Fletcher Technical Community College

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Nautical Science
Program Overview

Fletcher's Nautical Science program prepares students for employment or advancement in the maritime industry.  The Nautical Science program is designed to serve individuals with maritime experience or licensure with a degree or certificate option.  Graduates of the degree program will be able to successfully demonstrate, discuss, and/or apply specific competencies that are derived from industry and the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) certification standards essential to achieving success in the maritime industry.

Salary & Career Outlook

This specialized program offers students the skills set needed toward a career as ship's officer from junior ranks to captain and riverboat pilot.