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Master's of Science in Port and Terminal Management Online

The colleges of Business and Engineering team up with port and marine terminal industry experts to offer online courses that lead to:

  • Master's of Science in Port and Terminal Management (MPTM)
  • Master's of Engineering Management (MEM) in Port Management
  • Master's of Business Administration (MBA) in Port Management
  • Certifications specializing in port and marine terminal management

Who Should Enroll?

  • Working professionals in the public port and private marine terminal industry seeking to enhance career growth potential in roles of increasing management responsibility.
  • Professionals in related industries, as well as continuing students, who seek a career in port and marine terminal management.

Port Workers

Why a Master's of Science in Port and Terminal Management?

The port and marine terminal operating industry has long sought an advanced degree in port and marine terminal management. The wide and dynamic array of skills and knowledge required to manage today’s and tomorrow’s port and marine terminal require diverse and industry relevant curriculum. As a result, industry engagement in all courses is critical, with courses regularly updated in order to continue to reflect advances in industry management requirements.

 

Why Choose Lamar University?

  • Online courses allow student access to curriculum anywhere in the world
  • Each course integrates industry expertise as guest lecturers throughout the eight-week term
  • Up to 15 credit hours may be accepted for students granted a Professional Port Management certification (PPM) by the American Association of Port Authorities (or other relevant competency-based training).
Team Success

BOOST CAREER ADVANCEMENT

We offer interactive courses taught by world-class faculty and industry professionals in an online format. This opportunity provides a flexible, tech-savvy education for working professionals.

Bridge the Gap

ENHANCE YOUR CREDENTIALS

Port and Marine terminal industry-based curriculum allows graduates to enhance career opportunities for working professionals as well as a pathway to management opportunities.


ABOUT

The Center for Advances in Port Management is dedicated to preparing the port and marine terminal operating industry for 21st century challenges and opportunities through advanced education and research.

Established in the fall of 2015 through the generosity and foresight of the State of Texas, the Center is supported primarily by the colleges of business and engineering. Erik Stromberg has served as the Center’s first executive director since May, 2016.

MORE ABOUT THE CENTER