United States Merchant Marine Academy Rankings

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In the World#3192 of 14178
In North America#944 of 2629
In the United States#871 of 2528
In New York State#89 of 221
In Kings Point#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
25%
Average SAT
1260
Average ACT
29
Aid receiving
20%
Undergraduates
1,007
Graduates
18
Male:Female Ratio
78:22
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Master's degree

United States Merchant Marine Academy Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate25%23%32%
Applicants1,6931,354339
Admissions421314107
Freshmen enrolled full time28020674

18 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
261 or 93%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1190
or below

75% of them
had 1330
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in United States Merchant Marine Academy are 1190-1330 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
160 or 57%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 27
or below

75% of them
had 30
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in United States Merchant Marine Academy are 27-30 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Recommendations Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school rank Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Secondary school GPA Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White801 (78%)
Asian66 (6%)
Hispanic58 (6%)
Two or more races41 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown19 (2%)
Black or African American15 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander8 (0.8%)
Nonresident Alien8 (0.8%)
American Indian or Alaska Native7 (0.7%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$4,458
Students receiving aid
20%

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Fee in-district$1,050
Fee in-state$1,050
Fee out-of-state$1,050

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity986

United States Merchant Marine Academy Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Marine Science & Merchant Marine Officer111
Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering562
Systems Engineering33
Grand Total2002
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate80%78%92%
  • Full-time retention rate - 92%

Publications & Citations

Publications
258
Citations
2,165

Publication count by topic

Engineering
48
Computer science
31
Materials science
26
Mathematics
18
Business
16
Political science
16
History
16
Environmental science
11
Medicine
9
Economics
9
Art
9
Sociology
8
Chemistry
8
Physics
7
Psychology
4
Geology
4
Philosophy
3
Geography
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History1031117
Engineering2540525
Philosophy27263
Sociology286195
Political science335126
Geology341329
Economics345367
Business364680
Environmental science373395
Computer science3762324
Materials science3849234
Mathematics3953141
Physics396949
Medicine497687
Chemistry516666
Psychology537725

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990718
199118
199236
1993614
1994613
1995413
1996316
1997216
1998011
1999612
2000112
2001432
2002724
2003431
2004442
2005438
2006537
2007936
20081445
20091157
2010864
20111482
2012886
20132109
20147117
20153134
201610151
201714165
20187156
201910169
20205198

General info

Alternative namesUSMMA
Kings Point
Founded1943
WikipediaUnited States Merchant Marine Academy
MottoActa Non Verba
Deeds, Not Words
Colorsblue, gray
Academic CalendarTrimesters
Total FTE staff258
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address300 Steamboat Road
Kings Point, New York, 11024-1634
United States
City population5,000
Phone5167265800
Fax+1 (516) 773 5390

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