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Maritime Business Management, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 17 months
, MA,
The mission of the MSMB program is to produce highly skilled maritime business managers by providing graduates with the knowledge, and tools necessary to become creative problem solvers and thus to succeed in a variety of senior maritime business management and leadership positions.


Modeled after the Academy's two previous successful executive-formatted cohort-centered masters programs, the 31-credit, 10-course MSMB program is also presented one course at a time and each course runs for a six-week period. Classes are held every other weekend beginning Friday evening and ending Saturday afternoon.

Programme Structure


  • Economics of the Maritime Industry

  • Maritime Law, Policy and Regulations

  • Project Management in Maritime Business

  • Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management

  • Financial Analytics

  • Operations Management in Maritime Business

  • Transportation Security Management

  • Organizational Behavior

  • Maritime Leadership and Risk Management

  • Capstone Seminar in Maritime Business

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 17 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

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    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

To be considered for admission to the program, candidates must possess a Bachelor's Degree and must be capable of graduate-level study. Admissions will be based on an overall evaluation of the prospective student's application. 

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    38781 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38781 USD per year and a duration of 17 months.
  • National Applies to you

    27341 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27341 USD per year and a duration of 17 months.
  • In-State Applies to you

    22403 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22403 USD per year and a duration of 17 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

In State – MA only: $22,403

New England Regional – CT, ME*, NH, RI, VT: $27,341

Out of State and International: $38,781

Living costs for Barnstable

  • 1342 - 2780 USD/month
    Living Costs

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