United States Merchant Marine Academy: Ranking & Review

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Kings Point Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 953 3330
Top 20%

United States Merchant Marine Academy Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate22%23%19%
Applicants1,8551,515340
Admissions41134764
Enrolled undergraduates27924237
Enrolled total (including graduate students)975812163

21 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

21 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates. Application fee for graduates - $125.

Secondary school GPARecommended
Secondary school rankRequired
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores185
Percent of students submitting SAT scores66%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
600
Math
645

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores209
Percent of students submitting ACT scores75%
ACT Composite
27
ACT English
26
ACT Math
27

United States Merchant Marine Academy Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $8,646 $8,646
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment and other expenses per full academic year.

United States Merchant Marine Academy provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 939 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $0 $0
Fees for full-time undergraduates $1,020 $1,020
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $1,100 $1,100

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Engineering 94 5 99
Transportation and Materials Moving 78 78
Grand Total1725177

A total of 172 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at United States Merchant Marine Academy.

At the master's level 5 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate81%81%76%
  • Full-time retention rate - 92%

General info

Alternative namesUSMMA
Kings Point
Founded1943
MottoActa Non Verba
Deeds, Not Words
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsblue, gray
Academic CalendarTrimester
Total FTE staff241
Instructional FTE115
Research FTE2
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.usmma.edu
Address300 Steamboat Rd
Kings Point, New York, 11024-1699
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population2,500 - 10,000
Phone5167265800
Fax+1 (516) 773 5390

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