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  1. Academics
    B
  2. Value
    A+
  3. Diversity
    B
  4. Campus
    C
  5. Athletics
    C+
  6. Party Scene
    C-
  7. Professors
    B-
  8. Location
    B-
  9. Dorms
    C
  10. Campus Food
    C
  11. Student Life
    C
  12. Safety
    B-
SUNY Maritime is an above-average public college located in The Bronx, New York in the New York City Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,542 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the SUNY Maritime acceptance rate is 72%. Popular majors include Marine Science, Mechanical Engineering, and Business Support Services. Graduating 75% of students, SUNY Maritime alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $61,200.
6 Pennyfield Avenue
Throggs Neck, NY 10465
Branch of
SUNY System
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
Eastern Collegiate Football Conference

SUNY Maritime College Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Maritime Admissions

Acceptance Rate
72%
Application Deadline
January 31
SAT Range
1090-1260
ACT Range
22-28
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
Yes

Cost

Net Price
$18,411/ 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
$7,202/ year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
80%

Academics

Professors
B-
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
15:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
25%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.4 responses
60%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.5 responses
20%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.5 responses

Majors

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
    25%
  • On Campus
    75%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,542Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
44
Undergrads Over 25
5%
Pell Grant
22%
Varsity Athletes
27%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 5 responses
  • Regiment/ Semi Military
    100%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
Poll
100%
of students say they don't have Greek life.14 responses
Poll
41%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.17 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 3 responses
  • Best hidden secret in NY
    33%
  • Home away from home
    33%
  • Strict
    33%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$82,800/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
75%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
95%
National
83%
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Suny Maritime is not your regular college. I’m speaking on behalf of being in the regiment of cadets. No one is going to tell you how busy your schedule is going to be, or how balancing regimental stuff and classes is very stressful. If you’re worried about indoc don’t sweat it, it’s tough but the hardest part is standing at attention for hours at a time. You’d think that after indoc you would be just worried about your classes. Not here, you will have formation every morning and must be outside by 7am some mornings you may have “teambuilding” or remedial pt. Every night is taps (inspection) and tuesdays and Thursdays hold your regiment activities from 3-4pm. Just know, if you come here, you will be busy 24/7 and be sleep deprived. Students here only suffer b/c you will make a lot of money when you graduate. Remember, “terrible place to be, great place to be from.”
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The campus is amazing and it is a totally different feeling when you are there. Unlike most city colleges, SUNY Maritime allows you to feel like you are right in the city, while still being on your own island and your own private campus. The city is easily accessible and it offers many opportunities for off-campus activities. I have heard by many people that it is a hidden jewel, and I personally have to agree. I would reccomend that anyone who is looking to stay relatively close New York City give this college a chance, because it is truly amazing.
Maritime is HYPER-focused on the maritime industry and if you are not devoted and in love with the maritime industry, consider other schools. The school will preach diversity as much as any other college, but the truth is Maritime is NOT diverse. The school is at least 80% male-dominated and over 70% white. The BEST part of Maritime is the faculty and staff. They are caring and always willing to go above and beyond for students. Fair warning to those interested in the Regiment...do not join the regiment if you are not willing to commit and do what you are told. The regiment will not kill you, but it does get VERY annoying. I have enjoyed my experience at Maritime, but I have come to understand that it is not the place for me. Maritime does not offer enough minors, concentrations or even majors. Be 110% percent sure you want to come to Maritime. At the end of the day, Maritime like any college is what you make of it.