Maine Maritime Academy Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at Maine Maritime Academy is 11:1, and the school has 52.4 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Maine Maritime Academy include: Marine Science/Merchant Marine Officer; International Business/Trade/Commerce; Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other; Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering; and Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 79.8 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Humanities Sciences (biological or physical)
Computer literacy History
Mathematics Social science
English (including composition)
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 11:1
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution

Majors

Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Marine Science/Merchant Marine Officer 29%
International Business/Trade/Commerce 25%
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other 22%
Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering 14%
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other 10%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Associate, Bachelor's, Master's
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience 46.3%
Undergraduate research/creative projects 10.8%
Institution is G.I. Bill certified Yes
Institution participates in Yellow Ribbon Program N/A
Institution is SOC Member Yes
Offers DANTES course(s) for credit No

Graduation & Retention

Average freshman retention rate 80%
4-year graduation rate 53%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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