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
Bates CollegeLewiston, MEPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsBachelor's DegreeBachelor
Bowdoin CollegeBrunswick, MEPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsBachelor's DegreeBachelor
University of New EnglandBiddeford, MEPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Saint Joseph's College of MaineStandish, MEPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Post-Graduate
Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual ArtsPortland, MEPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeDoctorate

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $43,758 for State residents and $47,958 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 49.25% and graduation rate is 76.75%. 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
Bates College $59,062 17% 92% 10:11,876
Bowdoin College $58,322 9% 95% 8:11,777
University of New England $39,820 90% 61% 13:17,208
Saint Joseph's College of Maine $39,986 81% 59% 12:11,967
Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts $42,600 - - -88
Average$43,758 / $47,95849.25%76.75%10.75:12,583