United States Air Force Academy

USAF Academy, CO, USA
3.71 Average Rating

The United States Air Force Academy is a military training institution in central Colorado and the youngest of five American service academies. USAFA confers bachelor’s degrees in 31 academic majors and all students are expected to complete a core curriculum of classes covering an array of subjects. Outside of the classroom, USAFA oversees military training and airmanship programs. For all cadets, the Air Force covers costs for tuition, room, and board and also provides a monthly stipend in exchange for a military service commitment after graduation.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb or town
In-State Students
7%
Out-Of-State Students
88%
0
100
11%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision December 31, 2019 May 1, 2020
Other December 31, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Bachelor's
Total Number of Students
4,336
Total Number of Undergrads
4,336
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Summer Sessions
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
0
100
83%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
84%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
7:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Students Receiving Financial Aid
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
71%
29%
Student Organizations
90
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Colorado Springs
Washington
Denver
Dallas
Los Angeles
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
100%
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What Students Are Saying

3.71 Average Rating
One of the most challenging and rewarding colleges in America. The competition is tough, but being surrounded by the best minds in the country will only increase your skill. It provides more opportunities than you could only imagine of having at other schools.
Sarah from USAFA, CO
At USAFA, you will be given opportunities that no other college student will ever have, all the while defending the United States. However, you will be pushed far beyond your limits. Come only if you truly want to be here.
Logan from USAFA, CO

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