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California Maritime Academy Acceptance Rate, Requirements & Admissions Information

Vallejo, CA

Freshman Admission Requirements


Entrance Difficulty

Moderately Difficult: More than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation

High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended
Subject Required Units Recommended Units
English 4  
Mathematics 3 4
Science 2 3
Foreign Language 2  
Social Studies 1  
History 1  
Academic Electives 1  

Examinations

Examinations
Exam Required Units Scores Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required January 10
SAT Only    
ACT Only    
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT    
SAT Subject Tests Only  
SAT Essay Component Policy Not Reported
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay SAT: Not used
ACT: Not used

Applying for Admission


Admissions Office

Address
200 Maritime Academy Drive
City, State, Zip
Vallejo, CA 94590
Phone
(800) 561-1945
Fax
(707) 648-4204
E-mail
admission@csum.edu

Application Dates and Fees

Regular Admisson Deadline
November 30
Application Fee
$70
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer of Admission
By May 1 or within 2 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student cannot defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission

Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
 
Early Decision Notification
 
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Action Deadline
October 31
Early Action Notification
December 15

Application Form

Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Available

Other Application Requirements

Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
 
Letters of Recommendation
 
Other
Health form required for freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students


Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record X
Academic GPA X
Standardized Tests X
Class Rank X
Recommendations X
Essay X
Interview X
Level of Applicant's Interest X
Extracurricular Activities X
Volunteer Work X
Particular Talent/Ability X
Character/Personal Qualities X
First Generation to Attend College X
State Residency X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Ethnicity X
Work Experience X

Profile of Fall Admission


Overall Admission Rate
76% of 1,418 applicants were admitted
Women
85% of 368 applicants were admitted
Men
74% of 1,050 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
275 (25%) of 1,084 admitted students enrolled
Women
53 (17%) of 312 admitted students enrolled
Men
222 (29%) of 772 admitted students enrolled
Early Decision Admission Rate
 
Early Action Admission Rate
Not reported
Students Offered Wait List
85
Students Accepting Wait List Position
84
Students Admitted From Wait List
26

Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 scale)

Average GPA
3.43
3.75 and Above
17%
3.50 - 3.74
20%
3.25 - 3.49
22%
3.00 - 3.24
23%
2.50 - 2.99
17%
2.00 - 2.49
1%

SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

SAT Math
538-633 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
10%
Score of 600 - 700
35%
Score of 500 - 600
47%
Score of 400 - 500
7%
Score of 300 - 400
1%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW
530-630 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
7%
Score of 600 - 700
38%
Score of 500 - 600
42%
Score of 400 - 500
12%
Score of 300 - 400
1%
Score of 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

ACT Composite
21-26 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
10%
Score of 24 - 29
48%
Score of 18 - 23
35%
Score of 12 - 17
7%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%

Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

High School Class Rank
 
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported

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