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SAT Results by Race/Ethnicity


 

Minnesota and National: 2013-14 School Year

Minnesota students of color scored higher than students nationally. While only 5 percent of Minnesota high school students take the SAT they are predominately in the top 20 percent of their high school graduating class. Nationwide, about 50 percent of high school students take the SAT.

Minnesota
National
Number of
Test Takers
Percent Critical
Reading
Math Writing Percent Critical
Reading
Math Writing
American Indian190.5%582575576 0.6%483484461
Asian54715.5%55664956312.4%523598530
Black1765.0%542533522 12.7%431429418
Hispanic1123.2%55754454218.0%451459443
White2,48970.7%612611586 49.2%529534513
Other1183.3%6166126023.9%493520491
No Response621.8%601579558 3.3%434499438
All Students3,523100%598610578100%497513487

Source: College Board