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Naval Academy Class of 2018 Stats

Posted on: July 01, 2014 08:00 EDT

Press Release #: 064-14

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CLASS OF 2018 (as of June 30, 2014):

PROJECTED CLASS SIZE:              

Men.................. 889                            

Women............. 303

    Total.............. 1,192 (Includes 13 international students from 12 different countries)                          

APPLICATIONS:

   Men…………13,687             Majority…..11,660

   Women……..  3,931              Minority…...5,958

   Total. . . . . . .  17,618   

 (The Class of 2017 inducted 1,206 midshipmen and received 17,654 applications.)

WOMEN & MINORITIES:

The Class of 2018 includes 303 women (25%, the largest number ever) and a total of 402 minority midshipmen (34%)

(The Class of 2017 was comprised of 23% women and 33% minority midshipmen.)

GEOGRAPHIC REPRESENTATION:

The Class of 2018 will include candidates who have accepted appointments from all 50 states, the Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, Guam and 13 international students from: Cambodia (1), Cameroon (2), Federated States of Micronesia (1), Georgia (1), Kazakhstan (1), Mexico (1), Montenegro (1), Nigeria (1), Republic of Korea (1), Senegal (1), Taiwan (1), and United Arab Emirates (1).

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND:

Twenty-six percent (354) of the Class of 2018 are from college and post‑high school preparatory programs, which include:

  • 225 from Naval Academy Preparatory School (NAPS) in Newport, R.I.
  • 41 from the U.S. Naval Academy Foundation Program (30 from preparatory schools and 17 from other colleges under foundation sponsorship).
  • 88 additional students have completed at least six months of study at a college or university.

MILITARY BACKGROUND:

     TOTAL FORMER ENLISTED:

Navy..................    57

Marine Corps....... 10

            Total...................... 67

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