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 Marine Transportation major offers students a competitive, marketable education in the multifaceted discipline of Transportation Management. It consists of a practicum and curriculum based on the demands of the industry. This generates graduates with a disciplined ability to work productively in the shipping, maritime business and military fields. The Marine Transportation major provides students with exceptional, practical skills and knowledge, both of which are required for successful employment, whether ashore and afloat.