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780 SAT Score

This SAT score averages 390 points per section.

If you take the test multiple times, your score will most likely fluctuate between the range 690-870.



Is 780 a good SAT score?

This SAT score means that you scored better than 12.7% of test takers.

Total Percentile: 12.7%
Male Percentile: 12.1%
Female Percentile: 13.1%

In 2013, 10,275 students scored the equivalent of 780 on the SAT. There were 1,660,047 test takers in 2013.


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



How does an 780 SAT score translate to an ACT score or to the old SAT scoring?

The score converts to an ACT score of 15 out of 36. A 780 translates into an old SAT score (2005-2015) of 1170 out of 2400.


What are some schools I should consider with a 780 SAT score?
(Scores below are for the 25-75th percentile of admitted students)

Research Universities

University of Arkansas at Little Rock - SAT Scores (780-960)
Clark Atlanta University - SAT Scores (770-940)
Liberal Arts Colleges

Tougaloo College - SAT Scores (717-957)
Bethany College - SAT Scores (770-1020)
Lane College - SAT Scores (780-1130)
Trinity Baptist College - SAT Scores (695-960)
Pine Manor College - SAT Scores (660-860)
Paine College - SAT Scores (680-860)
Saint Augustines College - SAT Scores (665-865)
Virginia Union University - SAT Scores (670-840)


Recent History

SAT Score 780, Top 1%
Badminton trainee News editor for school news paper Former features editor of school newspaper Tenor of the community church choir Tenor of the school glee club Tenor of the school choir Writer of school's literary arts guild Photographer of school's photography guild Social blogger Plays well in volleyball, football and badminton 2nd honors for all quarters in all years of high school Silver awardee for grade 9, 10, 11, 12 Has big potential in declamation contests and oratorical competition 1st runner up reli...
4 Years Ago


SAT Score 780, Top 30%
Country: United States Program: Theatre SAT II: Reading 380, Math 360, Writing 430 AP: English 3, AP US History GPA: 3.2 Gender: Female Profile of Activities: -Drama Club President (1 year) -Drama Club Vice President (1 year) -Theatre (4 years) -Participated in all school plays -Won Best Actress (2 years) -Won Most Versatile (1 year) - Jazz Band (4 years) -Won Most Outstanding Jazz (2 years) -Only bass player in school -In a trio group that represents the town, school, and band progra...
4 Years Ago


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