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 & Co-Op Programs
Education Abroad Programs come in many forms, including short-term experiential learning trips led by faculty and international co-ops. Locations and experiences vary from year to year and depend on students' majors. For example, some recent locations in 2020 include:
International Maritime Business Experiential Learning:
- United Kingdom
Emergency Management Experiential Learning:
Marine Science, Safety, and Environmental Protection Experiential Learning:
Energy Systems & Facilities Engineering Experiential Learning:
- Costa Rica
- South Africa
The Office of Intercultural Engagement ensures that cadets receive a pre-departure orientation prior to all trips and are also enrolled in comprehensive international insurance to support cadets and faculty while abroad.