Elevate your professional journey by taking the lead in logistics and supply chain management on a global scale. Pursue an online Master's degree in Maritime Management with a specialized focus on International Logistics Management.
This flexible online graduate program allows you to study anytime, anywhere, empowering you to achieve your Master's degree in as little as 12 months. Prior business education or experience is optional.
Immerse yourself in comprehensive studies that enable you to examine, analyze, and assess the seamless flow of goods, customer service, finance, and information from suppliers to consumers. Benefit from the guidance of Maine Maritime's distinguished and supportive faculty, bringing industry expertise to equip you for logistics and supply chain management complexities.
The part-time online graduate program is designed to cater to the needs of full-time working professionals. Our asynchronous online format provides flexibility, allowing you to plan your studies around your job, family, and other responsibilities. You have the freedom to apply and commence your courses on any of our five start dates. Whether you prefer to complete your online master's degree in 12 months or take a more gradual approach, the choice is yours based on what suits you best.
After you successfully complete Maine Maritime's online Master's in Maritime Management with a concentration in International Logistics Management, you'll be awarded Maritime Port Manager certification from the International Association of Maritime and Port Executives (IAMPE). This certification will further prepare you for your logistics and supply chain management career.
Maine Maritime is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE), a nonprofit, non-governmental membership organization. NECHE accreditation is the regionally recognized standard and marks a solid academic program.
International logistics involves the process of planning and managing the movement of goods and products in a company's supply chain from one point to another — across at least one international border — until reaching the consumer. Logistics and supply chain management are critical functions of any company and are inherently challenging in a global economy.
In three words: exceptional, career, preparation. Graduates of the Maritime Management program at Maine Maritime Academy have the expertise employers look for in leaders in the global logistics environment. Learn to skillfully and confidently represent companies and contribute to their strategic effectiveness with the online Master's degree in Maritime Management with a concentration in International Logistics Management.
Learn from Maine Maritime Academy faculty who bring substantial industry experience to the virtual classroom. Our instructors' real-world insights ensure immediate and practical implementations applicable across various industries.
With online class sizes that average just 10-20 students, you'll experience an exciting and interactive learning environment at Maine Maritime Academy. You'll benefit from close student-faculty interaction and get to know other online learners worldwide with diverse backgrounds and experiences.
As an online student in maritime management, take advantage of complete access to Maine Maritime Academy's wealth of resources. Use the extensive databases available through the Nutting Memorial Library and reach out to the IT help desk for support with any technology-related inquiries, concerns, or challenges. Additionally, our career services team provides a range of offerings, including two on-campus career fairs annually and access to a national job board, ensuring a remarkable 90% job placement rate within six months of graduation.
Discover a range of career opportunities with Maine Maritime Academy's online master's program. Our students enjoy flexibility in pursuing careers, extending beyond the maritime sector to roles supporting industry and the broader business realm. Whether aspiring to managerial, directorial, or vice-presidential roles, our program equips you with essential skills for success. Graduates find fulfilling opportunities in logistics, production operations, procurement, inventory management, port and terminal operations, supply chain, transportation, project management, and imports/exports.
Our program alumni have thrived in esteemed companies such as Amazon, Boeing, Caterpillar, FedEx, Georgia Pacific, L.L. Bean, Shell Oil, Target, and the Walt Disney Company.
The increasing awareness of the importance of resilient supply chains highlights the need for skilled logisticians to ensure continuity and adaptability in supply chain operations. Given the essential role of logistics in global goods transportation within today's economy, the employment of logisticians is anticipated to witness an 18% growth from 2022 through 2032, as projected by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
According to a salary survey conducted by DC Velocity, individuals holding a master's degree in logistics have an average salary of $175,817 in logistics careers.
Establish a strong business foundation with a specialized focus on logistics management through a contemporary and forward-thinking curriculum. The online courses at Maine Maritime emphasize key concepts and theories across multiple disciplines, covering areas such as marketing, inventory, distribution, transportation management, strategic thinking, business economics, and accounting.
Courses are structured as nine-week sessions with five year-round start dates. Students have the option to enroll in one or two courses per semester. The program can be completed in as little as 12 months, but you have the flexibility to take up to four years to earn your degree.
Attaining a master's degree in Maritime Management with a specialization in International Logistics Management involves successfully finishing six core classes and four concentration classes.
Take the next step toward earning your online master's degree through Maine Maritime Academy.
A bachelor’s degree (B.A. or B.S.) from an accredited institution is required. An undergraduate degree in business is not required.
Students are admitted on a rolling basis throughout the year, with application deadlines in December, February, May, July, and September.
If you're ready to change or advance your Maritime Management career, please get in touch with our Graduate Enrollment Specialist.
Maine Maritime Academy welcomes veterans and has the resources to help you transition to graduate school. Please get in touch with our dedicated admissions representative for veterans.
Maine Maritime Academy welcomes motivated and academically qualified transfer students. Please contact our admissions office to learn more about transferring to Maine Maritime Academy.
The application process is simple and there is no cost to apply! Simply submit your resume, a letter of intent, transcripts, and contact information for two professional references. Students who hold a degree from outside the U.S. or Canada must submit GRE and TOEFL test results and a transcript evaluation report. Check out all admission requirements or contact the graduate admissions specialist for more information.