- Altamont graduates are accepted into the most selective colleges and universities in the country: Brown, Davidson, Duke, Harvard, Kenyon, Oberlin, Princeton, Pomona, University of Pennsylvania, Stanford, Swarthmore, Washington & Lee, Washington University, Williams, University of Virginia, Vanderbilt, and the U.S. Naval Academy.
- The college search program includes the annual College Tour of 15-20 northern or southern colleges and universities.
- Of the 230 students in the classes of 2009 – 2012, there were 25 National Merit Finalists, 26 National Merit Semifinalists, 7 National Achievement Finalists, 10 National Achievement Semifinalists, and 19 Commended Scholars.
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