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1270 SAT Score

This SAT score averages 635 points per section.

If you take the test multiple times, your score will most likely fluctuate between the range 1180-1360.



Is 1270 a good SAT score?

This SAT score means that you scored better than 88.0% of test takers.

Total Percentile: 88.0%
Male Percentile: 86.8%
Female Percentile: 89.0%

In 2013, 8,355 students scored the equivalent of 1270 on the SAT. There were 1,660,047 test takers in 2013.


(Data for 2013: Percentiles change depending on the year)



How does an 1270 SAT score translate to an ACT score or to the old SAT scoring?

The score converts to an ACT score of 27 out of 36. A 1270 translates into an old SAT score (2005-2015) of 1900 out of 2400.


What are some schools I should consider with a 1270 SAT score?
(Scores below are for the 25-75th percentile of admitted students)

Research Universities

New York University - SAT Scores (1260-1460)
University of California-Berkeley - SAT Scores (1230-1510)
University of Virginia-Main Campus - SAT Scores (1250-1460)
Brandeis University - SAT Scores (1240-1480)
University of Tulsa - SAT Scores (1130-1390)
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus - SAT Scores (1260-1460)
Tulane University of Louisiana - SAT Scores (1240-1410)
University of Miami - SAT Scores (1230-1420)
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - SAT Scores (1190-1410)
University of Rochester - SAT Scores (1260-1450)
American University - SAT Scores (1150-1340)
George Washington University - SAT Scores (1200-1400)
Southern Methodist University - SAT Scores (1220-1380)
University of Maryland-College Park - SAT Scores (1210-1430)
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities - SAT Scores (1180-1420)
Brigham Young University - SAT Scores (1150-1360)
University of California-Los Angeles - SAT Scores (1180-1460)
Yeshiva University - SAT Scores (1090-1370)
SUNY at Binghamton - SAT Scores (1210-1380)
Boston University - SAT Scores (1190-1400)
Liberal Arts Colleges

Macalester College - SAT Scores (1230-1440)
Barnard College - SAT Scores (1260-1450)
Davidson College - SAT Scores (1220-1430)
Grinnell College - SAT Scores (1250-1510)
Whitman College - SAT Scores (1220-1413)
Kenyon College - SAT Scores (1230-1410)
New College of Florida - SAT Scores (1170-1360)
Wheaton College - SAT Scores (1210-1420)
Beloit College - SAT Scores (1090-1360)
Bryn Mawr College - SAT Scores (1220-1480)
Colby College - SAT Scores (1260-1440)
Colorado College - SAT Scores (1230-1420)
St. Olaf College - SAT Scores (1170-1410)
Earlham College - SAT Scores (1120-1310)
Lewis & Clark College - SAT Scores (1170-1370)
Occidental College - SAT Scores (1210-1400)
Thomas Aquinas College - SAT Scores (1150-1340)
Coe College - SAT Scores (975-1350)
Gettysburg College - SAT Scores (1200-1370)
Rhodes College - SAT Scores (1170-1370)


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SAT Score 1270, Top 10%
International Student State or Country: Singapore Program interested in University: Accounting or finance Studied in Temasek Polytechnic Graduated from Diploma in Accounting and Finance with a GPA of 3.0 O' Levels : L1R4 : 12 Points : L1R5 : 15 Points Gender: Male Profile of Activities: - Played Volleyball for 9 Years in Secondary School and Polytechnic - Won Championship for National Volleyball Tournament (U18) 3 years in a row. - Won Championship for Open Cup tournament - Won 1st runner ...
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SAT Score 1270, Top 20%
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SAT Score 1270, Top 1%
HONORS/AWARDS National Art Honor Society Brown Community Service Award 2014, 2013 Highest Sophomore Member GPA 2014 Woodruff High School All A Academic Award 2014, 2013 9th Grade Math Award 2013 LEADERSHIP National Art Honor Society, Treasurer 2014-2015 Journalism Staff, Editor 2014-2015 Student Council, Junior Class Vice President, Sophomore Class President 2...
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