United States Air Force Academy: Review & Facts

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United States Air Force Academy is a medium four-year, public school with 4,120 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1954 and is the only college located in USAFA, Colorado.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
38
At United States Air Force Academy you can earn your bachelor's degree.

United States Air Force Academy deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 38 majors. The most popular concentrations are Engineering, Political Science, Business, Management, and Aerospace and Aeronautical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
95%
United States Air Force Academy student retention rate is excellent at 95% (well above Colorado average). Considering this statistic, apparently students definitely love their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at United States Air Force Academy is good, 8:1. Learn more information regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
10%
As reported in recent government data, 12,274 applications were submitted and 1,214 were accepted; so it is challenging to enroll at this school.

This school will consider accepting advanced placement credits at entry.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at United States Air Force Academy in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



ROTC
Available
No
United States Air Force Academy offers study abroad programs.

This school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

United States Air Force Academy provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 4,500 students, which offers a good on-campus housing opportunity.

United States Air Force Academy Location and Maps



Post Address: United States Air Force Academy, 2304 Cadet Drive, Suite 3800, USAFA, Colorado 80840-5002, USA
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