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1430 SAT Score

This SAT score averages 715 points per section.

If you take the test multiple times, your score will most likely fluctuate between the range 1340-1520.

Is 1430 a good SAT score?

This SAT score means that you scored better than 97.6% of test takers.

Total Percentile: 97.6%
Male Percentile: 97.2%
Female Percentile: 97.8%

In 2013, 2,939 students scored the equivalent of 1430 on the SAT. There were 1,660,047 test takers in 2013.

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

How does an 1430 SAT score translate to an ACT score or to the old SAT scoring?

The score converts to an ACT score of 31 out of 36. A 1430 translates into an old SAT score (2005-2015) of 2140 out of 2400.

What are some schools I should consider with a 1430 SAT score?
(Scores below are for the 25-75th percentile of admitted students)

Research Universities

Harvard University - SAT Scores (1410-1600)
Princeton University - SAT Scores (1410-1600)
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)
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)
College of William and Mary - SAT Scores (1260-1450)
Cornell University - SAT Scores (1320-1520)
Johns Hopkins University - SAT Scores (1330-1510)
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)
Macalester College - SAT Scores (1230-1440)
Middlebury College - SAT Scores (1280-1480)
Oberlin College - SAT Scores (1270-1455)
Vassar College - SAT Scores (1310-1470)
Washington and Lee University - SAT Scores (1310-1460)
Wesleyan University - SAT Scores (1300-1480)
Scripps College - SAT Scores (1290-1460)
Barnard College - SAT Scores (1260-1450)
Davidson College - SAT Scores (1220-1430)

Recent History

SAT Score 1430, Top 3%
Weighted GPA 4.5 UW 3.4 (extremely selective and rigorous magnet high school) Varsity Swimming (captain jr & sr year) Championship Team member of club swim team Varsity Soccer starter (captain sr year) Cello (in a youth symphony orchestra) Youth Group (mission trips, weekly meetings) Social Media Coordinator for School Sports Promotions Club Co-founder and President of School Running Club Established School Speak-Up line Head of Volunteer Lifeguard Program Conducting On-Campus Research Key Club Member School F...
8 Years Ago

SAT Score 1430, Top 1%
State or Country: Connecticut Program: Arts & Science SAT II: Biology:650 Math II: 700 GPA: 4.0 Gender: Female Profile of Activities: Research Experience-Working on creating a polypeptide antibody that specifically recognizes BRAF mutation in metastatic melanoma cells. Student Government-Head Girl (1 yr) National Honor Society-President (3 r) Young Women Creating Change-Treasurer (3 yr) Odyssey of the Mind- Assistant Coach (1 yr) Tutors elementary and middle school students in math (4 yr) Soccer (1 yr) Golf ...
8 Years Ago

SAT Score 1430, Top 3%
President of National English Honor Society Treasurer/Secretary of Key Club Team Leader of Robotics Team Editor of Yearbook Assistant Director of Musical Member of National Honor Society Member of Fundraising Club Member of Service Club Member of Science National Honor Society Member of International Thespian Society Member of Tri-M Music Honor Society Member of Chinese Honor Society Interned project used by GUCCI and L'Oreal Cast of School Plays & Musicals Member of Environmental Club...
8 Years Ago

SAT Score 1430, Top 3%
created an Organic garden at my school that feeds back into the school hired organic garden instructor for school system 500+community service hours 4 yrs Varsity Cross Country (Sr. Captain) 4 yrs Varsity Track (Sr. Captain) 4 yrs Mock Trial (Sr. Captain, mock Trial State Championship Team and national Team, Best Lawyer award) 3 yrs School Newspaper, writer and section editor 4 yrs school Chamber Choir All West Choir, All City Choir Student Council, NHS Global Awareness Club (founder, president) Tutor at a refug...
9 Years Ago

SAT Score 1430, Top 20%
Majors Program International Baccalaureate program Founder and President FUSE Founder and President, Single Parents of the Area (SPOTA) Community Service Chair, Interact Club Associated Student Government (ASG)- treasurer and athletics commissioner Vice President of California Summit Thinking Peer Minister, St. Julie Billiart Church Internship at Three Wishes Scholarships Tutor 4 year Club volleyball Weekend Chinese School LeadAmerica Business Camp AYSO Referee Principal Scholar Athlete...
9 Years Ago

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