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United States Coast Guard Academy

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Acceptance Rate 21 %
SAT Average 1,305
Student Population 1,071
Graduation Rate 89 %
Students:Faculty 7

Academic Overview

United States Coast Guard Academy Campus, New London, CT
The United States Coast Guard Academy (USCGA) is the service academy of the United States Coast Guard in New London, Connecticut. Founded in 1876, it is the smallest of the five U.S. service academies and provides education to future Coast Guard officers in one of nine major fields of study. Unlike the other service academies, the Coast Guard Academy does not require a congressional nomination for admission. United States Coast Guard Academy is a public, 4 or more years institute located in New London, Connecticut. It is a Baccalaureate College - Diverse Fields by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Bachelor's degree. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 1,071 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 21% and the graduation rate is 89% last year.

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at United States Coast Guard Academy. The acceptance rate of United States Coast Guard Academy is 21% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 67%. The average graduation rate is 89% and no students have transferred out from the school. A total of 1,071 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 7 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for United States Coast Guard Academy is 21 %.
Graduation Rate for United States Coast Guard Academy is 89 %
Retention Rate for United States Coast Guard Academy is 97 %
Student Population for United States Coast Guard Academy is 1,071
Student to Faculty Rate for United States Coast Guard Academy is 7 %

Offered Degrees

United States Coast Guard Academy offers 9 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree90

Special Learning Opportunities

United States Coast Guard Academy does not offer online classes (distance learning opportunities) for any degree program. The school provides programs to its students.
Freshmen (full-time) are required to live in on-campus house (e.g. dorms) at United States Coast Guard Academy.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassNo
ROTCNo
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,100)
Board/Meal Plan