This means TMAT is approved to prepare future mariners for maritime colleges and universities, maritime school-to-work careers, and U.S. Coast Guard / Navy service.
The mission of MACTEP is to provide a safe, secure, and stimulating nautical/maritime-focused educational environment/experience for students in grades 9-12 that enables students to achieve academic success through hands-on interactive life-based experiences that: supports the State of Ohio’s Academic Content Standards; uses a nautical/maritime-themed curriculum design; and enables students to earn a diploma in preparation for college and/or the world of work in sea and shore side maritime-related careers. In addition to classroom and field training, students participate in two summer internships at sea prior to start of tenth and eleventh grade in order to gain practical experience in seamanship, navigation, and engineering operations. MACTEP will meet international and federal standards including that of the U.S. Coastguard International Maritime Organization (IMO). Upon graduation, MACTEP students will be qualified for employment in the exciting field of marine transportation and/or will be prepared for college studies.
The Maritime Academy of Toledo Advantage--Upon graduation from MACTEP students will realize the following: