Colleges for a Low SAT Score

Getting into college with a low SAT score.

College admission test taking is stressful. Not everyone rocks their SAT test. A low score doesn't mean you can't get into college. We've prepared a list of all selective admission, four year colleges which are likely to accept students who scored in the lower fifty percentile on the SAT. Based on school admission history, an applicant with a lower than average SAT has a good chance to get into these 398 schools. Schools are listed in order from low SAT score to highest.

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    • SAT Range 850/1200
    • ACT Range 21/26
    • Average HS GPA 3.59
    • Students: 2,928
    • Tuition:$38,880
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 56%
    • SAT Range 910/1180
    • ACT Range 21/26
    • Average HS GPA 3.6
    • Students: 6,543
    • Tuition:$8,421
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 51%
    • SAT Range 910/1160
    • ACT Range 21/29
    • Average HS GPA 3.45
    • Students: 1,146
    • Tuition:$34,880
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 55%
    • SAT Range 950/1170
    • ACT Range 17/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.28
    • Students: 567
    • Tuition:$25,390
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 57%
    • SAT Range 930/1190
    • ACT Range 18/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.24*
    • Students: 1,255
    • Tuition:$36,358
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 58%
    • SAT Range 950/1170
    • ACT Range 19/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.29*
    • Students: 3,737
    • Tuition:$8,570
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 63%
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    SUNY College of Technology at Alfred

    • SAT Range 920/1180
    • ACT Range 20/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.61
    • Students: 1,117
    • Tuition:$37,296
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 70%
    • SAT Range 950/1170
    • ACT Range 19/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.16
    • Students: 2,900
    • Tuition:$29,860
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 47%
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    North Park University

    • SAT Range 950/1160
    • ACT Range 19/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.38
    • Students: 1,131
    • Tuition:$30,175
      Admissions Standards  Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 64%
    • SAT Range 870/1100
    • ACT Range 18/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.23
    • Students: 770
    • Tuition:$32,766
      Admissions Standards  Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 42%
    • SAT Range 770/1230
    • ACT Range 15/23
    • Average HS GPA 3.07*
    • Students: 691
    • Tuition:$9,580
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 24%
    • SAT Range 930/1150
    • ACT Range 21/29
    • Average HS GPA 3.46*
    • Students: 5,042
    • Tuition:$12,600
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 68%
    • SAT Range 940/1170
    • ACT Range 18/26
    • Average HS GPA 3.26
    • Students: 1,596
    • Tuition:$39,216
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 57%
    • SAT Range 780/1160
    • ACT Range 13/26
    • Average HS GPA 3.34
    • Students: 683
    • Tuition:$26,648
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 41%
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    St. Andrews University

    • SAT Range 920/1150
    • ACT Range 18/24
    • Average HS GPA 3.38
    • Students: 1,132
    • Tuition:$27,130
      Admissions Standards  Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 48%
    • SAT Range 920/1150
    • ACT Range 18/24
    • Average HS GPA 3.37
    • Students: 444
    • Tuition:$28,540
      Admissions Standards  Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 44%
    • SAT Range 950/1120
    • ACT Range 17/23
    • Average HS GPA 3.13
    • Students: 2,169
    • Tuition:$33,720
      Admissions Standards  Very Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 40%
    • SAT Range 940/1120
    • ACT Range 17/23
    • Average HS GPA 3.66
    • Students: 1,048
    • Tuition:$23,690
      Admissions Standards  Very Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 33%
    • SAT Range 950/1130
    • ACT Range 19/24
    • Average HS GPA 3.59
    • Students: 2,990
    • Tuition:$33,434
      Admissions Standards  Very Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 64%
    • SAT Range 920/1140
    • ACT Range 19/24
    • Average HS GPA 3.4
    • Students: 1,846
    • Tuition:$34,004
      Admissions Standards  Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 57%
    • SAT Range 910/1110
    • ACT Range 16/22
    • Average HS GPA 3.15
    • Students: 1,419
    • Tuition:$24,000
      Admissions Standards  Extremely Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 50%
    • SAT Range 910/1140
    • ACT Range 18/24
    • Average HS GPA 2.36
    • Students: 1,294
    • Tuition:$30,520
      Admissions Standards  Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 52%
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    Catawba College

    • SAT Range 890/1090
    • ACT Range 20/25
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 660
    • Tuition:$15,000
      Admissions Standards  Very Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 22%
    • SAT Range 960/1150
    • ACT Range 19/26
    • Average HS GPA 3.5
    • Students: 11,808
    • Tuition:$23,020
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 60%
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    Saint Leo University

    • SAT Range 900/1160
    • ACT Range 18/24
    • Average HS GPA 3.36
    • Students: 1,510
    • Tuition:$26,200
      Admissions Standards  Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 55%
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    Crown College