954
Students
Very Selective
Admission Difficulty
22
22%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

United States Merchant Marine Academy is a Comprehensive institution located in Kings Point, NY, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 300 Steamboat Road
Kings Point, NY  11024-1699
United States
Contact Lt. Cdr. Keith L. Watson
Assistant Director of Admissions and Financial Aid
Email: admissions@usmma.edu
Phone: 516-726-5642
Fax: 516-773-5390

Majors & Degrees

Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Logistics, Materials, And Supply Chain Management Checkmark
Engineering Associate Bachelors
Naval Architecture And Marine Engineering Checkmark
Systems Engineering Checkmark
Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
Engineering-related Technologies Checkmark
Engineering/industrial Management Checkmark
Transportation And Materials Moving Associate Bachelors
Marine Science/merchant Marine Officer Checkmark
Marine Transportation Related Checkmark
Transportation And Materials Moving Related Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,855
Applied
411
Accepted
954
Enrolled
22%
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Female Admissions

340
Females Applied
64
Females Accepted
19%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,515
Males Applied
347
Males Accepted
23%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.6
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
3 recommendations
Recommended Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen March 1st April 1st
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer March 1st April 1st Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 27

Tuition & Fees

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Fees

1,080
Full-time student fees
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Other Payment Considerations

Tuition payment plans offered Yes

Student Body

954
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
93%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 10.06%
Black or African American 2.62%
White or Caucasian 74.53%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.47%
Asian 7.65%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.21%
Other 2.52%

Gender

Male (83.23%)
Female (16.77%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 100%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
Student-run television station Checkmark
Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Homecoming, Parent's/Acceptance Weekend and Graduation/Commencement

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Regimental Band, CFC, Neuman Club and Honor Guard

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
Student patrols Checkmark
Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 3 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Crew No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Football No Division 3 No
Golf Checkmark No No
Ice Hockey Checkmark No No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Riflery Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Sailing No Checkmark No
Soccer No Division 3 No
Swimming And Diving No Division 3 No
Tennis No Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Water Polo Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
Wrestling No Division 3 No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Crew No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Football No No No
Golf No No No
Ice Hockey No No No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Riflery Checkmark No No
Rugby No No No
Sailing No Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving No Division 3 No
Tennis No No No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Ultimate Frisbee No No No
Volleyball No Division 3 No
Water Polo No No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
Wrestling No No No

Faculty

132
Total Faculty
8:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 113
Part-time - 19
Male - 113
Female - 19