Overview

Next statements evaluate United States Military Academy by comparing key academic facts to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York.
  • The acceptance rate (9%) is much lower (extremely difficult to get in).
  • The SAT & ACT scores (1,325 SAT, 31 ACT) is average.
  • It has very small number of students of 4,536.
  • It offers fewer area of study (62 programs).

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate of West Point is 9% and it is much lower (extremely difficult to get in) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York.

United States Military Academy 9%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Public, 4-Years Colleges 72%

4-Years Colleges 68%

Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York 57%

Yield (Enrollment Rate)

The yield, also known as enrollment rate, of West Point is 83% and the yield is much higher (highly eager to enroll) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York.

United States Military Academy 83%

All U.S. Colleges 37%

Public, 4-Years Colleges 32%

4-Years Colleges 35%

Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York 25%

SAT Scores

The average SAT score submitted by enrolled students at West Point is 1,325 and it is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York.

United States Military Academy 1,325

All U.S. Colleges 1,123

Public, 4-Years Colleges 1,112

4-Years Colleges 1,124

Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York 1,135

ACT Scores

The average ACT score submitted by enrolled students at West Point is 31 and it is lower compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York.

United States Military Academy 31

All U.S. Colleges 68

Public, 4-Years Colleges 67

4-Years Colleges 68

Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York 72

Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate at West Point is 85% and it is extremely higher (most students completed in-time) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York.

United States Military Academy 85%

All U.S. Colleges 56%

Public, 4-Years Colleges 48%

4-Years Colleges 51%

Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York 59%

Transfer-out Rate

The average transfer-out rate at West Point is 2% and it is much lower (most first-time students continue to attend) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York.

United States Military Academy 2%

All U.S. Colleges 21%

Public, 4-Years Colleges 23%

4-Years Colleges 24%

Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York 25%

Retention Rate

The average retention rate at West Point is 99% and it is extremely higher (most students continue to attend) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York.

United States Military Academy 99%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Public, 4-Years Colleges 74%

4-Years Colleges 73%

Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York 79%

Student Population

The total student population at West Point is 4,536 and its population very small compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York.

United States Military Academy 4,536

All U.S. Colleges 2,931

Public, 4-Years Colleges 11,396

4-Years Colleges 4,686

Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York 9,101

Student to Faculty Ratio

The students to faculty ratio at West Point is 7 to 1 and the ratio is very lower (smaller size classes) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York.

United States Military Academy 7 to 1

All U.S. Colleges 15 to 1

Public, 4-Years Colleges 17 to 1

4-Years Colleges 14 to 1

Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York 15 to 1

Number of Programs

West Point offers 62 programs and it means fewer area of study compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York.

United States Military Academy 62

All U.S. Colleges 37

Public, 4-Years Colleges 108

4-Years Colleges 58

Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York 112