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Maine Maritime Academy is regularly recognized for the quality and caliber of our unique educational experience. Recent accolades include recognition from Money Magazine, Washington Monthly, and  U.S. News & World Report

2020-2021 Colleges of Distinction

Maine Maritime Academy has earned a number of distinctions for 2020-2021. Colleges of Distinction schools are measured based on their inclusion of High-Impact Practices and how they align with Four Distinctions important to the overall student experience: Engaged Students, Great Teaching, Vibrant Communities, and Successful Outcomes. Learn more here.

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2021 Military Friendly listing

Maine Maritime Academy has been awarded the honor of being a Military Friendly®  School for 2021-2022. Learn more about our designation here.
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2021 U.S. News & World Report Rankings

#4 in Regional Colleges North#3 Top Public Schools#62 Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs#1 for veterans#8 Best Value Schools

2020 Washington Monthly Rankings

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2020 Rankings

Money Magazine Best Colleges

In 2020, Maine Maritime Academy received the following rankings from Money Magazine:

Georgetown University Study

In 2019, The Washington Post announced that researchers at the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce had issued a report using newly released federal data to calculate return on investment for thousands of colleges across the country. Maine Maritime Academy ranked among the top 10 schools, outscoring Harvard.

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