College Admissions Expert Elizabeth Levine: SAT Scores vs. ACT Scores


Make text smaller Make text larger



Photos



  • Elizabeth Levine



How do the SAT scores compare to the ACT scores?


Anxiety surrounding standardized tests can be paralyzing such as preparing for and taking the exam, understanding what colleges expect, what tests to take and what the scores mean. I want to share with you the comparison between the ACT scores vs. the SAT scores. As an example, if you receive a composite ACT score of 29 what is the equivalent SAT score?

I have listed below the comparison between the ACT Composite score and their equivalent SAT Reading and Math score, which is from act.org. There are 3 separate charts which cover a wider breadth but I felt the one below is the most widely used.

SAT Critical
Reading & Math
(Score Range)
ACT Composite Score
160036
1540–159035
1490–153034
1440–148033
1400–143032
1360–139031
1330–135030
1290–132029
1250–128028
1210–124027
1170–120026
1130–116025
1090–112024
1050–108023
1020–104022
980–101021
940–97020
900–93019
860–89018
820–85017
770–81016
720–76015
670–71014
620–66013
560–61012
510–55011

Elizabeth Levine
Signature College Counseling is an Orange County, Hudson Valley based company
that works one on one with students and their families in navigating the admissions process so you attend the college that is right for you.
845.551.6946
Ask The College Admissions Expert a Question
www.signaturecollegecounseling.com




Make text smaller Make text larger

Comments

Pool Rules



MUST READ NEWS

Tuxedo receives $50,000 state grant for town hall renovations
TUXEDO — The Town of Tuxedo has been awarded a $50,000 grant for the renovation of community space at Town Hall, state Sen. John J.
Read more »

Gold's Gym Signs On at Galleria at Crystal Run
Gold's Gym, the fitness center with over 700 locations nationwide, signed its lease for the upper level of the Galleria at Crystal Run's former Sears space on April 26. Demolition...
Read more »
Image

James Skoufis launches state Senate Campaign
— Assemblyman James Skoufis (D-Woodbury) announced this week his bid to run for State Senate in the 39th Senate District,...
Read more »
Image

Citiva Medical purchases property at former Mid-Orange Correctional facility to grow medical marijuana
By Roger Gavan
— On Tuesday, May 22, the Warwick Valley Local Development Corporation announced that medical marijuana producer...

Read more »
Image

VIDEOS



Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required
Community Newspapers


MOST READ

Local News
Ready, willing and available
  • May 24, 2018
Foodie
Foodie845 2018
  • May 24, 2018
Entertainment
OCNY Pride Parade is June 10
  • May 22, 2018

MOST COMMENTED



Weather in Monroe, NY