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|
|Bates College||Lewiston, ME||Private (not-for-profit), four-years||Bachelor's Degree||Bachelor|
|University of New England||Biddeford, ME||Private (not-for-profit), four-years||Doctor's Degree||Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate|
|Saint Joseph's College of Maine||Standish, ME||Private (not-for-profit), four-years||Master's Degree||Certificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Post-Graduate|
|Maine Media College||Rockport, ME||Private (not-for-profit), four-years||Master's Degree||Certificate, Master|
Key Facts Comparison
The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $41,681 for State residents and $45,375 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 66.00% and graduation rate is 69.50%. 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||76%||66%||9:1||370|
|University of New England||$39,820||87%||61%||13:1||7,208|
|Saint Joseph's College of Maine||$39,986||87%||59%||13:1||1,967|
|Maine Media College||$44,465||-||-||-||30|
|Average||$41,681 / $45,375||66.00%||69.50%||11.25:1||2,290|