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), four-years||Master's Degree||Bachelor, Master|
|University of New England||Biddeford, ME||Private (not-for-profit), four-years||Doctor's Degree||Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate|
|Maine College of Art||Portland, ME||Private (not-for-profit), four-years||Master's Degree||Bachelor, Master|
|Saint Joseph's College of Maine||Standish, ME||Private (not-for-profit), four-years||Master's Degree||Certificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Post-Graduate|
|Thomas College||Waterville, ME||Private (not-for-profit), four-years||Master's Degree||Associate, Bachelor, Master|
Key Facts Comparison
The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $34,958 for State residents and $38,238 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 77.60% and graduation rate is 57.60%. 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||61%||66%||10:1||370|
|University of New England||$39,820||90%||61%||13:1||7,208|
|Maine College of Art||$38,690||72%||52%||8:1||435|
|Saint Joseph's College of Maine||$39,986||81%||59%||12:1||1,967|
|Average||$34,958 / $38,238||77.60%||57.60%||13.80:1||2,337|