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
Saint Joseph's College of MaineStandish, MEPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Post-Graduate
Thomas CollegeWaterville, MEPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeAssociate, Bachelor, Master
Unity CollegeNew Gloucester, MEPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeAssociate, Bachelor, Master, Post-Graduate
Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual ArtsPortland, MEPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeDoctorate
Maine Media CollegeRockport, MEPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeCertificate, Master

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $29,573 for State residents and $31,561 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 86.00% and graduation rate is 58.00%. 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
Saint Joseph's College of Maine $39,986 80.58% 68% 12:11,967
Thomas College $29,152 - 51% 26:11,705
Unity College $12,640 91.42% 55% 15:11,429
Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts - - - -88
Maine Media College $44,465 - - 2:130
Average$29,573 / $31,56186.00%58.00%13.75:11,044