1,688
Students
Financial aid thermometer
15,186
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
83
83%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Massachusetts Maritime Academy is a Comprehensive institution located in Buzzards Bay, MA, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 101 Academy Drive, Flanagan Hall
Buzzards Bay, MA  02532
United States
Contact Mr. Joshua Tefft
Director of Admissions
Email: jtefft@maritime.edu
Phone: 508-830-6687

Majors & Degrees

Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Naval Architecture And Marine Engineering Checkmark
Systems Engineering Checkmark
Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
Environmental Science Checkmark
Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Protective Services Related Checkmark
Transportation And Materials Moving Associate Bachelors
Marine Science/merchant Marine Officer Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

838
Applied
697
Accepted
1,688
Enrolled
83%
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Female Admissions

77
Females Applied
71
Females Accepted
92%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

761
Males Applied
626
Males Accepted
82%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
3.16
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
A minimum high school GPA of 2
2 recommendations
Other requirements exist (see below)
Recommended Interview
Other requirements: Minimum college GPA 2.5 if transferring 12-23 credits, minimum college GPA 2.0 for more than 24 transferable credits

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan November 1st December 31st
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 560 520 600
SAT Math 567 520 600
ACT Composite 23 21 25

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

1,782
In-state
18,160
Out-of-state
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Fees

7,946
Full-time student fees
12,675
Room & board
7,560
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

15,186
Avg. Financial Aid Package
17,027
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
4,165
Avg. Loan Aid
3,160
Avg. Grant Aid
9,929
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
95% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
77%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
36%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,688
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
20%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.44%
Black or African American 0.98%
White or Caucasian 87.65%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.12%
Asian 0.98%
Two or more races 2.7%
Other 3.26%

Gender

Male (86.79%)
Female (13.21%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 97%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
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Marching band Checkmark
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Campus events:
Emery Rice Day, Homecoming/Ring Dance and Change of Command

Student Services

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Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark
More services
Learning Resource Center

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Government, Intramurals, Regimental Leadership, Band/Honor Guard and NCAA Division 3 Athletics

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball Checkmark Division 3 No
Basketball Checkmark No No
Crew No Division 3 No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Football Checkmark Division 3 No
Golf Checkmark No No
Ice Hockey Checkmark No No
Lacrosse Checkmark Division 3 No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Sailing No Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball No No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark No No
Crew No Division 3 No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark No No
Ice Hockey Checkmark No No
Lacrosse Checkmark Division 3 No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Sailing No Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball Checkmark Division 3 No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball No Division 3 No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No

Faculty

143
Total Faculty
16:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 87
Part-time - 56
Male - 99
Female - 44