Maine Colleges Statistics

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2020 Maine Colleges Statistics

In Maine State, there are 41 Maine Colleges - 18 public and 23 private schools. Among them, 40 schools are offering undergraduate programs and 16 schools have graduate programs. 25 Maine Colleges offer the distance learning Opportunities and 1 schools are online completely schools that all degree programs can be completed by online educationin Maine. Total 71,720 students are attending Maine Colleges and the average students to faculty ratio is 12.55 to 1. The 2020 average tuition & fees at Maine Colleges is $7,731 for Maine residents and $23,831 for out-of-state students. The average graduate tuition & fees is $8,618 for Maine residents and $20,143 for out-of-state students. Next table shows the 2019-2020 statistics for Maine Colleges.
Maine Colleges Statistics
academic year 2019-2020
Number of Schools41 schools
By Types18 public, 23 private
By Levels24 four(4) years
10 two but less than four years
7 less than two(2) years
By Categories1 National Universities
6 Liberal Arts Colleges
10 Community Colleges
Tuition & fees
Undergraduate$7,731 Maine residents
$23,831 out-of-state
Graduate$8,618 Maine residents
$20,143 out-of-state
Average Financial Aid$11,571
Student Population71,720
Undergraduate61,899
Graduate9,821
Acceptance Rate71.83%
Test Scores1,092 SAT, 24 AVG
Students to Faculty Ratio12.55 to 1

