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 College Lewiston, MEPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsBachelor's DegreeBachelor
Bowdoin College Brunswick, MEPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsBachelor's DegreeBachelor
University of New England Biddeford, MEPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Saint Joseph's College of Maine Standish, MEPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Post-Graduate
Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts Portland, MEPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeMaster, Doctorate

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $43,758 for State residents and $50,546 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 49.99% and graduation rate is 79.25%. 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 $61,066 14.00% 92% 10:11,821
Bowdoin College $61,528 9.00% 94% 9:11,951
University of New England $40,950 95.99% 63% 12:16,642
Saint Joseph's College of Maine $41,586 80.98% 68% 8:11,235
Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts $47,600 - - -95
Average$43,758 / $50,54649.99%79.25%9.75:12,349