Average SAT score for Amherst College is 1451.
Half of the admitted students have SAT scores from 1430 to 1571. Top 25% of admitted students has SAT score higher than 1571. Bottom 25% of admitted students has SAT score lower than 1430.
You need to have at least 1430 as your SAT score to get into Amherst College. SAT score lower than 1430 still can get you in but your application need to stand out.
Typical SAT scores for Amherst College are from 710 to 790 for math and from 720 to 781 for reading and writing.
|New SAT Score||25th Percentile||Midpoint||75th Percentile|
|Reading and Writing Score||720||751||781|
|Cumulative SAT Score||1430||1511||1571|
Half of the students admitted to Amherst College have ACT scores from 31 to 34. Top 25% of admitted students has ACT score higher than 34.
If you have 34 on your ACT test you have a good chance in getting into Amherst College assuming that other parts of your application are equally great. Bottom 25% of admitted students has ACT score lower than 31.
You ACT score needs to be at least 31 to have some chance getting into Amherst College. Typical ACT scores for Amherst College are from 29 to 34 for math and from Not available to Not available for reading and writing.
|ACT Scores||25th Percentile||Midpoint||75th Percentile|
|Writing Score||Not available||Not available||Not available|
|Old SAT Score||25th Percentile||Midpoint||75th Percentile|
|Critical Reading Score||680||727||773|
Amherst College admission rate is 0.1412. It means that out of 100 applicants only 14 will be accepted.
|Region||New England (CT, ME, MA, NH, RI, VT)|
|Number of Students||219|
|College Program||4 Year|
|In State Tuition||$50,562|
|Out of State Tuition||$50,562|
|Average Net Cost To Attend||$18,848|
|Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander||0.06%|
|American Indian/Alaska Native||0.45%|