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1550 SAT Score

This SAT score averages 775 points per section.

If you take the test multiple times, your score will most likely fluctuate between the range 1460-1600.



Is 1550 a good SAT score?

This SAT score means that you scored better than 99.77% of test takers.

Total Percentile: 99.77%
Male Percentile: 99.72%
Female Percentile: 99.80%

In 2013, 579 students scored the equivalent of 1550 on the SAT. There were 1,660,047 test takers in 2013.


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



How does an 1550 SAT score translate to an ACT score or to the old SAT scoring?

The score converts to an ACT score of 34 out of 36. A 1550 translates into an old SAT score (2005-2015) of 2320 out of 2400.


What are some schools I should consider with a 1550 SAT score?
(Scores below are for the 25-75th percentile of admitted students)

Research Universities

California Institute of Technology - SAT Scores (1490-1600)
Harvard University - SAT Scores (1410-1600)
Princeton University - SAT Scores (1410-1600)
University of Chicago - SAT Scores (1430-1580)
Yale University - SAT Scores (1410-1590)
Columbia University - SAT Scores (1390-1570)
Dartmouth College - SAT Scores (1360-1560)
Stanford University - SAT Scores (1380-1570)
Vanderbilt University - SAT Scores (1400-1570)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology - SAT Scores (1430-1580)
Brown University - SAT Scores (1330-1540)
Duke University - SAT Scores (1370-1560)
Northwestern University - SAT Scores (1390-1550)
Rice University - SAT Scores (1370-1550)
University of Pennsylvania - SAT Scores (1370-1550)
Washington University in St Louis - SAT Scores (1420-1550)
Georgetown University - SAT Scores (1310-1500)
Tufts University - SAT Scores (1370-1530)
University of Notre Dame - SAT Scores (1340-1530)
Carnegie Mellon University - SAT Scores (1340-1530)
Liberal Arts Colleges

Williams College - SAT Scores (1340-1560)
Amherst College - SAT Scores (1350-1530)
Bowdoin College - SAT Scores (1360-1510)
Harvey Mudd College - SAT Scores (1400-1560)
Pomona College - SAT Scores (1380-1550)
Swarthmore College - SAT Scores (1350-1530)
Wellesley College - SAT Scores (1310-1510)
Carleton College - SAT Scores (1340-1520)
Haverford College - SAT Scores (1310-1490)
Reed College - SAT Scores (1270-1460)
Claremont McKenna College - SAT Scores (1330-1500)
Middlebury College - SAT Scores (1280-1480)
Vassar College - SAT Scores (1310-1470)
Washington and Lee University - SAT Scores (1310-1460)
Wesleyan University - SAT Scores (1300-1480)
Grinnell College - SAT Scores (1250-1510)
Hamilton College - SAT Scores (1300-1470)
Colgate University - SAT Scores (1280-1460)
Bryn Mawr College - SAT Scores (1220-1480)


Recent History

SAT Score 1550, Top 1%
State or Country: New York Program: SAT II: Chemistry 790, Math II 790, Biology 800 AP: Chem 5, European History 5.. GPA Unweighted: 4.0 Gender: Female Profile of Activities: - Varsity Swimming (Captain, 4 yrs) - School Orchestra Cello(4 years) - National Art Honor Society (4 years) - National Spanish Honor Society (2 years, Officer) - National Honor Society (2 years) - Mathletes (4 yrs) - National Spanish Exam Level 3 Bronze - Science Research -Regional Brain Bee 2nd Place etc....
3 Years Ago


SAT Score 1550, Top 30%
-Badminton team: will be 4 years by end of high school(2 years varsity + will be captain senior year) -Career and Job Planning Club: President/Founder -President of advertising committee at library -100+ hours volunteering/community service at library -Secretary of teen volunteer team at library -Member of a Gov. Student Advisory Board of the county I live in(California bay area) -Developed a phone app on iphone and android(Generates a tiny bit of income but there is a projected growth ) -45 hours of volunteering fo...
3 Years Ago


SAT Score 1550, Top 10%
GPA: 3.67 NJ KOREAN MALE ACT: 34 SAT II: US History 770, Physics 770, Math II 770, Spanish I 730, World History 790, Euro History 790, Chemistry 750 AP: US II, World History, Euro History, Physics B, CalculusPhysics C, English Composition, Spanish, Chemistry: All 5s except for 3 on Spanish. 80 Hours Hospital Volunteer Work 4 years School Orchestra, Violin Business Club Spanish Club Creative Writing Club School Magazine 2 year Track varsity, 1 year Baseball Varsity Studied at Phillips Academy over Freshman year su...
4 Years Ago


SAT Score 1550, Top 10%
GPA: 3.67 NJ KOREAN MALE ACT: 34 SAT II: US History 770, Physics 770, Math II 770, Spanish I 730, World History 790, Euro History 790, Chemistry 750 AP: US II, World History, Euro History, Physics B, CalculusPhysics C, English Composition, Spanish, Chemistry: All 5s except for 3 on Spanish. 80 Hours Hospital Volunteer Work 4 years School Orchestra, Violin Business Club Spanish Club Creative Writing Club School Magazine 2 year Track varsity, 1 year Baseball Varsity Studied at Phillips Academy over Freshman year su...
4 Years Ago


SAT Score 1550, Top 10%
LOW GPA: 3.67 BAD DEMOGRAPHIC: NJ KOREAN MALE ACT: 34 SAT II: US History 770, Physics 770, Math II 770, Spanish I 730, World History 790, Euro History 790, Chemistry 750 AP: US II, World History, Euro History, Physics B, Calculus/Physics C, English Composition, Spanish, Chemistry: All 5s except for 3 on Spanish. 80 Hours Hospital Volunteer Work 4 years School Orchestra, Violin Business Club Spanish Club Creative Writing Club School Magazine 2 year Track varsity, 1 year Baseball Varsity Studied at Phillips Academy...
4 Years Ago


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