United States Merchant Marine Academy

Location
Kings Point, NY
Student Size
1,045
College Type
Public University
Accceptance Rate
24%
Average Cost Per Year
$4,574
Student To Faculty Ratio
13:1

About Our College

The United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA or Kings Point) is a United States service academy in Kings Point, New York. It trains its midshipmen (as students at the academy are called) to serve as officers in the United States Merchant Marine, branches of the United States Armed Forces and the transportation industry. Midshipmen are trained in different fields such as marine engineering, navigation, ship's administration, maritime law, personnel management, international law, customs, and many other subjects important to the task of running a large ship.

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