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Massachusetts Maritime Academy
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  • 4 Year
  • BUZZARDS BAY, MA

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Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade A+
  3. Diversity
    grade B minus
  4. Campus
    grade C
  5. Athletics
    grade C
  6. Party Scene
    grade C minus
  7. Professors
    grade C
  8. Location
    grade C
  9. Dorms
    grade B minus
  10. Campus Food
    grade C
  11. Student Life
    grade C
  12. Safety
    grade A+

About

101 ACADEMY DR
BUZZARDS BAY, MA 02532
About Massachusetts Maritime Academy...
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference
From Massachusetts Maritime Academy

Massachusetts Maritime Academy is a top-ranked university with 7 undergraduate degree programs focusing on science, engineering, technology, shipboard operations, and international business. Our unique blend of academics and experiential learning allows students to learn theory, put that theory into practice, and graduate with both the knowledge and experience needed for a successful career.

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Massachusetts Maritime Academy Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
92%
SAT Range
1030-1180
ACT Range
20-28
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$17,635 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$13,798 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
95%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
75%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 8 responses
40%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 10 responses
20%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 10 responses

Majors

Your Path To Sustainable and Renewable Energy Careers

Energy Systems Engineering (ESEN) program prepares you for careers in engineering planning, design, and installation of systems required for power generation and management. These systems assist in the distribution of electrical power in all facets of one of the fast-growing energy industry — including conventional and alternative — demands graduates with technical problem-solving skills.

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    66%
  • On Campus
    1%
  • Online
    33%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,494 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
44
Undergrads Over 25
2%
Pell Grant
18%
Varsity Athletes
10%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 10 responses
  • Motivated
    50%
  • Like a trapped animal clawing at the walls
    20%
  • Stressed
    20%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
93%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 14 responses
Poll
61%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 18 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 9 responses
  • Regimented
    56%
  • Preparedness
    11%
  • Terrible
    11%
  • Unique
    11%
  • Unorganized
    11%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$86,600 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
85%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
97%
National
83%
71%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 7 responses

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