Applicants and Nominees
Combined SAT & American College Testing (ACT) Program Scores
Rank in High School Class
Previous College and Prep School
The Class of 2008 includes 31% (384) from college and post-high school preparatory programs which include:
85 midshipmen previously served as enlisted members of the Navy (73), Marine Corps (10), Army (1), or Army National Guard (1). This figure includes seven who entered directly from Fleet Service (4 USN & 3 USMC), 18 USN from the Nuclear Power School and 60 from NAPS (51 USN, 7 USMC, 1 USA, and 1 ANG).
Midshipmen were admitted from every state in the nation as well as Washington DC, Puerto Rico, and Northern Marianas. The Class of 2008 also includes 17 international students from the following countries: Belize (2), Honduras, Lithuania, Pakistan (2), Peru (2), Philippines (2), Romania (2), Singapore, Suriname, Taiwan, Thailand, and Tunisia.
School Honors and Activities
The Class of 2008 includes 21.7% (269) minority midshipmen with ethnic backgrounds as follows: African Americans (69), Hispanics (110), Asian Americans (50), Native Americans (21) and Hawaiian/Pacific Islander (19).
The Class of 2008 includes 20.1% (250) women.
Sons and Daughters of Alumni
The Class of 2008 includes 56 sons and 14 daughters of Naval Academy alumni (5.6%).