2040 SAT Score

This SAT score averages 680 points per section.

If you take the test multiple times, your score will most likely fluctuate between the range 1950-2130.



Is 2040 a good SAT score?

This SAT score means that you scored better than 94.7% of test takers.

Total Percentile: 94.7%
Male Percentile: 94.1%
Female Percentile: 95.3%

In 2006, 4,761 students scored 2040 on the SAT. There were 1,376,745 test takers in 2006.


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



How does an 2040 SAT score translate to an ACT score or to the old SAT scoring?

The score converts to an ACT score of 30 out of 36. A 2040 translates into an old SAT score (before the writing section was added) of 1340 out of 1600.


What are some schools I should consider with a 2040 SAT score?
(scores for 25-75th percentile of admitted students)

Research Universities

Dartmouth College (2020-2320)
University of Chicago (1980-2295)
Brown University (1990-2290)
Columbia University (1990-2290)
Duke University (1990-2290)
Stanford University (2000-2310)
Georgetown University (1950-2235)
Tufts University (2010-2230)
University of Notre Dame (1930-2230)
University of Pennsylvania (1990-2270)
College of William and Mary (1870-2160)
Northwestern University (1980-2250)
Vanderbilt University (1940-2210)
Brandeis University (1890-2190)
Cornell University (1920-2220)
Emory University (1950-2205)
Johns Hopkins University (1910-2220)
Rice University (1950-2260)
University of Southern California (1910-2180)
Boston College (1860-2140)
Liberal Arts Colleges

Amherst College (2000-2290)
Reed College (1960-2200)
Williams College (1980-2280)
Carleton College (1960-2220)
Haverford College (1940-2240)
New College of Florida (1830-2110)
Oberlin College (1880-2190)
Wellesley College (1960-2210)
Wesleyan University (1930-2210)
Barnard College (1910-2170)
Bowdoin College (1950-2200)
Grinnell College (1875-2190)
Middlebury College (1900-2220)
Scripps College (1920-2160)
Vassar College (1950-2190)
Washington and Lee University (1960-2190)
Thomas Aquinas College (1788-2103)
Bryn Mawr College (1820-2140)
Kalamazoo College (1800-2130)
Kenyon College (1870-2130)


See a list of average SAT Scores for US Colleges