United States Coast Guard Academy

15 Mohegan Avenue, New London, CT 06320-4195
United States Coast Guard Academy is a public higher education institution in New London, Connecticut. United States Coast Guard Academy awards bachelor's degrees in mechanical, civil, and electric engineering, as well as government, management, and Marine and Environmental Sciences, among others. The academy offers a summer training program consisting of missions aboard ships, sailing, law enforcement, Navy Diving, basic weapons qualifications, and damage control. Campus life is rigorous, but will finely hone the skills of aspiring graduates.

The school is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.

General Information

Main Phone: (860) 444 -8444 Website: www.uscga.edu
Status: Non-accredited Faculty: 133
School Type: Public- 4-year or above Affiliation: None
Size: Small (1,000 - 5,000 students) Undergraduates: 1,057
Setting: N/A Graduate Students: 8
On-Campus Housing: N/A Acceptance Rate: 16%
Out-of-State Tuition: N/A Varsity Athletics: Yes
In-State Tuition: N/A Student-to-faculty Ratio: 8 to 1

Admissions


Admission Requirements

Required Recommended
High School Diploma or Equivalent
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Transcript
Recommendations
TOEFL
Standardized Test Scores

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading 550 640
SAT Math 590 670
ACT Composite 25 29
ACT English 24 30
ACT Math 26 30

Acceptance Rate

Total
Applied 2,344
Accepted 374
Acceptance Rate 16%
Enrolled 291

Enrollment Statistics

Student Gender 70% Men 30% Women

Student Race Ethnicity

75% White 1% American Indian/Alaska Native
3% Black or African American 3% Multiracial
10% Hispanic/Latino 4% Asian/Oriental
1% Polynesian/Pacific Island 3% Other


Majors & Degrees


Engineering

Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Electrical and Electronics Engineering - - 11 - -

Mechanical Engineering

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Mechanical Engineering - - 20 - -

Operations Research

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Operations Research - - 28 - -

Civil Engineering

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Civil Engineering - - 30 - -

Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering - - 16 - -

Physical Sciences

Geological and Earth Sciences Geosciences

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical - - 41 - -

Social Sciences

Political Science and Government

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Political Science and Government - - 54 - -

Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

Business Administration, Management and Operations

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Business Administration and Management - - 35 - -

Sports & Athletics

Yes No
Football
Basketball
Baseball
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