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You don't have to be a rocket scientist to understand that your SAT score, although not the only important factor for college admissions, is certainly a big factor. If you're looking to compare how your SAT score matches up against others hoping to attend one of the top public universities in the country, then take a look at these SAT scores, arranged by region, to see how you stack up.

SAT Scores for Top Public Universities in the Northeast

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The Northeast always has great schools. In fact, some of the best private schools in the country are located in those states! But if you're not interested in attending a private university in the Northeast, there are some fantastic public options for you. Check out the SAT scores for some of the top public universities in the Northeast, here.

SAT Scores for Top Public Universities in the Midwest

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If the Midwest brings about images of cornfields and cars, then you may want to venture into the heartland to see what else these states have to offer. Here, you'll find some of the top public universities in the Midwest, and the SAT scores that will help get you in.

SAT Scores for Top Public Universities in the South

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If you're a warm weather fanatic, then perhaps you're interested in attending one of the top public universities in the South. Florida has some top-ranking schools, for sure, but if you're interested in a more temperate climate, than maybe looking at something in Virginia will be more up your alley. Either way, here are the SAT scores for those top public universities in the Southern U.S.

SAT Scores for Top Public Universities in the West

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The sweeping vistas, the rolling hills, the thunderous canyons - sound good to anyone? If you're interested in attending one of the top public universities in the West, then check out these SAT scores to see how accepted students have performed. How do you rank among your future peers?

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