United States Coast Guard Academy - Bachelor's Degree

Academics at the USCGA stress the sciences and engineering, but different courses of study are available.Several of the majors offer tracks of specialization (example,Marine&Environmental Science majors can choose to focus on biology,chemistry).Cadets sometimes opt to take elective courses.

  • Average Tuition USD 942

School Description

The roots of the academy lie in the School of Instruction of the Revenue Cutter Service, the school of the Revenue Cutter Service. Established near New Bedford, Massachusetts in 1876, the School of Instruction used the USRC Dobbin for its exercises. Captain John Henriques served as superintendent from founding until 1883.

Bachelor Programs

  • 31 Mohegan Ave Pkwy, New London, CT 06320, United States

    Business Administration

    USD 2,393 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Business Administration. The program offers courses that focus on the study of management theory; human resource management and behavior; accounting, purchasing and logistics; organization and production; marketing; and business decision-making.

  • 31 Mohegan Ave Pkwy, New London, CT 06320, United States

    Chemical and Physical Oceanography

    USD 2,393 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Chemistry. The program offers courses that focus on the study of general chemistry, organic chemistry, and chemical analysis.

  • 31 Mohegan Ave Pkwy, New London, CT 06320, United States

    Civil Engineering

    USD 2,393 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Civil Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the application of mathematical and scientific principles to problems that arise from creating and maintaining structures; mechanics; hydraulics; geotechnics; materials science; and statistical analysis.

  • 31 Mohegan Ave Pkwy, New London, CT 06320, United States

    Electrical Engineering

    USD 2,393 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Electrical Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of mathematical and scientific principles and electrical power generation systems.

  • 31 Mohegan Ave Pkwy, New London, CT 06320, United States

    Mechanical Engineering

    USD 2,393 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Mechanical Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the application of mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of physical systems used in manufacturing; the end-product systems used for manufacturing equipment; and hydraulic and electric systems for controlling movement.

  • 31 Mohegan Ave Pkwy, New London, CT 06320, United States

    Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

    USD 2,393 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Construction Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of mathematical and management principles; civil engineering; structural principles; site analysis; computer-assisted design; geology; evaluation and testing; and applicable laws and regulations.

  • 31 Mohegan Ave Pkwy, New London, CT 06320, United States

    Political Science

    USD 2,393 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and conceptual knowledge of the fundamentals of Political Science. The program offers courses that focus on understanding political ideas, ideologies, institutions, policies, processes, and behavior. As well as groups, classes, government, diplomacy, law, strategy, and war.

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Admission Requirements

  • Minimum GPA 2.50
  • Minimum SAT 1190
  • Minimum ACT 21

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    Established in 1876

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    For years it has been a United States Coast Guard Academy tradition for fourth-class cadets (freshman) to hide the chain links that sit outside the cadet library, also known as Waesche Hall.

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