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
University of New EnglandBiddeford, MEPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Saint Joseph's College of MaineStandish, MEPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Post-Graduate
Husson UniversityBangor, MEPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Maine Media CollegeRockport, MEPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeCertificate, Master

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $32,923 for State residents and $37,649 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 83.75% and graduation rate is 61.00%. 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
University of New England $39,820 87% 61% 13:17,208
Saint Joseph's College of Maine $39,986 87% 59% 13:11,967
Husson University $20,430 85% 58% 15:13,473
Maine Media College $44,465 - - -30
Average$32,923 / $37,64983.75%61.00%12.50:12,610