North Carolina’s average SAT score from high school seniors is slightly improving, but is below the national average.
The 2014 senior class posted an average score of 1483 on the SAT college admission test, up four points from last year’s. A perfect score is 2400, with the three sections on the test graded on a 200-800 point scale.
The average score is 14 points below the national average of 1497. North Carolina students did not perform as well as their national peers in writing and math.