Apply: Maritime and Naval Studies

Maritime and Naval Studies Application Information

Admissions Requirements:

Accepting applications for fall 2018 semester and spring 2018 semester.

  • Online application
  • Statement of purpose
  • Resume
  • Official transcripts from all institutions attended, including at least one from an accredited insitution that granted a bachelor's degree

Decisions are based on academic performance, communication skills, professional accomplishments, and other relevant skills and abilities. Successful applicants generally have an undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0.

Students are required to maintain a 3.0 GPA to stay in the program.


Additional Requirements for International Students:

International applicants should submit their applications as far in advance as possible to allow time to obtain visas. SUNY Maritime cannot guarantee visas will be granted.

  • Minimum scores of 79 on the TOEFL or 6.5 on the IELTS or at least two semesters of coursework (minimum 12 credit hours) with a GPA of at least 3.0 at a regionally accredited institution, or a foreign institution where English is the official language of instruction.
  • An official course-by-course evaluation report of all transcripts from foreign institutions by WES or another NACES-accredited credential evaluator.


Sending your supplemental materials:

Email them to or mail them to the Albany address below. Each document must include your full name and birth date.


All mailed application materials must be sent to: 

SUNY Maritime College

Admissions Office

6 Pennyfield Avenue

Throggs Neck, NY 10465