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Massachusetts Maritime Academy

Buzzards Bay, MA
University Website: www.maritime.edu
Apply Online: www.maritime.edu
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Massachusetts Maritime Academy (also called Maritime, Mass Maritime or MMA) is a regionally accredited, coeducational, state college offering undergraduate degrees in maritime-related fields, as well as graduate degrees and professional studies. Established in 1891, Mass Maritime is the second oldest state maritime academy, and the oldest continuously operating maritime academy, in the United States. The Academy is located on Taylor's Point in Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, in the United States and prepares students for careers in the maritime, engineering, emergency management and environmental fields. Originally established to graduate deck and engineering officers for the U.S. Merchant Marine, the academy has since expanded its curriculum. Though not required, some graduates go on to serve in active & reserve components of the U.S. Armed Forces. The Academy operates a training ship, the USTS Kennedy.

The Academy offers Bachelor of Science degrees in Marine Transportation, Marine Engineering, Environmental Protection & Safety, Facilities Engineering, International Maritime Business, Emergency Management, and now Energy Systems Engineering (added February 2, 2012).

The Academy also offers a Master of Science in Emergency Management as well as Facilities Management and a wide array of professional/continuing education programs.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $15,592.00 avg tuition

101 Academy Dr
Buzzards Bay, MA 02532-1803
(508) 830-5000

Apply online Admissions:
www.maritime.edu
Financial Aid:
www.maritime.edu

Areas of Study:

  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Engineering
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Transportation And Materials Moving
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Massachusetts Maritime Academy

Statistics:
Applied 761
Admitted 478 63%
Enrolled total 277
Full Time: 277
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 440 560
SAT Math 490 590
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 22 25
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 90%
4-year graduation rate 47%
6-year graduation rate 63%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Do not know
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Massachusetts Maritime Academy

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $1,395.00 $1,395.00 $15,592.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $5,472.00 $5,472.00 $5,472.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $280.00 $280.00 $650.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $1,123.00 $1,123.00 $1,123.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $9,700.00 $0.00 $0.00
Other Expenses $2,967.00 $0.00 $0.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $50.00
Graduate Application Fee $100.00
Books and Supplies $1,000.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 83%
Percent receiving grant aid 48%
Avg amount of grant aid $5,045.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 80%
Avg amount of student loan aid $8,295.00

Massachusetts Maritime Academy

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
International Business/Trade/Commerce X
ENGINEERING
Engineering, Other X X
Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other X
Securities Services Administration/Management X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Studies X
TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIALS MOVING
Marine Science/Merchant Marine Officer X

Scholarships for Students in Massachusetts

Name Amount Deadline
A.L. Brown Scholarship Up to $7,000 January 31, 2017
Dr. James L. Lawson Memorial Scholarship $500 January 31, 2017
Massachusetts Public Service Grant 100% of tuition May 01, 2017
Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship Varies January 31, 2017
Big Y Foods Scholarship Varies February 01, 2017
TSI Inc./Arthur J. Abrams Scholarship Varies February 17, 2017

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