College of Maritime Science

America's Premiere Private Maritime College

NMI’s College of Maritime Science currently offers the Associate in Applied Science in Nautical Science degree program, which provides aspiring mariners with a fast track to employment in the maritime industry. The Nautical Science program is transforming maritime education by providing the required knowledge, practical training and sea time to qualify for U.S. Coast Guard licensing and an Associate’s degree in just two years. The program includes two summer cooperative learning semesters where students gain practical experience, earn sea time towards their license and make industry connections to jumpstart their careers. The program is approved by both the Massachusetts Department of Higher Education and the United States Coast Guard’s National Maritime Center. A hands-on focus offers students numerous opportunities for experiential learning using simulators and vessels.

NMI graduation, board of trustees, Antawn Mills, Vince Patton, Gwendolyn Sykes

NMI’s College of Maritime Science currently offers the Associate in Applied Science in Nautical Science degree program, which provides aspiring mariners with a fast track to employment in the maritime industry. The Nautical Science program is transforming maritime education by providing the required knowledge, practical training and sea time to qualify for U.S. Coast Guard licensing and an Associate’s degree in just two years. The program includes two summer cooperative learning semesters where students gain practical experience, earn sea time towards their license and make industry connections to jumpstart their careers. The program is approved by both the Massachusetts Department of Higher Education and the United States Coast Guard’s National Maritime Center. A hands-on focus offers students numerous opportunities for experiential learning using simulators and vessels.

NMI graduation, board of trustees, Antawn Mills, Vince Patton, Gwendolyn Sykes

Admissions

Contact our Admissions team to learn more about NMI’s College of Maritime Science or to start your application today!

Hands-On Learning

Transfer classroom knowledge to our full-bridge simulators, training vessels, and summer co-op experiences.

Employment

Graduate from NMI’s College of Maritime Science and get straight to work in one of the world’s best paying industries.

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Discover a Career in the Maritime Industry

Our Mission

"To equip graduates with the combination of knowledge critical thinking, problem solving, ethical decision making, and confidence which will enable them to safely and efficiently operate, maintain, and manage the ships of today and the maritime industry of tomorrow."

Education | Adventure | Employment

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Affordable tuition for a well-paying career

NMI's two-year Associate in Applied Science in Nautical Science offers an affordable college experience that prepares graduates for successful and well-paying careers in the maritime industry.

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