The following table compares the basic academic information between selected colleges. By school type, all 5 selected colleges are private. By school level, all 5 schools are 4 years or high institutes.
|Name||Location||Type/Level||Highest Degree||Offered Degree|
|College of the Atlantic||Bar Harbor, ME||Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years||Master's Degree||Bachelor, Master|
|Bates College||Lewiston, ME||Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years||Bachelor's Degree||Bachelor|
|Colby College||Waterville, ME||Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years||Bachelor's Degree||Bachelor|
|University of New England||Biddeford, ME||Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years||Doctor's Degree||Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate|
|Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts||Portland, ME||Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years||Doctor's Degree||Doctorate|
Key Facts Comparison
The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $46,309 for State residents and $48,335 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 44.50% and graduation rate is 75.00%. The following table compares key facts for each schools including acceptance rate, graduation rate, tuition, student to faculty ratio, and student population.
|Name||Tuition & Fees||Acceptance Rate||Graduation Rate||Student Faculty Ratio||Student Population|
|College of the Atlantic||$43,542||72%||52%||9:1||337|
|University of New England||$38,750||84%||68%||13:1||8,010|
|Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts||$42,599||-||-||-||79|
|Average||$46,309 / $48,335||44.50%||75.00%||10.50:1||2,452|