SAT Score Comparison for Admission to Connecticut Colleges

A Side-by-Side Comparison of SAT Admissions Data for 17 Connecticut Colleges

Yale University
Yale University. Photo Credit: Allen Grove

After you get your SAT scores back, you may wonder how they compare to enrolled students. Here, you can learn what SAT scores are likely to get you into one of Connecticut's four-year colleges or universities. The side-by-side comparison chart below 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 great schools.

Connecticut Colleges SAT Scores (mid 50%)
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Albertus Magnus College------
Central Connecticut State450550450550--
Coast Guard Academy------
Connecticut College------
Eastern Connecticut State------
Fairfield UniversityTest-Optional Admissions
Quinnipiac University490590490600--
Sacred Heart UniversityTest-Optional Admissions
Southern Connecticut State420520410510--
Trinity College------
University of Bridgeport420510420500--
University of Connecticut550650570690--
University of Hartford460580460580--
University of New Haven470570460570--
Wesleyan University------
Western Connecticut State------
Yale University710800710800--
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Keep in mind that 25% of enrolled students have SAT scores below those listed. Even if your scores are lower than the ranges here, you still have a chance of being admitted to the schools here.

 Also remember that SAT scores are just one part of the application process. The admissions officers at many Connecticut colleges, especially the top Connecticut colleges, will also want to see a strong academic record, a winning essay, meaningful extracurricular activities and good letters of recommendation.

Many schools have holistic admissions, so scores are only a part of a student's application. Some students with higher scores (but a weak application overall) may be rejected or waitlisted; some students with lower scores (but a stronger application) may be admitted. Make sure the rest of your application is solid, and don't just rely on your scores or grades.

To view a profile of each school, just click on its name in the chart above. There, you can find more information about admissions and test scores, plus additional stats on enrollment, financial aid, popular majors, and other helpful information.

You can also check out these other SAT (and ACT) links:

SAT Comparison Charts: Ivy League | top universities | top liberal arts | top engineering | more top liberal arts | top public universities | top public liberal arts colleges | University of California campuses | Cal State campuses | SUNY campuses | more SAT charts

ACT Comparison Charts: the Ivy League | top universities | top liberal arts colleges | more top liberal arts | top public universities | top public liberal arts colleges | University of California campuses | Cal State campuses | SUNY campuses | More ACT charts

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Most data from the National Center for Educational Statistics

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