Mid Atlantic Colleges for a 1420 on the SAT

What Mid Atlantic colleges accept a 1420 SAT score?

With a 1420 on the SAT, these Mid Atlantic colleges are a good match for you

Based on 2021 freshman class SAT scores for all Mid Atlantic colleges, here are 23 schools where submitting a 1420 with your college application places you around the middle SAT score range of admitted students. This list represents the most popular schools where you will be a competitive applicant and those which have historically accepted a 1420 SAT score. 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 1420 a good SAT score?

Yes, with a score of 1420 you're amongst the best students in the country. It places you in the top 96th percentile nationally out of the 1.7 million test takers of the SAT entrance exam. The score indicates you've done an excellent job answering the questions on the Math and Evidence-Based Reading & Writing sections of the test.

What is the ACT equivalent to a 1420 SAT score?

For comparison purposes, a 1420 on the SAT converts to a 32 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.


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List of 1420 SAT Colleges

Displaying 23 colleges where your 1420 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 81 target schools (good chance), 24 reach (harder) schools and 573 safety (easier) schools you can consider.

New York University
N
New York, NY
New York University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

1460 Average SAT

#6 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 52,775enrollment
  • $45,417net price
  • 21%acceptance rate
  • 1370-1540SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.71Avg GPA
Your 1420 SAT
Admission Chance17%

Applications Due Jan 1

Villanova University
V
Villanova, PA
Villanova University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

1390 Average SAT

#8 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 11,032enrollment
  • $38,303net price
  • 31%acceptance rate
  • 1320-1460SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • 4.23Avg Weighted GPA
Your 1420 SAT
Admission Chance37%

Applications Due Jan 7

Cornell University
C
Ithaca, NY
Cornell University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

1470 Average SAT

#17 Best Colleges in America

  • 23,620enrollment
  • $27,522net price
  • 11%acceptance rate
  • 1400-1540SAT range
  • 32-35ACT range
  • 3.9Estimated Avg GPA
Your 1420 SAT
Admission Chance7%

Applications Due Jan 2

Stony Brook University
S
Stony Brook, NY
Stony Brook University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

1340 Average SAT

#2 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 26,782enrollment
  • $16,478net price
  • 49%acceptance rate
  • 1230-1440SAT range
  • 26-32ACT range
  • 3.9Avg GPA
Your 1420 SAT
Admission Chance62%

Applications Due Mar 1

SUNY at Binghamton
B
Vestal, NY
SUNY at Binghamton

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

1370 Average SAT

#23 Best Public Universities in America

  • 18,148enrollment
  • $19,061net price
  • 43%acceptance rate
  • 1290-1450SAT range
  • 29-32ACT range
  • 4.0Avg GPA
Your 1420 SAT
Admission Chance53%

Applications Due Mar 15

University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Campus
P
Pittsburgh, PA
University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Campus

Public 4 Year

5 reviews

1330 Average SAT

#1 Best Public Universities in Pennsylvania

  • 32,277enrollment
  • $22,346net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • 1243-1420SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 4.11Avg Weighted GPA
Your 1420 SAT
Admission Chance77%

Applications Due Apr 1

Bucknell University
B
Lewisburg, PA
Bucknell University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

1340 Average SAT

#7 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 3,726enrollment
  • $39,359net price
  • 38%acceptance rate
  • 1250-1430SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA
Your 1420 SAT
Admission Chance52%

Applications Due Jan 15

Colgate University
C
Hamilton, NY
Colgate University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

1390 Average SAT

#3 Best Value Colleges in New York

  • 3,054enrollment
  • $25,935net price
  • 27%acceptance rate
  • 1300-1470SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • 3.68Avg GPA
Your 1420 SAT
Admission Chance33%

Applications Due Jan 15

Lehigh University
L
Bethlehem, PA
Lehigh University

Private 4 Year

6 reviews

1350 Average SAT

#5 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 7,067enrollment
  • $29,098net price
  • 50%acceptance rate
  • 1260-1433SAT range
  • 29-33ACT range
  • 3.81Estimated Avg GPA
Your 1420 SAT
Admission Chance63%

Applications Due Jan 1

University of Rochester
R
Rochester, NY
University of Rochester

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

1420 Average SAT

#9 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 11,741enrollment
  • $36,254net price
  • 35%acceptance rate
  • 1330-1510SAT range
  • 30-34ACT range
  • 3.75Avg GPA
Your 1420 SAT
Admission Chance35%

Applications Due Jan 5

Barnard College
B
New York, NY
Barnard College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

1430 Average SAT

#4 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 2,744enrollment
  • $30,572net price
  • 14%acceptance rate
  • 1350-1518SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.85Estimated Avg GPA
Your 1420 SAT
Admission Chance13%

Applications Due Jan 1

Vassar College
V
Poughkeepsie, NY
Vassar College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

1440 Average SAT

#7 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 2,435enrollment
  • $26,028net price
  • 25%acceptance rate
  • 1360-1520SAT range
  • 32-34ACT range
  • 3.86Estimated Avg GPA
Your 1420 SAT
Admission Chance22%

Applications Due Jan 1

Lafayette College
L
Easton, PA
Lafayette College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

1350 Average SAT

#6 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 2,514enrollment
  • $28,735net price
  • 36%acceptance rate
  • 1250-1440SAT range
  • 28-33ACT range
  • 3.53Avg GPA
Your 1420 SAT
Admission Chance48%

Applications Due Jan 15

Swarthmore College
S
Swarthmore, PA
Swarthmore College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

1470 Average SAT

#19 Best Value Colleges in America

  • 1,437enrollment
  • $20,360net price
  • 9%acceptance rate
  • 1395-1540SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.9Estimated Avg GPA
Your 1420 SAT
Admission Chance6%

Applications Due Jan 1

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
R
Troy, NY
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

1400 Average SAT

#17 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 7,501enrollment
  • $40,661net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 1300-1500SAT range
  • 29-34ACT range
  • 3.93Avg GPA
Your 1420 SAT
Admission Chance60%

Applications Due Jan 15

Rochester Institute of Technology
R
Rochester, NY
Rochester Institute of Technology

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

1320 Average SAT

#19 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 16,158enrollment
  • $36,514net price
  • 74%acceptance rate
  • 1220-1420SAT range
  • 28-33ACT range
  • 3.7Avg GPA
Your 1420 SAT
Admission Chance84%

Applications Due Jun 1

Haverford College
H
Haverford, PA
Haverford College

Private 4 Year

7 reviews

1440 Average SAT

#2 Best Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 1,307enrollment
  • $25,215net price
  • 18%acceptance rate
  • 1360-1520SAT range
  • 32-35ACT range
  • 3.9Estimated Avg GPA
Your 1420 SAT
Admission Chance16%

Applications Due Jan 15

United States Military Academy
A
West Point, New York
United States Military Academy

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

1330 Average SAT

 

  • 4,536enrollment
  • -net price
  • 9%acceptance rate
  • 1210-1440SAT range
  • 28-33ACT range
  • 3.9Avg GPA
Your 1420 SAT
Admission Chance14%

Applications Due Jan 31