For over 100 years, Massachusetts Maritime Academy has been preparing women and men for exciting and rewarding careers on land and sea. As the nation's finest co-ed maritime college, MMA challenges students to succeed by balancing a unique regimented lifestyle with a typical four-year college environment. As a member of the cadet corps you will live, study, sail, work and play in an atmosphere that encourages you to be your best.
Curricula for International Visiting Students
- All Cadets must enroll in at least 12 credits or more
- The credit course minimums listed above include a Mandatory 3 credit American Government or American History course.
- According to the SMU & MMA agreement, SMU cadets will only have the course listed in this document to choose from.
- Please make sure these courses transfer back to your home institution. You can find detail information for each course in our College Catalog.
- When you are at MMA, you will find that there are other existing courses at the time of attendance. Again, because of our agreements and our limited number of space, these courses will not be available.
International Maritime Business: SMU Transport & Logistics cadets may choose to enroll in the following courses
|Organization Management (IM-1211)||3|
|Business Decision and Strategy (IM-2231)||3|
|Business Data Analysis (IM-3122)||3|
|Vessel Chartering & Brokerage (IM-3231)||3|
|Business Ethics & Negotiation (IM-4211)||3|
|Project Management (IM-4261)||3|
|Polar Shipping (IM-4261)||3|
|Business of LNG (IM-4266)||3|
|Critical Issues in Human Resource Management (IM-4214)||3|
Marine Engineering: SMU Marine Engineering cadets may choose to enroll in the following courses
|EN-4151 Applied Naval Architecture for ME||3|
|EN-2232 Internal Combustion Engine I with Lab||4|
|EN-3233 Steam and Gas Turbines with Lab||4|
Marine Safety and Environmental Protection: SMU Environment Engineers & Safety Engineers may choose from the following courses:
|MS-2244 Intro to GIS||3|
|MS-3241 Marine Resource Management||3|
|MS-3242 Hazardous Material Management||3|
|MS-4211 Environmental Monitoring II||3|
|MS-1252 Earth Science||3|
|MS-4263 Oil Spill Management||3|
Marine Transportation: SMU Navigation Technology Cadets may choose to enroll in the following courses
|MT-4132 Advanced Seamanship with Lab||4|
|MT-3261 Container & Modern Cargo Stowage||4|
|MT-4241 Stability &Trim||3|
|SS-3122 Legislative Compliance (TENTATIVE)||3|