Maine Colleges Key Statiistics

Average Tuition & Fees $21,594 ($6,378)
Average Acceptance Rates 69.61 %
Total Student Population 73,049
Average Graduation Rates 54.42 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 13.37 to 1

Maine Colleges Overview

In academic year 2016-2017, there are 42 colleges universities in Maine State - 16 public and 26 private schools. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

Maine Colleges Distribution
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)15
Private (for-profit)11
4 Year or High24
2-4 Year11
Less than 2 year7

Average Academic Statistics for Maine State Colleges

[chart] Maine Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Acceptance Rate for Maine colleges is 69.611111111111 %.
Average Graduation Rate for Maine colleges is 54.416666666667 %
Average Transfer-out Rate for Maine colleges is 18.235294117647 %
Average Retention Rate for Maine colleges is 72.763157894737 %
Total Student Population for Maine colleges is 73,049
Average Student to Faculty Ratio for Maine colleges is 13.368421052632 %

Maine Colleges Student Services

Next table summarizes the number of schools that provide student services by type.

Student Services at Maine
Remedial services23 out of 42 Schools
Academic/career counseling service37 out of 42 Schools
Employment services for students29 out of 42 Schools
Placement services for completers33 out of 42 Schools
On-campus day care for students' children7 out of 42 Schools
Library facilities at institution39 out of 42 Schools

Offered Degrees At Maine Colleges

Maine colleges and universities are offering 1,389 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Maine State
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate6316
One but less than two years certificate13111
Associate's Degree25432
Two but less than four years certificate20
Bachelor's Degree58372
Post Bachelor's Degree6927
Master's Degree20070
Post Master's Degree294
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship511
Doctor's degree - professional practice71

2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees For Maine Colleges

For undergraduate schools, in academic year 2016-2017, the average tuition & fess for Maine colleges is $6,378 for Maine residents and $21,594 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $13,956 for in-state students and $22,594 for out-of-state students.

Maine 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees
[chart] Maine State 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees

Special Learning Opportunities at Maine State

Next table shows the number of Maine schools which are offering special learning by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at Maine State
Online Completely0 out of 42 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes19 out of 42 Schools
Graduate Online Classes9 out of 42 Schools
ROTC9 out of 42 Schools
ROTC Army8 out of 42 Schools
ROTC Navy3 out of 42 Schools
ROTC Air Force1 out of 42 Schools
Weekend/Evening College13 out of 42 Schools
Teacher certificate18 out of 42 Schools
Study Abroad19 out of 42 Schools
Campus Housing24 out of 42 Schools
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2016-2017 data and other data is from 2015-2016 data.