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SAT Score Comparison for Admission to Alabama Colleges

A Side-by-Side Comparison of SAT Admissions Data for 20 Alabama Colleges

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Learn what SAT scores are likely to get you into a range of Alabama colleges or universities. The side-by-side comparison chart below shows scores for the middle 50% of enrolled students. If your scores fall within or above these ranges, you're on target for admission to one of these 20 colleges including these 9 top Alabama colleges. Keep in mind that 25% of enrolled students have scores below those listed.

Also remember that SAT scores are just one part of the application. The admissions officers at many of these Alabama colleges will also want to see a strong academic record, a winning essay, meaningful extracurricular activities and good letters of recommendation.

Note that Alabama colleges tend to favor the ACT, so not all schools report SAT scores.

You can also check out these other SAT links:

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Most data from the National Center for Educational Statistics

Top Alabama Colleges SAT Scores (mid 50%)
(Learn what these numbers mean)
  Reading Math Writing
25% 75% 25% 75% 25% 75%
Alabama A&M University 370 455 370 460 - -
Alabama State University 370 460 360 480 - -
Auburn University 530 630 550 650 520 610
Birmingham-Southern College 500 610 510 610 490 580
Faulkner University Open Admissions
Huntingdon College 428 500 408 513 - -
Jacksonville State University 430 540 430 540 - -
Oakwood University 410 515 380 500 - -
Samford University 520 630 510 630 510 620
Spring Hill College 480 620 483 600 480 593
Troy University - - - - - -
Tuskegee University 400 490 390 500 400 510
University of Alabama at Birmingham 500 630 500 640 - -
University of Alabama in Huntsville 500 640 510 640 - -
University of Alabama Main Campus 500 620 500 640 490 610
University of Mobile 437 608 470 690 - -
University of Montevallo - - 485 605 - -
University of North Alabama 435 550 440 535 - -
University of South Alabama 445 570 440 580 440 555
University of West Alabama - - - - - -
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