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The California Maritime Academy Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$18,864 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$5,472 tuition
$11,066 on campus room & board
$1,262 books and supplies
$1,064 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$30,024 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$16,632 tuition
$11,066 on campus room & board
$1,262 books and supplies
$1,064 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$5,006 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
68% of students receive aid
26% get federal aid ($4,510 avg)
24% get state aid ($3,791 avg)
27% get institn'l aid ($5,006 avg)
60% get loans ($6,509 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 7.82% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 2.52% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $7,923 43%
Federal Grant Aid $4,510 26%
Pell Grants $4,314 26%
Other Federal Grants $1,000 5%
Institution Grant Aid $5,006 27%
State Grant Aid $3,791 24%
Student Loans $6,509 60%
Federal Loans $5,758 60%
Other Loans $15,720 3%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 2
Financial aid deadline: March 2
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does The California Maritime Academy offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
200 Maritime Academy Dr
Vallejo, CA 94590
(707) 654-1000


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Anonymous
  • Oct-05-2014 I am a current student here

    It is definitely financially worth it to attend this school. It is a state school so it isn't that expensive and you'll pay off debt fast if you are an MT or Engineer major. Every one in those majors get jobs straight after graduating around $80,000 and that shoots up fast after just a few years in the industry.

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  • Class of 2012
  • Aug-07-2013 I am a past student here

    There is cruise to foreign ports of call as part of the curriculum, which is not covered by tuition.

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