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Facilities Engineering (FENG)

The Facilities Engineering (FENG) program prepares cadets for careers in facilities engineering, management, and operations. Large facilities, manufacturing plants, office buildings, hospitals, and power plants require safe, economical, compliant, and...

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Marine Engineering (MENG)

The Marine Engineering (MENG) program prepares graduates for careers as licensed engineering officers in the United States Merchant Marine as well as engineering positions in associated shoreside industries. Cadets gain a firm grasp of mechanical and...

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Energy Systems Engineering (ESEN)

The Energy Systems Engineering (ESEN) program prepares cadets for careers in engineering planning, design, and installation of technical equipment systems required for power generation and management. These systems assist in the distribution of...

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International Maritime Business (IMBU)

The International Maritime Business (IMBU) program prepares cadets for careers as business professionals serving the complex global supply chain. Cadets acquire wide-ranging business skills — such as accounting, economics, finance, and negotiations...

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Marine Transportation (MTRA)

The Marine Transportation (MTRA) program prepares cadets for careers as licensed ship deck officers. Cadets build a foundation to transfer into management and operations positions within the intermodal, transportation, and petroleum industries. Skills...

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Emergency Management (EMHS)

Emergency Management (EMHS) and disaster-related issues are faced by individuals, families, businesses, and governments worldwide. The Emergency Management program prepares graduates for careers in the private and public sectors, including federal...

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Marine Science, Safety, and Environmental Protection (MSSEP)

The Marine Science, Safety, and Environmental Protection (MSSEP) program focuses on environmental safety, marine science, and public health issues. Graduates are prepared for careers that tackle global challenges such as climate change, diminishing...

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Master of Science in Maritime Business Management (MSMB)

The Master of Science in Maritime Business Management (MSMB) is designed to give students the knowledge and skills to become creative problem solvers and thus to succeed in a variety of senior business, management, and leadership positions...

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Master of Science in Facilities Management (MSFM)

The Master of Science in Facilities Management (MSFM) program is designed to give students the knowledge and skills to become creative problem solvers and thus to succeed in a variety of senior facilities management and leadership positions...

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Master of Science in Emergency Management (MSEM)

The Master of Science in Emergency Management (MSEM) program is designed to provide graduates with the knowledge, skills, and tools necessary to implement both proactive and reactive strategies to reduce the cost of a disaster in life and property...

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Global Wind Organization (GWO) Basic Safety Training (BST)

Massachusetts Maritime Academy, in cooperation with Relyon Nutec, is pleased to offer the globally recognized Global Wind Organization (GWO) Basic Safety Training (BST) and Basic Safety Training Refresher (BST-R) at its Buzzards Bay campus...

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Maritime Professional Training

Massachusetts Maritime Academy’s Center for Maritime and Professional Training offers several USCG approved and industry recognized training courses for maritime and engineering professionals in both private and government sectors. Custom training...

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Renewable Energy Initiatives

Massachusetts Maritime Academy has the unique advantage of being located on the Cape Cod Canal, the world’s widest sea-level canal measuring 480 feet across, approximately 7 miles long, and has a minimum depth of 35 feet. The swift running canal ...

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Maritime Environmental Efforts

The Massachusetts Maritime Academy (MMA) Oceanographic Data Portal (ODATA) provides unique marine academic data to the public, with the intent to inspire and educate. The academy has several marine research projects, hydrokinetic energy...

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Facilities Engineering (FENG)

The Facilities Engineering (FENG) program prepares cadets for careers in facilities engineering, management, and operations. Large facilities, manufacturing plants, office buildings, hospitals, and power plants require safe, economical, compliant, and...

Learn More

Marine Engineering (MENG)

The Marine Engineering (MENG) program prepares graduates for careers as licensed engineering officers in the United States Merchant Marine as well as engineering positions in associated shoreside industries. Cadets gain a firm grasp of mechanical and...

Learn More

Energy Systems Engineering (ESEN)

The Energy Systems Engineering (ESEN) program prepares cadets for careers in engineering planning, design, and installation of technical equipment systems required for power generation and management. These systems assist in the distribution of...

Learn More

International Maritime Business (IMBU)

The International Maritime Business (IMBU) program prepares cadets for careers as business professionals serving the complex global supply chain. Cadets acquire wide-ranging business skills — such as accounting, economics, finance, and negotiations...

Learn More

Marine Transportation (MTRA)

The Marine Transportation (MTRA) program prepares cadets for careers as licensed ship deck officers. Cadets build a foundation to transfer into management and operations positions within the intermodal, transportation, and petroleum industries. Skills...

Learn More

Emergency Management (EMHS)

Emergency Management (EMHS) and disaster-related issues are faced by individuals, families, businesses, and governments worldwide. The Emergency Management program prepares graduates for careers in the private and public sectors, including federal...

Learn More

Marine Science, Safety, and Environmental Protection (MSSEP)

The Marine Science, Safety, and Environmental Protection (MSSEP) program focuses on environmental safety, marine science, and public health issues. Graduates are prepared for careers that tackle global challenges such as climate change, diminishing...

Learn More

Master of Science in Maritime Business Management (MSMB)

The Master of Science in Maritime Business Management (MSMB) is designed to give students the knowledge and skills to become creative problem solvers and thus to succeed in a variety of senior business, management, and leadership positions...

Learn More

Master of Science in Facilities Management (MSFM)

The Master of Science in Facilities Management (MSFM) program is designed to give students the knowledge and skills to become creative problem solvers and thus to succeed in a variety of senior facilities management and leadership positions...

Learn More

Master of Science in Emergency Management (MSEM)

The Master of Science in Emergency Management (MSEM) program is designed to provide graduates with the knowledge, skills, and tools necessary to implement both proactive and reactive strategies to reduce the cost of a disaster in life and property...

Learn More

Global Wind Organization (GWO) Basic Safety Training (BST)

Massachusetts Maritime Academy, in cooperation with Relyon Nutec, is pleased to offer the globally recognized Global Wind Organization (GWO) Basic Safety Training (BST) and Basic Safety Training Refresher (BST-R) at its Buzzards Bay campus...

Learn More

Maritime Professional Training

Massachusetts Maritime Academy’s Center for Maritime and Professional Training offers several USCG approved and industry recognized training courses for maritime and engineering professionals in both private and government sectors. Custom training...

Learn More

Renewable Energy Initiatives

Massachusetts Maritime Academy has the unique advantage of being located on the Cape Cod Canal, the world’s widest sea-level canal measuring 480 feet across, approximately 7 miles long, and has a minimum depth of 35 feet. The swift running canal ...

Learn More

Maritime Environmental Efforts

The Massachusetts Maritime Academy (MMA) Oceanographic Data Portal (ODATA) provides unique marine academic data to the public, with the intent to inspire and educate. The academy has several marine research projects, hydrokinetic energy...

Learn More

Statistics

The Academy’s Coordinates

82%

82% 1st to 2nd Year Retention Rate

79%

79% Graduation Rate

80%

80% Cadets Qualify for Financial Aid

15:1

15:1 Cadet to Faculty Ratio

85%

85% Career Placement Rate

3.3

3.3 Average Applicant GPA

1300+

1300+ Total Number of Cadets

Our rankings

The Academy Awards

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