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Cal Maritime

Cal Maritime
200 Maritime Academy Drive
Vallejo, CA 94590-8181

Official telephone: (707) 654-1000
Fax number: (707) 654-1001
Screen last updated on: December 2019

The admissions information below is valid for the 2018 academic year.

Admissions officer: Marc McGee,
Director of Admissions
Contacting the office: 707 654-1330
707 654-1336 (fax)

Is there an application deadline for fall? yes
Final filing date for fall: November 30
Freshmen are accepted for terms other than fall: no
Application fee: $55
Can the application fee be waived? yes
Are refunds available on the application fee? no
Is the Common Application form accepted? no
Supplemental forms required for those using Common Application: no
Admissions requirements:
Strong science or math preparation recommended.
High school graduation is: required, GED is accepted
A general college preparatory program is: recommended
Campus visit is: neither required nor recommended
Interview is: required of some
Standardized test requirements: SAT I or ACT required
School's test preference: no preference
Dates test scores should be received: January 10 for SAT I/ACT
High school units required or recommended:
English: 4 required, 4 recommended
Foreign language: 2 required, 2 recommended
History: 1 required, 1 recommended
Lab: 2 required, 3 recommended
Math: 3 required, 4 recommended
Science: 2 required, 3 recommended
Social studies: 1 required, 1 recommended
Academic electives: 1 required, 1 recommended
Other: 1 required, 1 recommended
Total: 15 required, 17 recommended
School has formalized early decision program: no
School has early action program: yes
School has concurrent enrollment program for high school: no

Academic criteria:
  • secondary school report very important
  • class rank not considered
  • recommendations not considered
  • standardized test scores very important
  • essay not considered
Nonacademic criteria:
  • interview not considered
  • extracurricular activities considered
  • particular talent/ability considered
  • character/personal qualities not considered
  • alumni/ae relationship not considered
  • geographical residence considered
  • state residency considered
  • religious affiliation/commitment not considered
  • minority affiliation not considered
  • volunteer work considered
  • work experience considered
Admissions is need blind: yes
Average secondary school GPA: 3.45
Percent of freshmen who submitted GPA: 96%
Average SAT I: 593 verbal, 595 math
Average ACT: 23 English, 24 math, 24 composite
Combined ACT middle 50% range: 22 - 26
Percent of accepted applicants who submitted SAT I scores: 82%
Percent of accepted applicants who submitted ACT score: 38%

Notification of admission: on a rolling basis
Acceptance of admission: must accept by May 1 or within 2 weeks if notified thereafter

Number of completed applications received: 1,118
Number of applicants offered admission: 744 (67%)
Number of applicants offered admission who enrolled: 212 (28%)
School has a waiting list policy: yes
Percent of freshmen who came from out of state: 20%
Tuition deposit amount: $500, nonrefundable
Room deposit amount: $150, nonrefundable
Admission may be deferred: no

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