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.
When to apply
International students may apply for fall or spring semester.
Remember: The application process for international students requires more time. Applications should be filed early to allow admission counselors time to review all credentials and assure that all immigration regulations are met.
Spring 2018 Admission Dates and Deadlines:
- October 1, 2017 - Application Deadline
- December 1, 2017 - Deposit Deadline for Admitted students
- End of February 2018 - Preparatory Orientation (Additional to preparatory
orientation, ALL spring admits will complete the full two-week New Student
Orientation Program in August 2018)
Fall 2018 Admission Dates and Deadlines:
- November 1, 2017 - Early Action application deadline
- Mid December 2017 - Early Action notice release
- January 2, 2018 - Start of bi-weekly decision notice release for all applicants
- May 1, 2018 - Deposit deadline for admitted students
- Mid-August 2018 - Required New Student Orientation Program
- Early September 2018 - Beginning of Academic year