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Maritime College

SUNY Maritime College is one of six state maritime academies in the United States. Located 30 minutes from mid-town Manhattan, Maritime College educates dynamic leaders for the global maritime industry. Offering 11 undergraduate majors, including five ABET-accreditation engineering programs and two master's degree programs, a distinctive hands-on approach to education prepares students for career success. Graduates have traditionally had nearly 100 percent job placement within three months of graduation.

Students can participate in 17 varsity athletic teams and more than 40 clubs and organizations, ROTC options and U.S. Coast Guard license programs. Involvement in the Regiment of Cadets affords the benefit of a structured learning environment and develops leadership and teamwork skills. Cadets also have the opportunity to travel around the world on the college’s 565-foot training ship, The Empire State VI.

Maritime College Scholarship Details

  • The scholarship is awarded in the spring for students enrolling in the fall
  • Recipient must take 12+ credits per semester
  • Scholarship is renewable for up to 4 consecutive fall & spring semesters

NOTE: Applying for the New York State Presidential Transfer scholarship is NOT an application to the college. You must apply for transfer admission separately.

Scholarships available for May 2023 graduates enrolling for Fall 2023:

One (1) full-tuition NYSPT scholarship!

Students must apply for transfer admission to the college by Monday, February 27, 2023 to be eligible for the NYSPT scholarship.

Maritime College links

Transfer admissions
Transfer Application
Visiting Maritime College

Contact Info: Phone: (718) 409-7221 Fax: (718) 409-7465