United States Naval Academy (USNA)

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United States Naval Academy can be found in Annapolis, MD, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around five thousand students enrolled each year at USNA.

The majority of students admitted to USNA have scored in-between 1180 to 1380 on the SAT. The acceptance rate of United States Naval Academy is considered highly competitive, with only 7% of students which applied being accepted. You can get more information from the admissions office website at usna.edu.

Overall USNA Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for United States Naval Academy was reported as 7.4% in Fall 2013 with over 19,100 applications submitted to United States Naval Academy. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for United States Naval Academy has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 9.5%
  • 2010-2011: 8.4%
  • 2011-2012: 7.4%
  • 2012-2013: 6.8%
  • 2013-2014: 7.4%
  • Projected USNA Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 7.5%

How Does USNA Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for United States Naval Academy is more than 100% lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

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St John's College81.0%
Capitol College59.0%
Maryland Institute College of Art58.0%
Coppin State University35.5%
Notre Dame of Maryland University49.6%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)

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