United States Air Force Academy

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Military academy near Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA

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About United States Air Force Academy

According to Wikipedia, The United States Air Force Academy is a United States service academy immediately north of Colorado Springs, Colorado. It educates cadets for service in the officer corps of the United States Air Force and United States Space Force. It is the youngest of the five service academies, having graduated its first class in 1959, but is the third in seniority. Graduates of the academy's four-year program receive a Bachelor of Science degree and are commissioned as second lieutenants in the U.S. Air Force or U.S. Space Force. The academy is also one of the largest tourist attractions in Colorado, attracting approximately a million visitors each year.

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United States Air Force Academy Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score
11,68712%86%132531

How Much Does United States Air Force Academy Cost To Attend?

United States Air Force Academy's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-Grads
5,2155,215

Where is United States Air Force Academy?

United States Air Force Academy is located at 2304 Cadet Drive, Suite 3800, USAF Academy CO 80840-5002

What Is United States Air Force Academy Known For?

United States Air Force Academy is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

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Who Are United States Air Force Academy's Most Influential Alumni?

United States Air Force Academy's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Engineering, and Business. Here are some of United States Air Force Academy's most famous alumni:

Grady Booch
Grady Booch
An American software engineer.
Eric Hanushek
Eric Hanushek
An Economist and educator.
John C. Inglis
John C. Inglis
A U.S. Air Force general.
Karol J. Bobko
Karol J. Bobko
An American astronaut.
Gregg Popovich
Gregg Popovich
An American basketball coach .
Mark C. Lee
Mark C. Lee
An American astronaut.
Reichen Lehmkuhl
Reichen Lehmkuhl
An American reality show winner.
Susan Helms
Susan Helms
A Lieutenant General in the United States Air Force and NASA astronaut.
Frederick D. Gregory
Frederick D. Gregory
An American astronaut.
Ronald M. Sega
Ronald M. Sega
An American astronaut.
Richard O. Covey
Richard O. Covey
An American astronaut.
Mark Welsh
Mark Welsh
A United States general.

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