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United States Air Force Academy Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

USAF Academy, CO

Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
  • American History (United States)
  • Applied Mathematics, General
  • Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General
  • Behavioral Sciences
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Computer Science
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Engineering, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  • General Studies
  • Geography
  • History, General
  • History, Other
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • International/Global Studies
  • Legal Studies, General
  • Materials Chemistry
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Military History
  • Military Operational Art and Science/Studies
  • Operations Research
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Systems Engineering
Most Popular Disciplines
Engineering, Business/marketing, Social sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
None
Special Programs
English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
No online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
537
Part-Time Faculty
94
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
49%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 7% of classes
10-19 students: 60% of classes
20-29 students: 31% of classes
30-39 students: 2% of classes
40-49 students: 0% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 14% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 39% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 39% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 7% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
538,560
Computer Ownership
Students required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
Not Reported
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Not available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
None

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Not reported

Master's Programs of Study

  • Not reported

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Not reported

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Not reported

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