Academic Catalogs

Professional Mariner

The maritime industry offers exciting and dynamic careers including opportunities to travel. Successful students will receive US Coast Guard recognized certificates which are important for many jobs. Graduates work on supply boats, ferries, tugs, barges, cruise ships, and private vessels.  Land-based jobs include marine electrical work and entry level engine repair.  Some graduates continue their education at a maritime academy.  Internships are available to eligible students. 

Department Contact Information 

Karen Prioleau
kprioleau@occ.cccd.edu

Sarah Hirsch 
shirsch3@occ.cccd.edu

Professional Mariner Department Website