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1470 SAT Score

This SAT score averages 735 points per section.

If you take the test multiple times, your score will most likely fluctuate between the range 1380-1560.

Is 1470 a good SAT score?

This SAT score means that you scored better than 98.6% of test takers.

Total Percentile: 98.6%
Male Percentile: 98.4%
Female Percentile: 98.8%

In 2013, 2,022 students scored the equivalent of 1470 on the SAT. There were 1,660,047 test takers in 2013.

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

How does an 1470 SAT score translate to an ACT score or to the old SAT scoring?

The score converts to an ACT score of 32 out of 36. A 1470 translates into an old SAT score (2005-2015) of 2200 out of 2400.

What are some schools I should consider with a 1470 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)
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)
College of William and Mary - SAT Scores (1260-1450)
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 1470, Top 1%
State or Country: New York Program: Biology SAT II: Biology 750, Chemistry 598. AP: Bio 5, Chemistry 4, World History 5, U.S. Government 5, Statistics 4, English Literature 5, English Language 5. GPA: 4.0 Gender: Female Profile of Activities: - Science Olympiad (4 yrs) - Science Bowl (Captain, 4 yrs) - Ocean Bowl (3 yrs) - Health Occupations Students of America (4 yrs, Secretary for 1 yr) - Battle of the Books (4 yrs) - Chess Club (1 yr) - Mat-Su Youth Orchestra (Concertmistress, 7 yrs) - Violinist (si...
6 Years Ago

SAT Score 1470, Top 20%
GPA: 4.2528 (weighted) NYLC (4 conferences) BETA Club (3 years)-NHS (3 years)- NSHSS (3 years)- IBAP internship (1.5 years)- Student Council (4 years)- Science Olympiad (6 years)- Football (Varsity, 4 years)- Baseball- (Junior Varsity, 2 years; Varsity, 2 years)- Basketball (Junior Varsity, 1 year; Varsity, 3 years) Chorus (4 years)- Principals List (4 years)- Work at a local Elementary School, other sites, (200 hours) Mission Trip to Ensenada, Mexico (2 weeks)- AP Taken: AP Chem, APUSH AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP World Hist...
7 Years Ago

SAT Score 1470, Top 5%
Gender: Female Mixed Race (Chinese/White) Currently a junior, courseload: AP Psychology AP Language and Composition AP Calculus BC Honors Chemistry Honors Anatomy and Physiology Honors Modern World Sophomore Year AP's: Biology- 5 U.S. Government- 5 SAT II's Bio-M: 780 Will be taking Lit and Math II or Chemistry SAT I Math: 700 Critical Reading: 750 Writing: 750 Extra-curriculars: -Captain of Science Bowl -Officer of Green Team/SERT -Scriptwriter of Transitional Town Initiative -Creative Writi...
7 Years Ago

SAT Score 1470, Top 10%
District pmea orchestra York youth orchestra String ensemble for school String quartet for school School orchestra Won concerto competition for yyso Reserve grand champion york county Airforce award Statistics award Member of american statistics association First place in school and county science fair Reserve grand champion science fair for school NHS member FBLA member Bio club president Volunterer club member Volunteered at wellspan hospital Junior with AP bio, Ap stats, ap ushistory (all passes above 3...
7 Years Ago

SAT Score 1470, Top 1%
State or Country: Maryland AP: Calculus AB/BC, Government, Environmental Sciences GPA: 4.69 Gender: Male Profile of Activities: -Varsity Ice-Hockey (Captain 3 yrs) -DECA (4 years) -State President -Qualified for International Conference -Chapter Vice-President -Class First Vice-President (1year) -Student Government Association -President (1 year) -National Honor Society (2 years) -President -Orchestra (4 years) -All-County Orchestra (4 years) -Robotics Club (1 year) ...
7 Years Ago

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