Tuition & Fees

$9,378

$25,824

not including room and board

More Financial Details

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
2%
600-699
26%
500-599
58%
400-499
13%
300-399
1%
700-800
4%
600-699
24%
500-599
62%
400-499
10%
700-800
0
600-699
5%
500-599
41%
400-499
44%
300-399
10%
200-299
0
30-36
7%
24-29
40%
18-23
50%
12-17
3%
More Admissions Details

undergraduateRatios

87%

male

13%

female

1

teacher

16

students

More Student Details

Moderately Selective

83%

acceptance rate

Accepted 697
Declined + 141
Total Received 838
More Admissions Details

Public

1,688

undergraduate students

92

graduate students

More Student Details

Most Popular Majors

  1. Marine Engineering
  2. Facilities Engineering
  3. Marine Transportation
More Majors

Codes

SAT 3515
ACT 1856

Social Networks

People Who Liked This School Also Liked…

Name Location
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth North Dartmouth, MA
Stonehill College Easton, MA
SUNY — Maritime College Throggs Neck, NY
Maine Maritime Academy Castine, ME
University of Maine Orono, ME
Boston University Boston, MA
Bridgewater State University Bridgewater, MA
United States Coast Guard Academy New London, CT
United States Military Academy West Point, NY
Bryant University Smithfield, RI
See All School Suggestions for You
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Location

School Facts

The Massachusetts Maritime Academy (MMA) is part of the Massachusetts public university system. Founded in 1891, it adopted coeducation in 1975. Its 54-acre campus is located in Buzzards Bay, 60 miles south of Boston.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 1,780
Established in 1891
Coeducational Coeducational College, Became Coeducational College
Accredited by •  ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.)
•  IACBE (International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education)
•  NEASC (New England Assn. of Schools and Colleges)

Virtual Tour

Virtual Tour

Buzzards Bay, MA

54-acre campus in Buzzards Bay (population: 3,859), 55 miles from Boston. Major airport and train serve Boston; smaller airport serves Providence (50 miles); bus serves Bourne (three miles).

Massachusetts Maritime Academy
101 Academy Drive
Buzzards Bay, MA 02532-1803

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
97%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
100%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
2%
600-699
26%
500-599
58%
400-499
13%
300-399
1%
700-800
4%
600-699
24%
500-599
62%
400-499
10%
700-800
0
600-699
5%
500-599
41%
400-499
44%
300-399
10%
200-299
0
30-36
7%
24-29
40%
18-23
50%
12-17
3%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $50
Common application accepted no
Application deadline
School has early decision program no
School has early action program yes
Early action program application deadline November 1
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Considered if submitted
SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

83%

acceptance rate

Accepted 697
Declined + 141
Total Received 838

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Essay
Recommendations
Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Important

Extracurricular activities
Interview

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Class rank
Minority affiliation
Particular talent/ability
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Geographical residence
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Admissions Right Now

Admissions Contact

Joshua Tefft
Director of Admissions
P: 800 544-3411
admissions@maritime.edu

Financial Aid

70%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$12,762

Average financial aid

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $2,694
Room $7,340
Board $4,965
Additional fees $6,684
Books & supplies $1,500
Total $23,183
Average Financial Aid - $12,762
Total with Avg. Aid $10,421

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $1,300,000
State $525,000
Institutional $600,000
Other external
Total $2,425,000

Non-need-based

Federal
State $280,000
Institutional
Other external $690,000
Total $970,000
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Office

P: 508 830-5087
F: 508 830-5077
psmith@maritime.edu

Financial Aid Officer

Catherine Kedski
Director of Financial Aid
ckedski@maritime.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
crew
cross-country
football
lacrosse
sailing
soccer
softball
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Club Sports - Men's

Baseball, Basketball, Boxing, Brazilian Jiujitsu, Climbing, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Rugby, Skin Diving, Weight Lifting, Yoga

Club Sports - Women's

Baseball, Basketball, Boxing, Brazilian Jiujitsu, Climbing, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Rugby, Skin Diving, Weight Lifting, Yoga

Intramural/Recreational Sports

Basketball, Dodgeball, Flag Football, Indoor Soccer, Softball

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Athletic Directors

Garin Veris (men's)
Athletic Director
email

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference, New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference, New England Intercollegiate Sailing Association
Mascot
Buccaneers

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Emergency Management
Energy Systems Engineering
Facilities Engineering
Facilities Management
International Maritime Business
Marine Engineering
Marine Science/Safety/Environmental Protection
Marine Transportation
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Most Popular Majors

  1. Marine Engineering
  2. Facilities Engineering
  3. Marine Transportation

Programs Offered

  • Double majors
  • Independent study
  • Internships

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Business
  • Engineering
  • Natural Science
  • Technologies
  • Other

1,780

total students

80%

in-state

20%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

95%

1,688
students

Female
13%
223

Male
87%
1,465

5%

92
students

Female
23%
21

Male
77%
71

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

95%

1,607
students

Female
12%
191

Male
88%
1,416

5%

81
students

Female
40%
32

Male
60%
49

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Student Break-down

< 1%
Nonresident aliens
< 1%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Hispanic/Latino
84%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

77%

Transfer applicants accepted

73%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Recommended of All
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Required of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

60

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

Not Reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 3
Countries most often represented Mexico
Panama
Special services offered for international applicants English lab
Special counselors/advisors

International Student Contact

Josh Tefft
Director of Admissions
508 830-6687
jtefft@maritime.edu

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway