West Point Admissions

Next table presents general admission information.
General Admission Information
Open Admission PolicyNo
Admission Informationadmissions.usma.edu/
Online Applicationadmissions.usma.edu/
Calendar SystemSemester
Credits AcceptedAdvanced placement (AP) Credits
Degree OfferedBachelor

Admission Statistics

For academic year 2019-20, the acceptance rate is 12.03% and yield is 83.35%. 8,562 men and 3,113 women applied to West Point and 1,068 men and 337 women students were accepted. Among them, 898 men and 273 women were enrolled into the school (Fall 2019). Following table and chart show the admission statistics including number of applicants, acceptance rate, and yield (also known as enrollment rate).
Acceptance Ratio 12.03%12.47%10.83%
Yield 83.35%84.08%81.01%

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

For academic year 2019-2020, 1,029 students (88% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 917 students (78%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score of Evidence-Based Reading/Writing is 680 and 25th percentile is 570. The SAT Math score is 700 (75th) and 590 (25th). The submitted ACT score is 97 (75th percentile) and 97 (25th percentile). .
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing570680
SAT Math590700
ACT Composite2530
ACT Math2732
ACT English2835
The submitted SAT and ACT scores of admitted students at United States Military Academy are very competitive and high when comparing similar colleges (SAT: 1,131, ACT: 67 - Public Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences).

Application Requirements

West Point requires to submit High School GPA, High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript), Completion of College Preparatory Program and Recommendations to its applicants.The school recommends to submit High School GPA and High School Rank. Next table summarizes United States Military Academy application requirements.
For more admission information such as minimum GPA and required years of subject, see West Point online application page .
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West Point Admission Requirements
High School GPARecommended
High School RankRequired
High School Record (or Transcript)Required
Completion of College Preparatory ProgramRecommended
Formal Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission Test ScoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended

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