9. US Merchant Marine Academy
The United States Merchant Marine Academy (also known as USMMA or Kings Point) is one of the five United States service academies. USMMA is located in Kings Point, N.Y. It is charged with training officers for the United States Merchant Marine, branches of the military, and the transportation industry.
Early career pay: $84,300
Mid-career pay: $138,500
Percentage of STEM degrees: 56%