Southern Colleges for a 1400 on the SAT

What Southern colleges accept a 1400 SAT score?

1400 SAT Score, 95% Percentile

These Southern 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 27 Southern 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 Southern 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 27 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 162 target schools (good chance), 24 reach (harder) schools and 1,458 safety (easier) schools you can consider.

Trinity University
T
San Antonio, TX

Trinity University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

1370 Average SAT Composite

Test Optional

#2 Best Colleges in Texas

  • 2,704enrollment
  • $31,141net price
  • 34%acceptance rate
  • 1280-1468SAT range
  • 29-33ACT range
  • 3.68Avg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance38%

Applications Due Jan 15

University of Maryland Baltimore County
M
Baltimore, MD

University of Maryland Baltimore County

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

1320 Average SAT Composite

Test Optional

#3 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 13,638enrollment
  • $16,868net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 1220-1410SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.97Avg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance88%

Applications Due Feb 1

Rhodes College
R
Memphis, TN

Rhodes College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

1410 Average SAT Composite

Test Optional

#3 Best Colleges in Tennessee

  • 2,073enrollment
  • $29,852net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 1330-1490SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.99Avg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance55%

Applications Due Jan 15

Furman University
F
Greenville, SC

Furman University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

1330 Average SAT Composite

Test Optional

#1 Best Private Colleges in South Carolina

  • 2,463enrollment
  • $37,761net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 1240-1422SAT range
  • 29-33ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance80%

Applications Due Jan 15

University of Alabama at Huntsville
A
Huntsville, AL

University of Alabama at Huntsville

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

1300 Average SAT Composite

 

#3 Best Value Colleges in Alabama

  • 9,636enrollment
  • $16,990net price
  • 74%acceptance rate
  • 1170-1420SAT range
  • 24-31ACT range
  • 3.81Avg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance83%

St John's College
S
Annapolis, MD

St John's College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

1390 Average SAT Composite

Test Optional

 

  • 540enrollment
  • $30,806net price
  • 53%acceptance rate
  • 1290-1480SAT range
  • 27-30ACT range
  • 3.81Avg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance56%

Centre College
C
Danville, KY

Centre College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

1350 Average SAT Composite

Test Optional

#1 Best Value in Kentucky

  • 1,320enrollment
  • $22,748net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 1235-1465SAT range
  • 27-33ACT range
  • 3.62Avg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance74%

Applications Due Jan 15

Eastern Mennonite University
E
Harrisonburg, VA

Eastern Mennonite University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

1320 Average SAT Composite

Test Optional

#3 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 1,342enrollment
  • $22,766net price
  • 95%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1590SAT range
  • 25-34ACT range
  • 3.7Avg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance96%

St John's College
S
Santa Fe, NM

St John's College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

1380 Average SAT Composite

Test Optional

 

  • 449enrollment
  • $26,913net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • 1280-1470SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.74Avg GPA
Your 1400 SAT
Admission Chance67%