Western Colleges for a 1460 on the SAT

What Western colleges can I apply to with a SAT score of 1460?

With a 1460 on the SAT, these Western colleges are a good match for your score

Looking at the most recent published freshman class SAT scores for all Western colleges, we've found 13 schools where submitting a 1460 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 1460 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 1460 a good SAT score?

A score of 1460 rocks. You're a top one percenter now. It places you in the top 98th percentile nationally out of the 1.7 million test takers of the SAT entrance exam. The score indicates you've done an exceptional job answering the questions on the Math and Evidence-Based Reading & Writing sections of the test.

What is the ACT equivalent to a 1460 SAT score?

For comparison purposes, a 1460 on the SAT converts to a 33 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 1460 SAT Colleges

Displaying 13 colleges where your 1460 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 66 target schools (good chance), 21 reach (harder) schools and 516 safety (easier) schools you can consider.

Stanford University
S
Stanford, CA
Stanford University

Private 4 Year

6 reviews

1510 Average SAT

#2 Best Colleges in America

  • 17,381enrollment
  • $16,779net price
  • 4%acceptance rate
  • 1440-1570SAT range
  • 32-35ACT range
  • 4.18Avg GPA
Your 1460 SAT
Admission Chance3%
University of California Los Angeles
C
Los Angeles, CA
University of California Los Angeles

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

1420 Average SAT

#4 Best Public Universities in America

  • 44,537enrollment
  • $15,718net price
  • 12%acceptance rate
  • 1300-1530SAT range
  • 29-35ACT range
  • 4.29Avg GPA
Your 1460 SAT
Admission Chance14%
University of Southern California
S
Los Angeles, CA
University of Southern California

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

1450 Average SAT

#5 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 47,310enrollment
  • $37,521net price
  • 11%acceptance rate
  • 1360-1530SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.73Avg GPA
Your 1460 SAT
Admission Chance12%
University of Washington Seattle Campus
W
Seattle, WA
University of Washington Seattle Campus

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

1350 Average SAT

#7 Best Public Universities in America

  • 47,400enrollment
  • $10,692net price
  • 52%acceptance rate
  • 1220-1470SAT range
  • 27-33ACT range
  • 3.75Avg GPA
Your 1460 SAT
Admission Chance64%
University of California Berkeley
C
Berkeley, CA
University of California Berkeley

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

1430 Average SAT

#6 Best Public Universities in America

  • 42,501enrollment
  • $18,522net price
  • 16%acceptance rate
  • 1330-1530SAT range
  • 31-35ACT range
  • 3.86Avg GPA
Your 1460 SAT
Admission Chance18%
University of California Santa Barbara
C
Santa Barbara, CA
University of California Santa Barbara

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

1360 Average SAT

#6 Best Public Universities in California

  • 25,976enrollment
  • $16,767net price
  • 30%acceptance rate
  • 1230-1480SAT range
  • 27-34ACT range
  • 3.96Avg GPA
Your 1460 SAT
Admission Chance40%
University of California San Diego
C
La Jolla, CA
University of California San Diego

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

1370 Average SAT

#9 Best Public Universities in America

  • 37,887enrollment
  • $14,864net price
  • 31%acceptance rate
  • 1250-1490SAT range
  • 26-34ACT range
  • 3.82*Avg GPA
Your 1460 SAT
Admission Chance40%
Pomona College
P
Claremont, CA
Pomona College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

1470 Average SAT

#19 Best Colleges in America

  • 1,573enrollment
  • $18,500net price
  • 7%acceptance rate
  • 1390-1540SAT range
  • 32-35ACT range
  • 3.89*Avg GPA
Your 1460 SAT
Admission Chance7%
Occidental College
O
Los Angeles, CA
Occidental College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

1390 Average SAT

#9 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 1,930enrollment
  • $35,362net price
  • 37%acceptance rate
  • 1300-1480SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Your 1460 SAT
Admission Chance47%
Colorado School of Mines
C
Golden, CO
Colorado School of Mines

Public 4 Year

5 reviews

1310 Average SAT

#1 Best Public Universities in Colorado

  • 6,325enrollment
  • $26,856net price
  • 53%acceptance rate
  • 1160-1460SAT range
  • 27-33ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA
Your 1460 SAT
Admission Chance66%
Reed College
R
Portland, OR
Reed College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

1420 Average SAT

#1 Best Value in Oregon

  • 1,503enrollment
  • $32,069net price
  • 39%acceptance rate
  • 1325-1520SAT range
  • 30-34ACT range
  • 3.9Avg GPA
Your 1460 SAT
Admission Chance44%
Claremont McKenna College
C
Claremont, CA
Claremont McKenna College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

1440 Average SAT

#21 Best Colleges in America

  • 1,327enrollment
  • $24,456net price
  • 10%acceptance rate
  • 1360-1510SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.89*Avg GPA
Your 1460 SAT
Admission Chance12%
Scripps College
S
Claremont, CA
Scripps College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

1410 Average SAT

#6 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 1,071enrollment
  • $39,702net price
  • 32%acceptance rate
  • 1333-1490SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • 4.13Avg GPA
Your 1460 SAT
Admission Chance40%