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.
Writing Assessment Program
All incoming students to the Massachusetts Maritime Academy are required to participate in the Writing Assessment Program. The program includes:
- a Writing Placement Test to evaluate the writing skills of all incoming first-year students
- a Sophomore Writing Proficiency Exam (WPE)
Note: All students must pass the WPE and the portfolio assessment as part of their graduation requirements.
If you have any questions concerning the Writing Assessment Program, please contact:
Dr. Elaine Craghead