2015’s States With The Highest and Lowest SAT Scores compared the quality of education in the 50 U.S. states and the District of Columbia by analyzing 13 key metrics that range from student-teacher ratios, through dropout rates.

According to the study the 2015 States with the:

The Highest Average SAT Score

  1. North Dakota
  2. Illinois
  3. Iowa
  4. South Dakota
  5. Minnesota

Lowest Average SAT Score

  1. Texas
  2. Maine
  3. Idaho
  4. Delaware
  5. District of Columbia