Originally Posted by GordMay
“Unlike the other federal service
academies, the Coast Guard Academy does not require a Congressional nomination
. To be considered for admission, you must submit all required application material by January 15 of the year of entrance (October 15 of the year prior to entrance for Early Action consideration)...
... There is no minimum test score requirement for the U.S. Coast Guard Academy. Successful candidates usually score at least 1100 combined Critical Reading (Verbal) and Math on the SAT, or have an ACT Composite of at least 24.”
➥ Admissions: Application Requirements
Interesting, I thought they went the way of Senate appointments. I guess not, I stand corrected on a previous post. It appears as they are prequalifying prior to testing which makes sense. I got to old fifty years age. I passed it three times, unfortunately I wasn't the cream of the crop.