|Degrees offered||Undergrad only|
|Student to faculty ratio||9:1|
|Dormitory capacity||4,500 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
United States Air Force Academy is one of the most selective institutions in its admission process in the U.S. In Fall 2016, it received 9,894 applications and only 1,492 students were granted admission. United States Air Force Academy is at the #13 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 64% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 36% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1220 to 1410|
|ACT||27 to 33|
In Fall 2016, United States Air Force Academy has enrolled a total of 4,237 students (4,237 students full-time and 0 on a part-time basis). The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 75% men and 25% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.
Two or more races: 7%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 7%
Black/African American: 6%
Non-resident alien: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 1%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at United States Air Force Academy.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Mathematics And Statistics||24%||18|
|Legal Professions And Studies||5%||4|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||3%||2|
|Philosophy And Religious Studies||3%||2|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||0%||0|
|English Language And Literature/letters||0%||0|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of United States Air Force Academy full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
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