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SAT scores needed to get into Emory University

Average Score and SAT Requirements

Average SAT Score 1455

The average composite SAT score for admitted Emory University freshman is 1455 out of 1600. Emory students have the 27th highest average SAT score in the United States. For perspective, a 1455 is in the 98th percentile of all SAT test takers.

SAT Score Range 1380 to 1530

The middle fifty percent of incoming students have SAT composite scores ranging from 1380 to 1530. The 75th percentile score is 1530 while the 25th percentile score is 1380.

Minimum SAT score requirement

The lowest SAT score accepted is not reported by Emory but we estimate it to be around a 1300 total composite SAT score.

Average SAT Math Score 745

The average score for Emory students on the math portion of the SAT is 745 out of 800. The 25th percentile of students score a 700 and the 75th percentile score 790.

Average SAT Reading Score 710

The 25th and 75th percentile range for SAT reading scores range from 680 to 740 and the average score for Emory University students is 710.

Number of Students Submitting SAT Scores

52 percent of students submit SAT scores with their application to Emory University

Admission Chances by SAT Score

Below are estimated chances of being accepted at Emory University based on SAT score ranges and the overall admission rate of 19.2%. These chances assume you have an average GPA for the school, around 3.8.

Can I get into Emory with a 1530 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Very Good

An SAT score of 1530 or higher is very competitive at Emory and is a better score than three quarters of students who are accepted. While having an above average chance of acceptance, admission is very competitive. The estimated chance of getting in is around 31% or higher.

Can I get into Emory with a 1460 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Above Average

Scores between 1460 to 1520 are above average giving you an advantage over most applicants. While scores in this range are higher than many who apply, admission is extremely competitive. The estimated chance of being accepted is around 20% to 29%.

Can I get into Emory with a 1380 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Below Average

SAT scores between 1380 to 1450 are still in the middle range of accepted students a but a little lower than the average. You can get in and have about a 11% to 18% percent chance of being admitted.

Can I get into Emory with a 1300 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Reach

SAT scores from 1300 to 1370 are on the very low end of the range where students are accepted. Scores in this range are not competitive with most other applicants but you still have a chance. We estimate scores in this range have less than a 10% chance of admission to Emory. SAT scores below 1300 likely fall out of the range where students are regularly accepted.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
Admission chances to Emory University by SAT score
SAT Score Admission Chances
1600 45%
1590 43%
1580 41%
1570 39%
1560 37%
1550 35%
1540 33%
1530 31%
1520 29%
1510 27%
1500 26%
1490 24%
1480 23%
1470 21%
1460 20%
1450 18%
1440 17%
1430 16%
1420 15%
1410 14%
1400 13%
1390 12%
1380 11%
1370 10%
1360 9%
1350 9%
1340 8%
1330 7%
1320 7%
1310 6%
1300 6%
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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=139658 IPEDS survey data for Emory University.