Marine Military Academy is a private college preparatory boarding school for boys in grades 8-12. Located in Harlingen, TX the academy was founded in 1965 and is inspired by the US Marine Corps. There are about 225 students and 26 faculty on campus.
Situated on the former Harlingen Army Airfield, the school offers a rigorous curriculum; honors and AP courses and dual enrollment for college credit. Cadets are required to participate in extracurricular activities, regardless of skill level. Students at the Military Academy will be deeply involved with the Junior ROTC program on a daily basis instead of weekly; this sets the academy apart from the others.
The program is designed to instill discipline and leadership skills. Tuition ranges from $18,050 – $34,700 based on status at time of enrollment. Financial assistance is available, as well as financial incentives.