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USMMA Kings Point Academics

United States Merchant Marine Academy Kings Point requires a minimum of 163-164 credits to graduate with a bachelor's degree.

USMMA Kings Point does accept transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit. USMMA Kings Point does not offer classes during the summer.

Around 78% of students who started college at USMMA Kings Point finish the requirements for graduation within six years.

USMMA Kings Point offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

What Classes Are Required at USMMA Kings Point?

USMMA Kings Point has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are not required to fulfill a lanuage requirement, but there is a math and science requirement. Students are required to take a computer class to fufill the graduation requirements for USMMA Kings Point.

Majors at USMMA Kings Point

When choosing a major, USMMA Kings Point students have several choices to make. Scroll down to see a full list of majors offered at USMMA Kings Point below.

USMMA Kings Point does not offer double majors, so students must choose on area of study to focus on.

Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed. Students are not required to complete a senior project unless it is required for their specific major.

Does USMMA Kings Point Offer Learning Disability Services?

USMMA Kings Point does not offer services for students with disabilities.

Does USMMA Kings Point Have An Online Program?

USMMA Kings Point has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does USMMA Kings Point Offer AP Credit?

USMMA Kings Point offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does USMMA Kings Point Have An Honors Program?

USMMA Kings Point offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants.

Does USMMA Kings Point Require Internships?

USMMA Kings Point requires an internship for all students. Internships are a great way to get work experience, discover career paths that might fit you, or rule out ones that don't. While USMMA Kings Point does not require internships for students in any majors, internships are a great way to get work experience, discover career paths that might fit you, or rule out ones that don't.


The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every college. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

USMMA Kings Point does not have any ROTC programs.

Dual Degree Programs at USMMA Kings Point

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time. A 3-2 dual degree program is a five-year program wherein the first three years are spend taking undergraduate courses and the final two years are spent taking graduate courses. Upon completion of the 5 years, the student will be awarded two degrees, a bachelor's degree and a master's degree.

USMMA Kings Point does not have any dual degree programs available for students.

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USMMA Kings Point Majors & Subject Areas

Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering
Systems Engineering
Marine Science/Merchant Marine Officer

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