CAREER TECHNICAL EDUCATION (CTE) 
MARITIME OCCUPATIONS PROGRAM   

MARITIME CTE = OPPORTUNITIES!

After continuing on from the basic Maritime CTE program and upon completing this 3 year specialized program, high school students will be able to take advantage of the many opportunities presented to them.

Upon completing the program, Cadets will:

  • - have the opportunity for entry level, high paying jobs aboard ships, literally anywhere in the world on deck, in the engine room or the galley

  • - earn college credits at Owens Community College that are transferable to all Ohio colleges

  • - receive International Maritime Organization/ United States’ Coast Guard approved course certification in STCW/BST

  • - receive a TSA issued Transportation Workers Identification Credential  (TWIC)

  • - receive a US Passport

  • - receive a USCG Merchant Marine Document

  • - be able to go onto either college Maritime Academies (such as, Great Lakes Maritime Academy, Maine Maritime, Mass Maritime, NY Maritime, Texas AM Maritime or Cal Maritime) or to the National Merchant Marine Academy, in Kings point, NY with a congressional appointment. Click here for more information.

  • - complete their education for an Associates’ degree at Owens Community College or other 2 year state college

  • - continue on with their pursuit of a Bachelors’ degree with transferable credit at any Ohio college

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CTE Students will realize the added values listed below as part of the CTE Marine program at no cost to them:

MARITIME CTE VALUE ADDED:
 


ITEM

COST TO TMAT


                      DESCRIPTION

STCW - BST

$1100.00

IMO/USCG Approved course: Firefighting/First AidCPR/Personal Survival Techniques/ Personal & Social Responsibility

TWIC (TSA)

    130.00

Transportation Workers Identification Credential issued by Transportation Security Agency

MMD

    140.00

United States Coast Guard (USCG) Merchant Mariners Credential

US Passport

    150.00

United States Unlimited Passport

Owens CC 
(20 hrs)

  3060.00

Tuition based on $153.00 per credit hour (2014)

Owens CC fees

    250.00

Averaged fees based on 2014 data

TOTAL

$4830.00

----> AT NO COST TO THE STUDENT!