Posted by: Jacqui Murray | April 8, 2014

How to Make Your Chance of Acceptance 70%

This may surprise you, but if you can fulfill the USNA listed requirements, they’ll probably take you. It’s not like so many of the other Ivy Leagues where you have to be a magician to be accepted (think Harvard). Here, most candidates drop out of competition for the 1,000 slots when they don’t fulfill the very long list of requirements. Look at the statistics (as general numbers):

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This is not to say getting the official nomination, and becoming scholastically/medically/physically qualified is easy. Of course not. USNA doesn’t do ‘easy’. But, there is a way, with steps to get you there.

Keep reading this blog. We’ll tell you how.

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Jacqui Murray wrote the popular Building a Midshipman, the story of her daughter’s journey from high school to United States Naval Academy. She is webmaster for six blogs, an Amazon Vine Voice book reviewer, a tech columnist for Examiner.comEditorial Review Board member for ISTE’s Journal for Computing Teachers, and a freelance journalist of tech ed topicsCurrently, she’s editing a military thriller that should be out to publishers this summer.

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  1. Very good idea to make them understand it does not take a miracle to enter. It brings the idea down to a possibility.

    • That’s the idea, GP. It’s more about tenacity, effort, perseverance and wanting it than a particular profile.

  2. […] How to Make Your Chance of Acceptance 70% […]

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