Massachusetts Maritime Academy, MA

Public4-Year • Small • Highly ResidentialBaccalaureate CollegeSelective • Low Transfer-InMain Campus
101 Academy DR, Buzzards Bay, MA 02532
(508) 830-5000

Massachusetts Maritime Academy Rankings

1 ← Poor Great → 100


Academics at Massachusetts Maritime Academy

GradHighest Degree

Share of Graduates by Field of Study

Business, Management, Marketing13%
Law Enforcement, Firefighting8%
Natural Resources and Conservation7%
Transportation and Materials Moving23%


Getting into Massachusetts Maritime Academy

89%Admission Rate
565Median SAT Math
560Median SAT Reading
23Median ACT Composite

Typical Test Scores

SAT Math (25–75%)530–600
200 800
SAT Reading (25–75%)520–600
200 800
ACT Composite (25–75%)20–26
1 36


Cost of Attending Massachusetts Maritime Academy

$10KIn-State Tuition
$26KOut-of-State Tuition
$26KAverage Total Cost
$20KAverage Net Cost

Average Net Price by Family Income

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Typical Debt after Massachusetts Maritime Academy

75%Receive Federal Loans
$23KMedian Federal Debt
85%Repayment Rate
$270Median Payment

Received Financial Aid

Family IncomeSchoolMAUS
$0–$30K 10%44%57%
$30K–$48K 7%16%16%
$48K–$75K 12%13%12%
$75K–$110K 19%12%9%
>$110K 52%21%11%

Student Debt

The median debt for family income between $0–$30K$20K$14K$11K
The median debt for family income between $30K–$75K$26K$14K$12K
The median debt for students with family income >$75K$22K$14K$12K
The median debt for Pell students$26K$14K$12K
The median debt for no-Pell students$21K$13K$11K
Cumulative loan debt at the 90th percentile$30K$25K$25K
Cumulative loan debt at the 75th percentile$27K$19K$18K
Cumulative loan debt at the 25th percentile$10K$7K$6K
Cumulative loan debt at the 10th percentile$6K$4K$3K

Repayment Rates

1-year after entering repayment 83%57%43%
3-years after entering repayment 85%61%46%
5-years after entering repayment 85%64%50%
7-years after entering repayment 88%68%55%


Completion Rates at Massachusetts Maritime Academy

86%Retention Rate
-Transfer Rate
13%Withdrawal Rate
74%Graduation Rate

Graduation Rates by Time Taken

Time TakenSchoolMAUS
Within 4 Years 56%48%38%
Within 6 Years 74%62%55%
Within 8 Years 74%63%56%

Graduation Rates by Ethnicity

Ethnicity and NativitySchoolMAUS
Asian 67%58%53%
Black 100%50%39%
Caucasian 74%61%52%
Native American or Alaskan Native 60%51%40%
Non-US citizens/residents 50%61%50%
Two or more races 50%54%44%
Other race 73%53%44%


Outcomes after Massachusetts Maritime Academy

97%Employment Rate
$66KMedian Salary
$40K25 Pctl Salary
$106K75 Pctl Salary

Employment over Time

Employed 6 years after enrollment 97%89%85%
Employed 7 years after enrollment 97%87%84%
Employed 8 years after enrollment 97%88%84%
Employed 9 years after enrollment 95%86%83%
Employed 10 years after enrollment 92%86%83%

Distribution of Earnings after Graduation

10th percentile of earnings$17K$10K$7K
25th percentile of earnings$40K$23K$17K
50th percentile of earnings$66K$36K$29K
75th percentile of earnings$106K$52K$43K
90th percentile of earnings$123K$67K$57K

Median Earnings over Time

Earnings 6 years after enrollment$66K$36K$29K
Earnings 8 years after enrollment$77K$42K$32K
Earnings 10 years after enrollment$87K$46K$35K


Students at Massachusetts Maritime Academy

91%Full-time Undergrads
19Avg Entry Age
93Graduate Students

Enrollment by Gender

Female degree-seeking undergraduates 13%64%64%
Male degree-seeking undergraduates 87%36%35%

Enrollment by Race and Nativity

Race and NativitySchoolMAUS
Asian 1%5%4%
Black 1%13%18%
Caucasian 87%54%49%
Hispanic or Latino 4%14%18%
Native American or Alaskan Native <1%<1%1%
Non-US citizens/residents 1%5%2%
Two or more races 2%3%3%
Other race 4%5%4%

Enrollment by Family Income

Family IncomeSchoolMAUS

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