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|
|Bates College||Lewiston, 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|
|Maine College of Art||Portland, ME||Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years||Master's Degree||Bachelor, Master|
|Saint Joseph's College of Maine||Standish, ME||Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years||Master's Degree||Certificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Post-Graduate|
|Maine Media College||Rockport, ME||Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years||Master's Degree||Certificate, Master|
Key Facts Comparison
The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $39,296 for State residents and $44,405 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 64.50% and graduation rate is 66.00%. 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|
|University of New England||$39,820||87%||61%||13:1||7,208|
|Maine College of Art||$38,690||70%||52%||8:1||435|
|Saint Joseph's College of Maine||$39,986||87%||59%||13:1||1,967|
|Maine Media College||$44,465||-||-||-||30|
|Average||$39,296 / $44,405||64.50%||66.00%||11.00:1||2,303|