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United States Merchant Marine Academy

Kings Point, NY, United States

  • United States Merchant Marine Academy

    Established: 1943 Kings Point, NY

    The United States Merchant Marine Academy is one of the five United States service academies. It is charged with training officers for the United States Merchant Marine, branches of the military, and the transportation industry.

    Branch: United States Armed Forces

    Motto: Acta Non Verba (Latin) / Deeds not Words

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You may also want to consider boarding high schools or teen boarding schools, or military high schools, or military schools for boys, because military schools are generally not designed for troubled teens. Military schools offer young men the ability to develop academically, personally, and socially into a confident and prepared leader. But military schools are not always the right choice for every young man. While military schools offer structure, and academic and athletic discipline in a controlled and monitored environment, military school is not intended to act as a rehabilitation program. And military schools do not offer the type of behavior counseling support needed to properly rehabilitate troubled young men with criminal pasts who need to reform their belief systems and their conduct. Military schools are looking for young men who want to prepare themselves for a future in a collegiate, military, or professional setting.

United States Merchant Marine Academy