Maine Maritime University

Maine Maritime University Campus


Maine Maritime University, founded back on March 21, 1941, by the 90th act of Maine Legislature is a public university located in the coastal town of Castine, Maine. MMU is a co-educational institute, which runs with a vision of providing best marine and related knowledge of any small college. MMU tends to provide the best education in terms of marine and related studies to promise their cadets a bright, successful and a happy future. It was ranked number 1, public college in U.S. by 2014, Money Magazine. MMU on the completion of his/ her degree promises its student to be a champ at-

  • Spoken English
  • Applying the scientific method
  • Technology proficient
  • Effective Leader
  • Gather, analyze and interpret various pieces of information
  • Ethical by behavior

The MMU administrators say that the students who are full of these qualities will continue on the way of curiosity and life-long learning.

Maine had successfully met the challenge of building up the U.S. Marine at the time of World War-II and provided more than 300 excellent officers. These students served their country at the stake of life, even at their graduate levels. MMU holds a worldwide reputation for the pro excellence of its Shipbuilders, Captains, and their efficient leadership in every marine aspect. The best thing about the college is that the cadets are not obligated to go to the sea or the military after graduation, they are given the privilege to choose the shore-side jobs according to their comfort.

Type Private
Grades 6-12
Gender All Boys
Tuition Fee
  •  For Alabama Residents: $20,405.00
  • For Non Alabama Residents: $21,525.00
Total Students 949
Teachers Ratio 1:8


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Maine Maritime University promises the practical and rigorous knowledge of maritime and related fields. MMU offers the study of various learning areas like- Engineering, engineering technology, marine science and logistics education with the help of efficient facilities, faculties, and sophisticated labs.

The college offers 2 undergraduate and 16 academic majors program in 4 maritime related arenas- engineering, international business and logistics, marine sciences and marine transportation.

Maine Maritime University has a reputation for being on the list of top 10 colleges of the country and has been serving the country efficiently by building up proficient Marine Experts.

Admission and AID- Maine Maritime University follows the procedure of online admissions, though it has its admission offices to give a call for any admission assistance.  MMU has a vision of offering affordable educations to all qualifying cadets and hence it helps many MMU students, to finance their education who don’t have enough funds to do the same. Students can file their Application for Free Federal Aid, to attain the financial help if they qualify.

Address 1 Pleasant St, Castine, ME 04421, United States
County Tallapoosa
Size 320 Acres
Year Founded 1941
  •  Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
  • Alabama Independent School Association (AISA).
  • Alabama Association of Independent Schools (AAIS)
  • Association of Military Schools and Colleges in the United States (AMSCUS)
  • Southern Association of Independent Schools (SAIS)

Recreational Activities

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Recreational Activities being a must for the all-round development of cadets, MMU offers various sports and recreational activities to its students to help them entertain the top level of academic life with the learning-oriented environment. It offers numerous sports like soccer, basketball, cross country, volleyball, and sailing.

MMU has a long list of clubs, groups, and programs for every aspect of recreation and sports. And it has always been encouraging the cadets to bring forward more clubs and programs.

Admission Information:

For any admission related queries reach out to:
Mr. Aaron Hawkins, Admissions Director

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