAT and ACT. As such, we recommend checking our listings for each test to identify schools with similar academic profiles.

What percentile is a 1400 SAT score?

Scoring a 1400 on the SAT places you in the 95th percentile nationwide. This implies that your performance surpassed 95% of all test takers. To put this in perspective, about 1.7 million students sit for the SAT each year. Thus, with your score, you've outperformed about 1,615,000 students placing you ahead of the majority with only 85,000 test takers achieving a higher score.

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List of 1400 SAT Colleges

Displaying 143 colleges where your 1400 SAT score is within the typical range of past accepted students. You have a chance at being accepted but admission may be challenging at more selective colleges. Hint: Filter by admission chance for 579 target schools (good chance), 153 reach (harder) schools and 4,278 safety (easier) schools you can consider.

Grinnell College
G
Grinnell, IA

Grinnell College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

1460 Average SAT Score

Test Optional

#1 Best Value in Iowa

  • 1,759enrollment
  • $33,467net price
  • 11%acceptance rate
  • 1380-1530SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.89Estimated Avg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance7%

Applications Due Jan 15

Kenyon College
K
Gambier, OH

Kenyon College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

1430 Average SAT Score

Test Optional

#2 Best Colleges in Ohio

  • 1,885enrollment
  • $43,044net price
  • 34%acceptance rate
  • 1350-1515SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.84Estimated Avg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance29%

Applications Due Jan 15

Stevens Institute of Technology
S
Hoboken, NJ

Stevens Institute of Technology

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

1450 Average SAT Score

Test Optional

#2 Best Colleges in New Jersey

  • 9,314enrollment
  • $41,689net price
  • 46%acceptance rate
  • 1380-1510SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.88Avg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance35%

Gettysburg College
G
Gettysburg, PA

Gettysburg College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

1400 Average SAT Score

Test Optional

#10 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 2,854enrollment
  • $33,882net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 1350-1440SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance58%

Applications Due Jan 15

Lewis & Clark College
L
Portland, OR

Lewis & Clark College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

1330 Average SAT Score

Test Optional

#3 Best Colleges in Oregon

  • 3,595enrollment
  • $35,832net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 1260-1400SAT range
  • 29-32ACT range
  • 3.95Avg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance81%

Applications Due Jan 15

Rhodes College
R
Memphis, TN

Rhodes College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

1390 Average SAT Score

Test Optional

#3 Best Colleges in Tennessee

  • 2,008enrollment
  • $30,672net price
  • 54%acceptance rate
  • 1310-1470SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.99Avg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance56%

Applications Due Jan 15

Furman University
F
Greenville, SC

Furman University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

1360 Average SAT Score

Test Optional

#1 Best Private Colleges in South Carolina

  • 2,443enrollment
  • $33,370net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 1260-1455SAT range
  • 27-32ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance73%

Applications Due Jan 15

St Olaf College
S
Northfield, MN

St Olaf College

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

1390 Average SAT Score

Test Optional

#3 Best Value Colleges in Minnesota

  • 3,046enrollment
  • $26,171net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 1300-1480SAT range
  • 28-33ACT range
  • 3.68Avg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance58%

Applications Due Jan 15

Saint Louis University Main Campus
S
Saint Louis, MO

Saint Louis University Main Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

1310 Average SAT Score

Test Optional

#2 Best Colleges in Missouri

  • 15,755enrollment
  • $29,651net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • 1210-1400SAT range
  • 26-31ACT range
  • 3.95Avg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance92%

Illinois Institute of Technology
I
Chicago, IL

Illinois Institute of Technology

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

1320 Average SAT Score

Test Optional

#5 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 6,943enrollment
  • $28,702net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 1220-1410SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.84Avg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance74%

Applications Due Mar 1

University of Alabama at Birmingham
A
Birmingham, AL

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

1310 Average SAT Score

Test Optional

#1 Best Value Colleges in Alabama

  • 21,639enrollment
  • $16,834net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • 1200-1410SAT range
  • 23-30ACT range
  • 3.82Avg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance92%

Applications Due Jun 1

Macalester College
M
Saint Paul, MN

Macalester College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

1420 Average SAT Score

Test Optional

#2 Best Colleges in Minnesota

  • 2,175enrollment
  • $36,095net price
  • 28%acceptance rate
  • 1340-1500SAT range
  • 30-34ACT range
  • 3.81Estimated Avg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance25%

Applications Due Jan 15

The College of Wooster
W
Wooster, OH

The College of Wooster

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

1350 Average SAT Score

Test Optional

#1 Best Value Colleges in Ohio

  • 1,967enrollment
  • $28,976net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 1250-1450SAT range
  • 27-32ACT range
  • 3.76Avg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance64%

Applications Due Feb 15

Trinity College
T
Hartford, CT

Trinity College

Private 4 Year

5 reviews

1390 Average SAT Score

Test Optional

#3 Best Colleges in Connecticut

  • 2,205enrollment
  • $32,704net price
  • 36%acceptance rate
  • 1300-1470SAT range
  • 30-32ACT range
  • 3.8Estimated Avg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance39%

Applications Due Jan 17

Colorado College
C
Colorado Springs, CO

Colorado College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

1370 Average SAT Score

Test Optional

#1 Best Value in Colorado

  • 2,203enrollment
  • $33,178net price
  • 16%acceptance rate
  • 1260-1480SAT range
  • 29-33ACT range
  • 3.98Avg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance18%

Applications Due Jan 15

Whitman College
W
Walla Walla, WA

Whitman College

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

1380 Average SAT Score

Test Optional

#1 Best Private Colleges in Washington

  • 1,493enrollment
  • $39,935net price
  • 48%acceptance rate
  • 1293-1473SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • 3.68Avg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance51%

Applications Due Jan 15

Rose Hulman Institute of Technology
R
Terre Haute, IN

Rose Hulman Institute of Technology

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

1390 Average SAT Score

Test Optional

#3 Best Private Colleges in Indiana

  • 2,188enrollment
  • $41,678net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 1290-1483SAT range
  • 27-33ACT range
  • 4.0Avg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance75%

Applications Due Mar 1

Franklin and Marshall College
F
Lancaster, PA

Franklin and Marshall College

Private 4 Year

6 reviews

1380 Average SAT Score

Test Optional

#6 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 1,990enrollment
  • $31,135net price
  • 36%acceptance rate
  • 1310-1440SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance42%

Applications Due Jan 15

FAQs

Is a 1400 a good SAT score?

Yes, a score of 1400 it is extremely good. The score puts you in the top 95th percentile of those who take the test. Explore colleges you can get into with a 1400 SAT score.

What colleges can I get into with a 1400 SAT score?

University of Florida, The University of Texas at Austin and University of Michigan are some of the best colleges that you have a competitive chance of getting into. Explore the full list: Colleges for a 1400 SAT score.

What percentile is 1400 on the SAT?

A 1400 ranks in the top 95th percentile of all students who take the SAT exam.

What is the equivalent ACT score to a 1400 SAT?

A 1400 converts to a 31 on the ACT using College Board / ACT concordance tables. Explore the colleges: Colleges for a 31 ACT score.