United States Coast Guard Academy
#1287 Overall Influence#67 Desirability Rank

United States Coast Guard Academy

U.S. federal service academy for the Coast Guard

The United States Coast Guard Academy is the service academy of the United States Coast Guard in New London, Connecticut. Founded in 1876, it is the smallest of the five U.S. service academies and provides education to future Coast Guard officers in one of nine major fields of study. Unlike the other service academies, the Coast Guard Academy does not require a congressional nomination for admission.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

2,045

Acceptance

19%

Graduation Rate

78%

Median SAT Score

1332

Median ACT Score

28

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

2K

Under-Grads

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

15 Mohegan Avenue, New London CT 06320-4195

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

27 per 100k

Violent Crime

7 per 100k

What is United States Coast Guard Academy known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#753 World Rank #270 USA Rank
Engineering
#1648 World Rank #764 USA Rank
Political Science
#2913 World Rank #1084 USA Rank
Sociology

Other areas of influence

#509 World Rank #250 USA Rank
Law
#527 World Rank #334 USA Rank
Communications
#839 World Rank #603 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#1230 World Rank #736 USA Rank
Nursing
#1246 World Rank #692 USA Rank
Business
#1337 World Rank #560 USA Rank
Medical
#1542 World Rank #867 USA Rank
History
#1566 World Rank #761 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#1798 World Rank #809 USA Rank
Education
#2367 World Rank #658 USA Rank
Physics

Influential People

Who are United States Coast Guard Academy's Most influential alumni?

United States Coast Guard Academy's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Law, Communications, and Engineering. United States Coast Guard Academy’s most academically influential people include Thad Allen, Robert Brulle, and David Caron.

Thad Allen
Thad Allen

Commandant of the United States Coast Guard

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Robert Brulle

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David Caron
David Caron

American jurist

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Karl L. Schultz
Karl L. Schultz

American Coast Guard admiral

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Daniel C. Burbank
Daniel C. Burbank

American astronaut and a veteran of two Space Shuttle missions

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Bruce E. Melnick
Bruce E. Melnick

American astronaut

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Chester R. Bender
Chester R. Bender

Commandant of the United States Coast Guard

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Paul F. Zukunft
Paul F. Zukunft

US Coast Guard Admiral

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Harvey E. Johnson, Jr.
Harvey E. Johnson, Jr.

American admiral

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Gary Blore
Gary Blore

American Coast Guard admiral

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John B. Hayes
John B. Hayes

Commandant of the United States Coast Guard

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J. William Kime
J. William Kime

Commandant of the United State Coast Guard

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