The United States Sports Academy recently received the highest possible rating of “3” on the U.S. Department of Education’s latest annual financial responsibility test, which was released this month and covers the 2014-15 fiscal year. The annual test looks at income, equity and reserves to rate the financial health of the nation’s colleges and universities.

Based in Daphne, Ala., the United States Sports Academy is an independent, non-profit, accredited, special mission sports university created to serve the nation and world with programs in instruction, research, and service. The role of the Academy is to prepare men and women for careers in the profession of sports. For more information about the Academy, call (251) 626-3303 or visit