Maine Colleges Comparison By Rank, Tuition, and Admission

Next table lists Maine Colleges ordered by rank. The number in rank column refers to the rank in the Maine college ranking. You can sort the schools by clicking column name that you want to sort.
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2019-2020 Maine Colleges Comparison
Rank*NameTuition & FeesAverage Financial AidPopulationAcceptance RateTest ScoresStudents to Faculty Ratio
1 Bowdoin College
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Private, 4 yearsBrunswick, ME
$58,322 $46,432 1,7779% - 8 to 1
2 Colby College
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Private, 4 yearsWaterville, ME
$61,220 $48,706 2,15510% 1,450 SAT
33 ACT
10 to 1
3 Bates College
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Private, 4 yearsLewiston, ME
$59,062 $46,375 1,87614% - 10 to 1
4 University of New England
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Private, 4 yearsBiddeford, ME
$39,820 $18,654 7,20887% 1,135 SAT
24 ACT
13 to 1
5 Husson University
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Private, 4 yearsBangor, ME
$20,430 $10,672 3,47385% 1,050 SAT
22 ACT
12 to 1
6 University of Maine
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Public, 4 yearsOrono, ME
$33,586
($11,986)
$9,704 11,74192% 1,155 SAT
24 ACT
16 to 1
7 Saint Joseph's College of Maine
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Private, 4 yearsStandish, ME
$39,986 $20,537 1,96787% 946 SAT
22 ACT
12 to 1
8 College of the Atlantic
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Private, 4 yearsBar Harbor, ME
$43,542 $33,765 37076% - 10 to 1
9 University of Southern Maine
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Public, 4 yearsPortland, ME
$23,904
($9,904)
$7,634 8,02288% 1,059 SAT
23 ACT
12 to 1
10 Thomas College
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Private, 4 yearsWaterville, ME
$29,152 $17,209 1,70584% - 26 to 1
11 University of Maine at Machias
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Public, 4 yearsMachias, ME
$15,602
($8,252)
$8,319 762- - 13 to 1
- Harris School of Business-Sanford Campus
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Private, Less than 2 yearsSanford, ME
$13,120 $4,542 50- - 19 to 1
- Unity College
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Private, 4 yearsUnity, ME
$12,640 $14,254 1,429100% - 15 to 1
- Southern Maine Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsSouth Portland, ME
$6,754
($3,874)
$4,455 5,789- - 16 to 1
- Maine College of Art
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Private, 4 yearsPortland, ME
$38,690 $17,879 43570% - 8 to 1
- University of Maine at Farmington
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Public, 4 yearsFarmington, ME
$20,780
($9,590)
$8,342 1,86295% - 11 to 1
- Kennebec Valley Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsFairfield, ME
$6,745
($3,865)
$3,486 2,297- - 15 to 1
- Central Maine Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsAuburn, ME
$6,744
($3,864)
$4,154 3,115- - 16 to 1
- York County Community College - Sanford Instructional Facility
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Private, Less than 2 yearsSanford, ME
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- Beal University
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Private, 2-4 yearsBangor, ME
$37,500 $5,949 493- - 15 to 1
- Purdue University Global-Augusta
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Public, 4 yearsAugusta, ME
$14,343
($12,475)
$4,849 489- - 20 to 1
- Purdue University Global-Lewiston
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Public, 4 yearsLewiston, ME
$14,343
($12,475)
$3,956 503- - 20 to 1
- Capilo School of Hair Design
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Private, Less than 2 yearsAugusta, ME
$16,000 $4,787 149- - 14 to 1
- York County Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsWells, ME
$6,746
($3,866)
$3,291 1,575- - 16 to 1
- Spa Tech Institute-Westbrook
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Private, Less than 2 yearsWestbrook, ME
$17,350 $2,836 226- - 12 to 1
- Empire Beauty School-Maine
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Private, Less than 2 yearsPortland, ME
$17,625 $4,111 158- - 13 to 1
- University of Maine at Presque Isle
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Public, 4 yearsPresque Isle, ME
$12,905
($8,495)
$6,772 1,46799% - 18 to 1
- University of Maine at Augusta
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Public, 4 yearsAugusta, ME
$19,238
($8,378)
$5,221 4,202- - 16 to 1
- Eastern Maine Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsBangor, ME
$6,745
($3,865)
$5,765 2,042- - 14 to 1
- Maine College of Health Professions
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Private, 4 yearsLewiston, ME
$14,911 $3,275 21645% 975 SAT 8 to 1
- Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts
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Private, 4 yearsPortland, ME
$42,600 - 88- - -
- Birthwise Midwifery School
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Private, 2-4 yearsBridgton, ME
$14,130 $3,966 76100% - 3 to 1
- Washington County Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsCalais, ME
$6,739
($3,859)
$6,116 354- - 7 to 1
- Northern Maine Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsPresque Isle, ME
$6,710
($3,830)
$5,040 775- - 11 to 1
- Maine Maritime Academy
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Public, 4 yearsCastine, ME
$29,258
($14,338)
$8,626 94152% 1,080 SAT
22 ACT
9 to 1
- University of Maine at Fort Kent
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Public, 4 yearsFort Kent, ME
$12,915
($8,505)
$5,590 1,624100% 975 SAT
18 ACT
16 to 1
- The Landing School
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Private, 2-4 yearsArundel, ME
$26,012 $6,532 48- - 7 to 1
- Maine Media College
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Private, 4 yearsRockport, ME
$44,465 - 30- - 2 to 1
- Cosmotech School of Cosmetology
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Private, Less than 2 yearsWestbrook, ME
- - 32- - 7 to 1
- Northeast Technical Institute
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Private, Less than 2 yearsScarborough, ME
$14,940 $4,742 199- - 7 to 1
Average$23,831
($7,731)
$11,571 71,72071.83% 1,092 SAT 12.55 to 1
*Maine college ranking
**Ranking data provided by CollegeEvaluator.
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Maine Best Colleges

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1. Bowdoin CollegePrivate, 4 yearsBrunswick, ME

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2. Colby CollegePrivate, 4 yearsWaterville, ME

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3. Bates CollegePrivate, 4 yearsLewiston, ME

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4. University of New EnglandPrivate, 4 yearsBiddeford, ME

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5. Husson UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsBangor, ME

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6. University of MainePublic, 4 yearsOrono, ME

All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2019-2020