United States Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point

Kings Point, NY

United States Merchant Marine Academy offers 12-degree programs and 3 via distance education. Student-to-faculty ratio is 13:1. 1 high safety campus. The most popular test is SAT - 60% of students submitted it in comparison to 40% of students who submitted ACT. 84.5% are women, and 15.5% are men. 1% percents of international students. United States Merchant Marine Academy is a member of 6 athletic associations. The average annual total cost of attendance at United States Merchant Marine Academy is 5538$, that is at the level of national average. 73% of full-time United States Merchant Marine Academy students completed their education program in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is above national average. Average salary after attending is $82,000, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The United States Merchant Marine Academy is a public and non-academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and pay in-state tuition and receive Title IV aid.

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$5,538
BELOW AVERAGE

By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, United States Merchant Marine Academy students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$3,288
$30,001 - $48,000$4,321
$48,001 - $75,000$8,905
$75,001 - $110,000$8,988
$110,001+$8,988

Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school rank
  • Secondary school record
  • Recommendations
  • Admission test scores
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

Recommended:

  • Completion of college-preparatory program

Neither required nor recommended:

  • Secondary school GPA
  • Formal demonstration of competencies
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Finance

Charges:

  • Typical room charge for academic year: -

  • Typical board charge for academic year: -

  • Combined charge for room and board: -

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Percent of students with financial aid

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24%

Types of financial aids

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113 of United States Merchant Marine Academy undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 12 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes United States Merchant Marine Academy number 338 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in New York.

Students at United States Merchant Marine Academy awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a federal, state, local or institutional grant aid.

Salary After Attending

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$82,000

According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

Students services

Career

Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Services and programs are not available to veterans, military servicemembers, or their families

Disability services

3%

Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Graduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Special learning opportunities

Here are the learning opportunities available in United States Merchant Marine Academy.

Study abroad

Study abroad - programs and arrangements giving students a possibility to complete part of the college program studying in another country.

Athletic associations

  • Member of National Athletic Association
  • Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
  • NCAA/NAIA member for football
  • NCAA/NAIA member for basketball
  • NCAA/NAIA member for baseball
  • NCAA/NAIA member for cross country/track

Graduation Rate

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73%
ABOVE AVERAGE

United States Merchant Marine Academy graduation rate is above the national average.

73% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to United States Merchant Marine Academy completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes a huge number of students. This index doesn’t take into consideration students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading perception. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare educational institutions.

Applying information

Average number of applicants to one enrolled

7 : 1

Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school rank
  • Secondary school record
  • Recommendations
  • Admission test scores
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

Recommended:

  • Completion of college-preparatory program

Neither required nor recommended:

  • Secondary school GPA
  • Formal demonstration of competencies
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Retention rate

Full-time retention rate

94%

Part-time retention rate

0%

The United States Merchant Marine Academy full-time retention rate is 94% and part-time retention rate is 0%.

Retention rate is the percentage of the institution's first-time first-year undergraduate students who continue at that institution the next year. E.g., full-time students who study in the fall semester and keep on studying in the same program next fall semester are counted in the retention rate.

Retention rate is an important index: if it is high, it demonstrates that school offers quality curriculum, positive student environments and cultures as more students choose to continue their studies.

SAT/ACT scores

SAT scores

Percent of first-time degree/certificate-seeking United States Merchant Marine Academy students submitting SAT scores

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60%

Composite SAT Range (25th - 75th):
1190 - 1250

SAT Range by section (25th - 75th)
Critical Reading: 570 - 610
Math: 620 - 640
Writing: 0 - 0

SAT Test Score Range

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ACT scores

Percent of first-time degree/certificate-seeking United States Merchant Marine Academy students submitting ACT scores

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40%

Composite ACT Range (25th - 75th):
0 - 0

ACT Range by section (25th - 75th)
English: 25 - 28
Math: 27 - 28
Writing: 0 - 0

ACT Test Score Range

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SAT Score Converter

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Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at United States Merchant Marine Academy is 13:1, that means that for every 13 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio

13:1
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Men/Women

Number of international students

14
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1%

Percent of international students

Race/ethnicity breakdown

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Students enrollment in distance education

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In United States Merchant Marine Academy the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown

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Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at United States Merchant Marine Academy and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in U.S., but not in New York.

Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on Main Campus

The campus located by 300 Steamboat Rd address in Kings Point, New York.

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Main Campus in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of United States Merchant Marine Academy with 3.53% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Main Campus are burglary and forcible sex offense.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

United States Merchant Marine Academy offers 12 programs in total: 9 are for Bachelor's degree and 3 are Master's degree.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 29 universities in Nassau county. United States Merchant Marine Academy is one of the few institutions in Nassau that offers a Bachelor's degree program.

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Number of degree programs offered via distance education

There are 3 distance education programs that are provided in the United States Merchant Marine Academy: 3 are for Master's degree.

Note, that programs offered via distance education might be entirely online as well as partially online and contain real-time elements. So explore each program to make sure you can commit.

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Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the New York state average data to help you compare.

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United States Merchant Marine Academy provides coursework for undergraduate students and graduate students.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 1460 students with 43792 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period. The enrollment for graduates was 7 with 171 credit hours.

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Location & Website

Address: 300 Steamboat Rd

Place:

Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Trimester

General Phone Number: +5167265800

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: WWW.USMMA.EDU

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