Dual Enrollment

Massachusetts Maritime Academy is excited to provide a Commonwealth Dual Enrollment Program (CDEP) for qualified high school students. The program provides an opportunity for eligible high school students to enroll at MMA as non-degree students and have the course credit be recognized toward degree completion.

CDEP Program eligibility requirements:

  • Must be a Massachusetts resident.
  • Must be enrolled in a Massachusetts public secondary school or non-public school, including home school.
  • Have a minimum cumulative high school GPA of 2.5 or demonstrate potential for academic success through submission of evidence of steadily improving high school grades, high class rank, teacher/guidance counselor endorsement, etc.
  • Must submit a completed application form and official high school transcript no later than February 15, 2020.

Course offerings for Spring 2020 (Mondays, March 2 - June 15)

MS-1211 - Current Environmental Problems (3 credits) - Monday nights, 4-7PM
This course is the first course taken by students majoring in Marine Science, Safety and Environmental Protection (MSSEP). It introduces freshmen students to current and pressing global issues in the fields of environmental science, environmental protection and health and safety in the workplace. Topics will provide students with a broad, general perspective of issues in these fields. Some topics will be revisited in greater detail during subsequent courses in the MSSEP curriculum. Prerequisite: None

EM-2212 - Introduction to Emergency Management (3 credits) - Monday nights, 4-7PM
An introduction to the disciplines, authorities, and policies involved in the field of emergency management. Topics include: hazard analysis and underlying social and environmental processes, vulnerability analysis, hazard mitigation, emergency response and disaster recovery. Prerequisite: None.

If you have questions, contact Dione Eaton at deaton@maritime.edu.