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SAT Scores for Admission to Top Massachusetts Colleges

A Side-by-Side Comparison of College Admissions Data for 12 Top Colleges

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Do you have the SAT scores do you need to get into one of the top Massachusetts colleges and universities? This side-by-side comparison 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 top colleges in Massachusetts.

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

You can also check out these other SAT links:

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Data from the National Center for Educational Statistics

Top Massachusetts Colleges SAT Scores (mid 50%)
(Learn what these numbers mean)
Reading Math Writing
25% 75% 25% 75% 25% 75%
Amherst 660 760 660 770 670 770
Babson 550 640 610 710 580 663
Boston College 620 710 640 740 640 730
Brandeis 610 710 620 740 620 710
Harvard 700 800 710 790 710 800
Holy Cross Test-Optional Admissions
MIT 670 770 740 800 680 780
Olin College 700 775 725 790 680 760
Smith Test-Optional Admissions
Tufts 670 760 680 760 680 760
Wellesley 650 740 640 740 650 750
Williams 660 770 650 760 - -
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