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.
The Commencement Ceremony "Rule of Two" Policy
Students who are delinquent in no more than two credit bearing requirements (course, sea term, co-op, or commercial shipping) may participate in the June commencement ceremony by showing proof of registration in their remaining requirements. Their degree will be issued after successful completion of outstanding requirement(s).
Under no circumstances will students with more than two credit bearing requirements be allowed to participate in the commencement ceremony.