Maryland Colleges for a 940 on the SAT

What Maryland colleges accept a 940 SAT score?

With a 940 on the SAT, these Maryland colleges are a good match for you

Based on 2021 freshman class SAT scores for all Maryland colleges, here are 6 schools where submitting a 940 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 940 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 940 a good SAT score?

A score of 940 is pretty low. It places you in the bottom 29th percentile nationally out of the 1.7 million test takers of the SAT entrance exam. The score indicates you've done a well below average job answering the questions on the Math and Evidence-Based Reading & Writing sections of the test. Since your score is on the lower end of the range, consider taking a test prep course and re-taking the SAT to see if you can do better.

What is the ACT equivalent to a 940 SAT score?

For comparison purposes, a 940 on the SAT converts to a 17 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 940 SAT Colleges

Displaying 6 colleges where your 940 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 18 target schools (good chance), 9 reach (harder) schools and 9 safety (easier) schools you can consider.

Morgan State University
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HBCU
Baltimore, MD
Morgan State University

Public 4 Year

5 reviews

990 Average SAT

#9 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 7,634enrollment
  • $16,651net price
  • 74%acceptance rate
  • 910-1070SAT range
  • 16-20ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA
Your 940 SAT
Admission Chance66%

Applications Due Nov 1

Bowie State University
B
HBCU
Bowie, MD
Bowie State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

940 Average SAT

#8 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 6,250enrollment
  • $14,322net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 850-1020SAT range
  • 16-19ACT range
  • 2.53Avg GPA
Your 940 SAT
Admission Chance82%

Applications Due Apr 1

University of Maryland Eastern Shore
M
HBCU
Princess Anne, MD
University of Maryland Eastern Shore

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

930 Average SAT

#7 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 2,646enrollment
  • $15,633net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • 840-1010SAT range
  • 16-19ACT range
  • 3.07Avg GPA
Your 940 SAT
Admission Chance65%

Applications Due Jul 15

Frostburg State University
F
Frostburg, MD
Frostburg State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

1020 Average SAT

#5 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 4,857enrollment
  • $15,970net price
  • 74%acceptance rate
  • 910-1130SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA
Your 940 SAT
Admission Chance64%

University of Baltimore
B
Baltimore, MD
University of Baltimore

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

1000 Average SAT

 

  • 4,169enrollment
  • $17,386net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • 930-1078SAT range
  • 19-31ACT range
  • 2.89Avg GPA
Your 940 SAT
Admission Chance70%

Applications Due Feb 15

Coppin State University
C
HBCU
Baltimore, MD
Coppin State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

900 Average SAT

#6 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 2,348enrollment
  • $9,303net price
  • 40%acceptance rate
  • 820-970SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 2.62Avg GPA
Your 940 SAT
Admission Chance49%

Applications Due May 1