University of Alaska Southeast

Course Description

200 Ton Master (Upgrade from 100 Ton)

GroupMaster Licenses
Code and NumberMTR - 240

Students must be able to read and write fluently in the English Language. Mariners are responsible for obtaining their own physical exam, drug tests, first aid/CPR certification, documentation of sea time and other USCG license requirements.


USCG approved Upgrade course from Master 25, 50 or 100 ton to Master not more than 200 ton. 


Course fee includes study guide and charts. Students must bring their own plotting gear to class, including: dividers, parallel ruler/triangles, pencil, eraser and calculator.

Coast Guard Licensing

Complete information regarding licensing can be found on the Coast Guard National Maritime Center website. The USCG 200 Ton licensing checklist is also available online on the Coast Guard website. You can also contact the USCG National Maritime Center Help Desk at 1-888-427-5662. Personnel there are very helpful and happy to answer your licensing questions. Other useful phone numbers are below:

  • UAS Ketchikan Marine Transportation Office: 907.228.4568
  • Ketchikan USCG Marine Safety Office: 907.225.4496
  • Juneau USCG Regional Exam Center: 907.463.2458
  • Nationwide Exam Centers Contact Information: 1-888-427-5662