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Category: SAT Scores

Anika Manzoor

What is a Good SAT Subject Test Score?

Based on percentiles, a good SAT Subject Test score could be a lot higher than a good score on the regular SAT test. Find out what score you should aim for!

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Chris Lele

SAT Score Range: What’s a Good SAT Score for Colleges?

Just what is a good SAT score for colleges? Here’s everything you need to know about the SAT scores to aim for, the scores for top colleges, and answer frequently asked questions about the SAT score scale.

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Nadira Berman

The Highest and Lowest SAT Scores by State

SAT scores differ widely from state to state. Read on to learn why these scores are so different, and which states have the highest and lowest SAT scores.

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Thomas Broderick

When Will March New SAT Scores Be Out?

The new SAT may be over, but the wait has just begun. March 5, 2016 SAT scores will be released May 10, 2016, later than normal. Find out why.

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David Recine

SAT Score Percentiles

As you prepare for the SAT, you’re probably thinking a lot about your target SAT score. This is certainly important, but there’s another number you may want to think about as well, your percentile.

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Matthew Larriva

When to Take the SAT: The First-Mover Advantage

Although much has been written comparing and contrasting the New and Old SAT, the New SAT and the ACT, and every other conceivable combination, there’s been relatively little discussion of the behind-the-scenes repercussions of having a brand new test.

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

What is the Highest Score on the New SAT?: A Q&A

The highest score on the Redesigned SAT is now 1600, not 2400. But there’s more to the story; here’s what you need to know about highest scores on the SAT.

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Rita Neumann

January 23 SAT Scores Are In! Now What?

If you took the January 23rd SAT (and weren’t affected by snow closures), then your score report just became available. Which means you are probably having some feelings right now. Let’s discuss.

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Kristin Fracchia

ACT to New SAT to Old SAT Score Conversion Chart

Need to convert your ACT scores to New SAT scores and compare them to Old SAT Scores? We’ve created this conversion chart based on the latest, official information from the College Board and ACT to help!

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Chris Lele

What is a Good SAT Score for a Junior?

This is a question I get a lot from parents wondering whether their child should take the SAT as a junior or wait until senior year. The thing is, colleges don’t give preferential treatment to those who take the SAT at a younger age. A junior’s 1800 isn’t any different from a senior’s 1800. Let’s get specific…

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