United States Merchant Marine Academy: Admission & Tests

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Below is a brief overview of United States Merchant Marine Academy general admissions procedures, aplication policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
United States Merchant Marine Academy admission criteria are very strong - in 2015-16 the school accepted only 22% of the applicants.

The college requires you to submit reference letters with your application but does not require admission test scores.

United States Merchant Marine Academy generally will accept your:
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)
and will decline your:
  • dual credits
  • credits for life experience
The graduate application fee is $125.00.

SAT Test Scores

Submitting the results of Scholastic Ability Test is important element of the application procedure. 60 percent of applicants at United States Merchant Marine Academy submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 550 to 630 on Critical Reading and from 600 to 660 on Math. Therefore, if you scored above 610 in SAT Critical Reading and 640 in SAT Maththen it is enough to be accepted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
510
590
610

SAT Math
550
630
640

ACT Test Scores

Submitting the results of American College Test is a typical stage of the application at United States Merchant Marine Academy. 40% of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 24 to 29 on English and from 26 to 29 on Math. Judging from these numbers, if you have got above 28 in ACT English and 28 in ACT Maththen it is enough to be accepted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT English
22
27
28

ACT Math
24
28
28

Contact Admissions

Phone
(516)
726-5800
To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to United States Merchant Marine Academy, please contact this college directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (516) 726-5800 or check United States Merchant Marine Academy Website

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