1700 SAT Score

This SAT score averages 567 points per section.

If you take the test multiple times, your score will most likely fluctuate between the range 1610-1790.



Is 1700 a good SAT score?

This SAT score means that you scored better than 71.6% of test takers.

Total Percentile: 71.6%
Male Percentile: 69.6%
Female Percentile: 73.3%

In 2006, 14,082 students scored 1700 on the SAT. There were 1,376,745 test takers in 2006.


(Data for 2006: Percentiles change depending on the year)



How does an 1700 SAT score translate to an ACT score or to the old SAT scoring?

The score converts to an ACT score of 24 out of 36. A 1700 translates into an old SAT score (before the writing section was added) of 1120 out of 1600.


What are some schools I should consider with a 1700 SAT score?
(scores for 25-75th percentile of admitted students)

Research Universities

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities (1680-2070)
Yeshiva University (1650-2040)
Brigham Young University (1680-2025)
Fordham University (1695-1995)
Pepperdine University (1670-2020)
The University of Texas at Dallas (1680-2040)
University of Missouri-Kansas City (1621.5-2052)
Clark University (1644-1965)
Howard University (1310-1960)
Southern Methodist University (1690-1980)
The University of Texas at Austin (1600-1990)
University of Georgia (1680-1970)
University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus (1695-1980)
Baylor University (1665-1965)
Ohio State University-Main Campus (1695-1995)
Saint Louis University-Main Campus (1620-1980)
Syracuse University (1665-1995)
University of Iowa (1605-1980)
University of Missouri-Columbia (1605-1950)
University of Washington-Seattle Campus (1620-1980)
Liberal Arts Colleges

Bennington College (1700-2020)
Earlham College (1680-2010)
Hendrix College (1670-2020)
University of Puget Sound (1680-2010)
Willamette University (1670-2010)
Agnes Scott College (1600-1950)
Cornell College (1590-1970)
Illinois Wesleyan University (1695-2055)
Marlboro College (1700-2010)
Sewanee: The University of the South (1710-2000)
Southwestern University (1695-2010)
St Mary's College of Maryland (1680-2000)
The College of Wooster (1635-1995)
University of Dallas (1600-1990)
University of Minnesota-Morris (1530-1980)
American Jewish University (1405-1928)
Austin College (1650-1990)
Goucher College (1575-1935)
Luther College (1520-1970)
Millsaps College (1635-1980)


See a list of average SAT Scores for US Colleges