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SAT Scores for Admission to Top New York Colleges

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

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What SAT scores do you need to get into one of the top New York 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 New York.

Realize that SAT scores are just one part of the application. The admissions officers at these New York 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 New York Colleges SAT Scores (mid 50%)
(Learn what these numbers mean)
Reading Math Writing
25% 75% 25% 75% 25% 75%
Barnard 630 730 620 710 650 760
Binghamton 600 680 620 710 580 670
Colgate 630 730 640 720 - -
Columbia 700 780 700 790 700 790
Cooper Union 610 720 650 780 620 730
Cornell 640 740 670 780 - -
Hamilton 650 740 650 740 650 740
NYU 620 710 630 740 640 730
RPI 610 700 660 760 590 690
Rochester 600 700 640 740 600 700
SUNY Geneseo 590 690 600 690 - -
Vassar 660 750 650 740 650 750
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