Selected Colleges Comparison

Academic OverviewKey Fact

Institutional Characteristics

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.
Academic Comparison - Selected Colleges
NameLocationType/LevelHighest DegreeOffered Degree
College of the AtlanticBar Harbor, MEPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master
Maine College of Health ProfessionsLewiston, MEPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBachelor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor
University of New EnglandBiddeford, MEPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Thomas CollegeWaterville, MEPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeAssociate, Bachelor, Master
Husson UniversityBangor, MEPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $26,962 for State residents and $28,880 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 75.40% and graduation rate is 67.00%. The following table compares key facts for each schools including acceptance rate, graduation rate, tuition, student to faculty ratio, and student population.
Key Facts Comparison Between Selected Colleges
NameTuition & FeesAcceptance RateGraduation RateStudent Faculty RatioStudent Population
College of the Atlantic $43,542 76% 66% 9:1370
Maine College of Health Professions $13,905 45% 100% 6:1216
University of New England $38,750 87% 61% 13:17,208
Thomas College $28,430 84% 50% 23:11,705
Husson University $19,772 85% 58% 15:13,473
Average$26,962 / $28,88075.40%67.00%13.20:12,594