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.
Experiential Learning Abroad Programs
The International Maritime Business Unit has various programs for International Experiential Learning and Cultural Awareness. This specialized education, training and learning is an important part of the success of any person involved in the shipping industry because of its global nature. Students are given an opportunity to understand the cultural and human story behind the maritime industry. This experience enriches IMB cadets as they learn about pride in the positive and humane parts of the heritage of all cultures they engage with while giving back and learning.