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Class of 2011
Applied: 797
Admitted: 502
Entered: 284, largest in MMA history.

Applied as:
Early Decision: 33%
First time, full-time: 83%
Transfer: 17%

Gender
Female: 17%Most Popular Major - Marine Biology
Male: 83%Most Popular Major - Marine Transportation Operations

Age
16-19: 90%
20-29: 9%
30+: 1%
Oldest:52

Geographic Region
Maine: 72%
Other New England States: 17%
Other States/Commonwealths Represented: 17
(AK, AZ, CA, FL, GA, IL, IN, KY, MD, MN, NC, NJ, OH, PA, TN, VA, WY)

Enrollment by Department
Engineering & Engineering Technology: 47%
Marine Transportation: 29%
International Business & Logistics: 13%
Marine Sciences: 10%

SAT Range (middle 50%): 98% first-time, full-time students submitted SAT's. 

Department
CR
MATH
Engineering & Technology 440-550 480-570
Marine Transportation 450-570 470-580
Int'l Business & Logistics 430-490 470-530
Marine Sciences 440-550 460-560

ACT's: 22% first-time, full-time students submitted ACT's. 

Most Competitive Major - Marine Systems Engineering

SAT's (ave.)
574 (CR)
609 (MATH)

 


Entering Student Quick Facts

  • 66% live more than 100 miles from campus
  • 88% from public schools, 12% private, 0% home schooled
  • 76% performed volunteer work
  • 36% tutored their peers in high school
  • 83% exercise/do sports 3 or more hours per week
  • 57% work 10 or more hours/week
  • 64% strive to become an authority in their field
  • 25% plan to become community leaders

Top 5 Influences for Selecting MMA 1. MMA graduates get good jobs (91%) 2. MMA has good academic reputation (78%) 3. A visit to campus (41%) 4. Liked the size of the college(24%) 5. MMA graduates gain admission to top graduate schools (20%)

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