United States Military Academy

West Point, NY

The United States Military Academy says that the purpose of the Military Academy is "to educate, train, and inspire the Corps of Cadets so that each graduate is a commissioned leader of character committed to the values of Duty, Honor, Country; and prepared for a career of professional excellence and service to the Nation as an officer in the United States Army." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.usma.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:4,389
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:83%
  • Tuition & Fees:$0 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because students may fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

  • 5. Economics

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science

  • Additional Information

    The United States Military Academy should be commended for requiring a course in Philosophy and a course in World History.

Curriculum last evaluated: 07/03/2017


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