Best colleges for 1550 SAT Score are listed here. If you have achieved a SAT score of 1550, then you must choose at least 5 of the below listed colleges, as not only your chances of admissions will be good but also these colleges will be a good match for you. The following list of best suitable colleges for 1550 SAT scores is given so that you can choose a more suitable college, and may not choose a less competitive college or loose admissions because you have applied to a more competitive college.
The data is provided after rigorous scrutinizing of all US colleges and the average SAT scores of their admitted students. But please also note that colleges in US not only consider your SAT score but also take into consideration your GPA and other factors such as leadership qualities, interest in the subject, and participation in the social activities. Your motivation letter also plays a significant role.
Best Suitable US Colleges for 1550 SAT Score
Following is the list of colleges that accept 1550 SAT Score.
|Institute||State||Average SAT Score||SAT Reading Scores||SAT Writing Scores||SAT Math Scores||Acceptance Rate|
|Franklin W Olin College of Engineering||Massachusetts||1537||730 - 780||680 - 770||760 - 800||17.97%|
|University of Chicago||Illinois||1535||740 - 780||700 - 780||770 - 800||6.48%|
|Harvard University||Massachusetts||1534||730 - 780||710 - 790||750 - 800||4.01%|
|Rice University||Texas||1534||720 - 770||680 - 770||770 - 800||9.48%|
|Vanderbilt University||Tennessee||1534||720 - 770||690 - 770||760 - 800||7.14%|
|Harvey Mudd College||California||1533||710 - 760||680 - 760||770 - 800||9.99%|
|Northwestern University||Illinois||1529||720 - 770||680 - 770||750 - 800||6.97%|
|Columbia University in the City of New York||New York||1528||720 - 770||690 - 790||750 - 800||4.13%|
|Stanford University||California||1528||720 - 770||690 - 780||750 - 800||3.95%|
|Yale University||Connecticut||1526||730 - 780||710 - 790||750 - 800||5.31%|
|Washington University in St Louis||Missouri||1524||730 - 770||690 - 770||760 - 800||13%|
|University of Pennsylvania||Pennsylvania||1523||720 - 770||690 - 780||760 - 800||5.87%|
|Carnegie Mellon University||Pennsylvania||1520||710 - 760||670 - 760||770 - 800||13.54%|
|Pomona College||California||1520||730 - 770||680 - 770||740 - 800||6.64%|
|Princeton University||New Jersey||1517||720 - 770||710 - 790||740 - 800||4.38%|
|Brown University||Rhode Island||1517||720 - 770||690 - 780||740 - 800||5.51%|
|Duke University||North Carolina||1516||725 - 765||690 - 780||743 - 793||5.89%|
|Cornell University||New York||1510||700 - 760||-||750 - 800||8.69%|
|Dartmouth College||New Hampshire||1508||710 - 770||670 - 780||730 - 790||6.17%|
|New York University||New York||1507||700 - 770||630 - 730||750 - 800||12.96%|
|Tufts University||Massachusetts||1506||710 - 760||680 - 750||730 - 790||11.43%|
|Swarthmore College||Pennsylvania||1504||710 - 770||680 - 760||720 - 790||7.79%|
|Northeastern University||Massachusetts||1500||700 - 760||640 - 730||730 - 790||18.38%|
|Institute||State||Average SAT Score||SAT Reading Scores||SAT Writing Scores||SAT Maths Scores||Acceptance Rate|
Is 1550 SAT Score good?
A 1550 SAT Score is exceptional. 1550 SAT Score is 99th Percentile of all the SAT takers in the US. Last time 1.7 million students took the SAT test. It means your score is better than 99 percent of all the students who appeared in SAT. The SAT score ranges from 400-1600. However, if you are not satisfied with your result, or your target institution is not in the following list, or in top 10 listed colleges, then you might need to consider re-taking the test to improve your performance.
What percentile is 1550 SAT score?
1550 SAT score is 99th percentile in US. This means you have outperformed 99th percent of the students and 1 percent of the students performed better than you.
Top colleges for 1550 SAT score
If you have scored 1550 in SAT, then the best colleges for you include University of Chicago, Harvard University, Rice University, Vanderbilt University, Harvey Mudd College.