United States Naval Academy

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Acceptance Rate 8.45 %
SAT Average 1,310
Student Population 4,528
Graduation Rate 91 %
Students:Faculty 8 : 1

Academic Overview

United States Naval Academy Campus, Annapolis, MD
The United States Naval Academy (USNA, Annapolis, or simply Navy) is a federal service academy adjacent to Annapolis, Maryland. Established on 10 October 1845, under Secretary of the Navy George Bancroft, it is the second oldest of the five U.S. service academies, and educates officers for commissioning primarily into the United States Navy and United States Marine Corps. The 338-acre (137 ha) campus is located on the former grounds of Fort Severn at the confluence of the Severn River and Chesapeake Bay in Anne Arundel County, 33 miles (53 km) east of Washington, D.C. and 26 miles (42 km) southeast of Baltimore. The entire campus (known to insiders as "the Yard") is a National Historic Landmark and home to many historic sites, buildings, and monuments. It replaced Philadelphia Naval Asylum, in Philadelphia, that served as the first United States Naval Academy from 1838 to 1845 when the Naval Academy formed in Annapolis. United States Naval Academy is a public, four-years institute located in Annapolis, Maryland. It is a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Bachelor's degree. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 4,528 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 8.45% and the graduation rate is 91% last year.

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Navy. The acceptance rate of Navy is 8.45% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 86.10%. The average graduation rate is 91% and no students have transferred out from the school. A total of 4,528 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 8 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for United States Naval Academy is 8.45 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for United States Naval Academy is 91 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for United States Naval Academy is 98 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for United States Naval Academy is 4,528
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for United States Naval Academy is 8 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
8 to 1

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address121 Blake Road, Annapolis, MD 21402-1300
Online Applicationwww.usna.edu/Admissions
Net Price Calculatorwww.usna.edu/Admissions
Disability Servicehttps://www.cnic.navy.mil/regions/ndw/installations/nsa_annapolis/ffr/support_services/families/family_support_programs.html

Offered Degrees

Navy offers 25 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

Special Learning Opportunities

United States Naval Academy offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for graduate programs. The school provides study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Freshmen (full-time) are required to live in on-campus house (e.g. dorms) at United States Naval Academy.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online Class
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:4,667)
Board/Meal Plan