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1300 SAT Score

This SAT score averages 650 points per section.

If you take the test multiple times, your score will most likely fluctuate between the range 1210-1390.

Is 1300 a good SAT score?

This SAT score means that you scored better than 90.8% of test takers.

Total Percentile: 90.8%
Male Percentile: 89.8%
Female Percentile: 91.6%

In 2013, 7,032 students scored the equivalent of 1300 on the SAT. There were 1,660,047 test takers in 2013.

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

How does an 1300 SAT score translate to an ACT score or to the old SAT scoring?

The score converts to an ACT score of 28 out of 36. A 1300 translates into an old SAT score (2005-2015) of 1950 out of 2400.

What are some schools I should consider with a 1300 SAT score?
(Scores below are for the 25-75th percentile of admitted students)

Research Universities

College of William and Mary - SAT Scores (1260-1450)
Case Western Reserve University - SAT Scores (1280-1480)
New York University - SAT Scores (1260-1460)
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute - SAT Scores (1300-1498)
University of California-Berkeley - SAT Scores (1230-1510)
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor - SAT Scores (1280-1480)
University of Southern California - SAT Scores (1290-1500)
University of Virginia-Main Campus - SAT Scores (1250-1460)
Boston College - SAT Scores (1280-1460)
Brandeis University - SAT Scores (1240-1480)
Emory University - SAT Scores (1280-1470)
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)
Liberal Arts Colleges

Reed College - SAT Scores (1270-1460)
Macalester College - SAT Scores (1230-1440)
Middlebury College - SAT Scores (1280-1480)
Oberlin College - SAT Scores (1270-1455)
Scripps College - SAT Scores (1290-1460)
Barnard College - SAT Scores (1260-1450)
Davidson College - SAT Scores (1220-1430)
Grinnell College - SAT Scores (1250-1510)
Whitman College - SAT Scores (1220-1413)
Colgate University - SAT Scores (1280-1460)
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)

Recent History

SAT Score 1300, Top 10%
State level Archer(yrs 2010-12). District level Archery-top 3(yrs 2010-12). School Student Council. Teri Green Olympiad Participant-2 years. Model United Nations- Delegate of Bahrain. 10th CBSE board 94%. School Scholar Batch Holder-3 years. International Summit for Life skills and wellbeing-2014(winner of 2 events). 4 years of dance(1 year basics and 3 years advanced course of lyrical hip hop). Certificate of merit for the international Mission Green Activist from India,Asia Pacific. Outdoor T...
6 Years Ago

SAT Score 1300, Top 5%
State: New York Program: Undecided AP Classes: Physics, Chem, Bio, Calc, French, US History, Economics, English and Lit, and Global GPA: 3.9 Gender: Male Profile of Activities: Varsity Soccer (1st team all county for two years, 3 years of play) Varsity Swimming(All Star for 2 years, 5 years on the team) Chess Club for two years Class President for 3 years NHS for 2 years Interact club for 3 years Foreign Exchange to the Netherlands All County Band for 3 years All County Chorus for 1 year ...
6 Years Ago

SAT Score 1300, Top 20%
Piano accompanist for a local orchestra, various churches, a small music school, my school's chorus during freshman year Had a separate part time job all of sophomore year and most of junior year Rewarded honors in a Sonata festival and asked to perform in GMU Member of Science Honor Society FBLA for junior year Interned during junior year at a cardiology office Habitat for humanity for Junior year Playing varsity tennis this year. 5 in AP AB Calculus test. Took AP Lang and AB Calc last year. This year, taking AP ...
7 Years Ago

SAT Score 1300, Top 5%
SAT: 640 Writing, 600 Math, 620 Critical Reading GPA: 3.9 Unweighted, 4.5 Weighted Activities: -4 years Varsity Swimming -Represented my highschool at the National Student Leadership Conference for Health and Medicine -300+ hours Community Service -Award Winning History Day Project -Award Winning Science Fair Project -Secretary One Year Global AIde - Three year member of Global Aide Club -President Global Aide One Year -Board Member Key Club -Three Year Member Key Club -Vice President Key Club -CSF (3 years) ...
7 Years Ago

SAT Score 1300, Top 10%
State or Country: New Jersey SAT: Math 640, CR 600, Writing 710 AP: Art History 3, Taking AP Calc, AP Bio, and AP English in senior yr GPA: 4.0 on 4.5 scale Gender: Female Profile of Activities: - Varsity Soccer(Captain, HS Sr yr) - Starting member 2013 NJ State Soccer Champions and 2013 Division Champions (HS); Named to All Area/All County 3rd team (HS) - Student Council (4 yrs) - Latin National Honor Society (inducted 2013) - National Honor Society (inducted 2014) - Elected as Peer Leader - Won Zimmerli ...
7 Years Ago

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