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860 SAT Score

This SAT score averages 430 points per section.

If you take the test multiple times, your score will most likely fluctuate between the range 770-950.



Is 860 a good SAT score?

This SAT score means that you scored better than 23.3% of test takers.

Total Percentile: 23.3%
Male Percentile: 22.1%
Female Percentile: 24.3%

In 2013, 14,246 students scored the equivalent of 860 on the SAT. There were 1,660,047 test takers in 2013.


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



How does an 860 SAT score translate to an ACT score or to the old SAT scoring?

The score converts to an ACT score of 17 out of 36. A 860 translates into an old SAT score (2005-2015) of 1290 out of 2400.


What are some schools I should consider with a 860 SAT score?
(Scores below are for the 25-75th percentile of admitted students)

Research Universities

New Mexico State University-Main Campus - SAT Scores (820-1070)
Immaculata University - SAT Scores (840-1050)
Texas Woman's University - SAT Scores (830-1060)
Barry University - SAT Scores (840-1020)
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University - SAT Scores (840-1010)
Indiana State University - SAT Scores (800-1010)
The University of Texas at El Paso - SAT Scores (820-1040)
University of Bridgeport - SAT Scores (830-1010)
Morgan State University - SAT Scores (810-970)
Texas A & M University-Kingsville - SAT Scores (800-1020)
North Carolina A & T State University - SAT Scores (820-980)
University of Arkansas at Little Rock - SAT Scores (780-960)
Clark Atlanta University - SAT Scores (770-940)
South Carolina State University - SAT Scores (835-856)
Liberal Arts Colleges

Stephens College - SAT Scores (850-1190)
University of Hawaii at Hilo - SAT Scores (830-1070)
Tougaloo College - SAT Scores (717-957)
Adrian College - SAT Scores (810-950)
Bethany College - SAT Scores (770-1020)
Rosemont College - SAT Scores (790-1030)
Muskingum College - SAT Scores (810-1050)
Bethel College - SAT Scores (845-1015)
Lane College - SAT Scores (780-1130)
Greensboro College - SAT Scores (780-1010)
Huntingdon College - SAT Scores (840-1050)
Trinity Baptist College - SAT Scores (695-960)
University of Hawaii-West Oahu - SAT Scores (790-980)
Pine Manor College - SAT Scores (660-860)
Fisk University - SAT Scores (850-870)
Paine College - SAT Scores (680-860)
Saint Augustines College - SAT Scores (665-865)
Olivet College - SAT Scores (800-920)
Virginia Union University - SAT Scores (670-840)


Recent History

SAT Score 860, Top 5%
State or Country: Missouri Program: Aerospace engineering ACT: 28 DC: Intro to Chem, medical terminology I&II, college algebra, trigonometry GPA: 3.8 Gender: female Profile of Activities: - Varsity tennis (Captain, 4 yrs) - varsity softball (captain, 2 years) -Varsity Cheerleading (1 year) - Art Club (3 years) -Varsity Scholar Bowl (3 years) - Robotics (2 years) - FBLA (4 years) -5th place districts business math (2015) -2nd place districts public speaking I (2014) - Mu Alpha Theta (4 years) -NHS (...
3 Years Ago


SAT Score 860, Top 3%
State: California Honors: Honors Geometry, Honors Biology, Honors Spanish 2, Honors Spanish 3, Honors Algebra 2, Honors Trigonometry GPA: 3.7 Gender: Female Profile of Activities: Varsity Softball- 2 years Junior Varisty Soccer-1 year Honors Spanish Society- 2 years National Honor Society- 1 year Castro Valley Soccer Club- 1 year Southern Alameda County Youth Soccer League- 7 years Musical Theater Lovers Club- 2 years Guitar Club- 1 year Environmental Awareness Club- 1 year Italian Club- 1 year Philippine ...
7 Years Ago


SAT Score 860, Top 30%
State or Country: Rhode Island Program: Physician Assistant, X-Ray Technician, Physical Therapist, Clinical Psychologist SAT I: Critical Reading 420, Math 360, Writing 460 AP: English, Bio 1 GPA: 3.0 Gender: Female Profile of Activities: - Varsity Cheerleading (1 year) - Yearbook (Editor, 1 year) - World Languages (1 year) - Student Council Secretary (1 year) Representative (1 year) Participation ( all 4 years) - Ski Club (2 years) - Tennis (1 year) - Band Wind Ensemble (2 years) Participation in Ba...
7 Years Ago


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