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What's a good SAT score these days, guys?

Hey everyone, just a bit stressed here trying to figure out what I should be aiming for on the SAT. Could someone fill me in on what's considered a good score now? Also, any tips on how to make sense of my score once I get it back?

7 months ago

Hey there! A 'good' SAT score can vary depending on the colleges you're aiming for. Generally, any score above 1200 is solid, and 1400 or above is considered competitive at more selective schools. To really gauge what you should aim for, look up the 50th percentile SAT scores for admitted students at your target schools – aiming above that median can improve your chances. Once you receive your score, compare it to the admissions statistics of the schools you're interested in. The College Board website also offers a score conversion chart that can help you understand where your score sits nationally. And remember to prep for your next SAT – practice tests and review in weaker areas can make a big difference. Best of luck!

7 months ago

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