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), four-years||Bachelor's Degree||Bachelor|
|Bowdoin College||Brunswick, 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|
|Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts||Portland, ME||Private (not-for-profit), four-years||Doctor's Degree||Doctorate|
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.
|Name||Tuition & Fees||Acceptance Rate||Graduation Rate||Student Faculty Ratio||Student Population|
|University of New England||$39,820||90%||61%||13:1||7,208|
|Saint Joseph's College of Maine||$39,986||81%||59%||12:1||1,967|
|Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts||$42,600||-||-||-||88|
|Average||$43,758 / $47,958||49.25%||76.75%||10.75:1||2,583|