International transfer Admission Process
A student who has been enrolled into another college/university is considered a transfer student. Students must meet the transfer requirements listed below to be eligible for consideration:
Students must have 12 transferable college credits or above from an accredited college/university and must be awarded within 6 months of applying to Mass Maritime OR
Students must complete 24 or more transferable college credits with a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher (on a 4.0 scale)
All transcripts and/or diplomas must be translated into English and the American Credit System by a certified evaluation company. Commonly used services for educational evaluations are:
- Span Tran Pathways
- CED (Center for Educational Documentation)
- IERF (International Education Research Foundation) Credential Evaluation Services
- World Education Service
Students must successfully complete the following courses prior to enrollment at The Academy:
- Chemistry with a lab
- English Composition
Additional recommended courses:
- Western Civilization
- Calculus I
*Please note, not all credits may transfer. Transfer credits will be evaluated by the Registrar’s Office. The amount of credits awarded will be on a course-by-course basis depending on applicability to the Academy's curriculum. Students must earn a 2.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) or above in each individual course for it to transfer.
All transfer students must apply to the Academy using our institutional application. Start by clicking the button below to create an account. Once completed, you can start a new application right from your portal!
Complete the online application and submit the $50 application fee.
How to submit your documents
Documents can be emailed to email@example.com (preferred) or mailed to the following address:
Massachusetts Maritime Academy
Office of Admissions
101 Academy Drive
Buzzards Bay, MA 02532
Applying Early Action this year comes with some clear and tangible benefits.You’ll hear back from us before the Holidays, and you’ll be considered for all available scholarships. Students applying after our priority deadline are not guaranteed scholarship consideration.
Your next steps are:
Review our deadlines and updated required materials. For applicants applying for the 2021-2022 academic year, Massachusetts Maritime Academy is test-optional and does not require standardized testing to complete an application for admission.
Create anAdmissions account to apply.
Submit your application and send the needed accompanying documents.