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.
How to Apply
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To complete the application process be sure to:
- Complete the online application
- Submit the $50 application fee
- Request official high school transcripts (and college transcript if transferring)
- Include your essay (minimum 300 words discussing the most important reasons for selecting MMA as a possible college for you). This can be uploaded and attached to your application as a word document or pdf file.
- Request two recommendations. These may be uploaded directly to your application. If the author of the recommendation wishes to submit it to MMA directly, they may email it to email@example.com.
- Send standardized test scores (SAT, ACT)
Please note: International applicants are currently unable to apply using the online application. International applicants must complete the International Student Application, located here.
All items should be sent to:
Massachusetts Maritime Academy Admissions
101 Academy Drive
Buzzards Bay, MA 02532
Any elecrtronic versions of your supplemental items can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org (preferred).
Students wishing to be considered for early action (freshman applicants only) are to submit a complete application package by November 1st. Decision letters will be mailed prior to the holiday break in December.