Oregon Colleges for a 970 on the SAT

What Oregon colleges can I apply to with a SAT score of 970?

With a 970 on the SAT, these are the Oregon colleges you have a competitive chance to get into

Looking at the most recent published freshman class SAT scores for all Oregon colleges, we've found 3 schools where submitting a 970 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 970 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 970 a good SAT score?

You can probably do better than a score of 970. It places you in the bottom 34th percentile nationally out of the 1.7 million test takers of the SAT entrance exam. The score indicates you've done a 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 970 SAT score?

For comparison purposes, a 970 on the SAT converts to a 18 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.

3 results found

Displaying 3 target colleges where your 970 SAT score is within the typical range of past accepted applicants. You have a competitive chance at being accepted but admission is not a sure thing. Hint: You also have 9 reach (harder) schools and 4 safety (easier) schools you can consider.

Southern Oregon University
Ashland, OR
Southern Oregon University

Public 4 Year

76% acceptance rate

  • 6,278enrollment
  • $9,924net price
  • $9,615tuition
  • 920-1150SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA
Your 970 SAT
Estimated Chance70%
Eastern Oregon University
La Grande, OR
Eastern Oregon University

Public 4 Year

98% acceptance rate

  • 2,978enrollment
  • $14,777net price
  • $8,679tuition
  • 940-1130SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA
Your 970 SAT
Estimated Chance97%
Northwest Christian University
Eugene, OR
Northwest Christian University

Private 4 Year

62% acceptance rate

  • 800enrollment
  • $20,158net price
  • $30,050tuition
  • 940-1170SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.39Avg GPA
Your 970 SAT
Estimated Chance52%