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Maine Colleges

Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled

For the academic year 2020-2021, 177,279 students have applied and among them 91,083 were admitted to Maine Colleges. 21,247 students were finally enrolled into one of accepted schools. The following table and chart illustrates the number of applicant, admitted, and enrolled students for Maine Colleges.
Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled (2020-2021)
Maine Colleges
ApplicantsAdmittedEnrolled
Total177,279 91,08321,247
Public Schools66,037 58,03012,348
4 Years (Or High)66,037 58,03012,348
2-4 Years0 00
Less Than 2 Years0 00
Private Schools111,242 33,0538,899
4 Years (Or High)111,165 33,0098,858
2-4 Years77 4441
Less Than 2 Years0 00
[CHART#1] Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled for Maine Colleges

Acceptance Rate

The average acceptance rate of Maine Colleges is 51.38% in academic year 2020-2021. Public schools' average acceptance rate was 87.87% and the average rate of private schools was 29.71%. The following table and chart illustrates the average acceptance rate for Maine Colleges with comparable factors.
Acceptance Rate (2020-2021)
Maine Colleges
Acceptance Rate
All Schools Average51.38%
Public Schools87.87%
4 Years (Or High)87.87%
2-4 Years0.00%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
Private Schools29.71%
4 Years (Or High)29.69%
2-4 Years57.14%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
[CHART#2] Acceptance Rate for Maine Colleges

Yield (Enrollment Rate)

The average yield, also know as enrollment rate, of Maine Colleges was 51.38% in academic year 2020-2021. Public schools' average admission yield was 87.87% and the average rate of private schools was 29.71%. The admission yield is a rate of number of enrolled students over number of students who are allowed to admit. The following table and chart illustrates the average admission yield for Maine Colleges with comparable factors.
Yield (Enrollment Rate) (2020-2021)
Maine Colleges
Admission Yield
All Schools Average23.33%
Public Schools21.28%
4 Years (Or High)21.28%
2-4 Years0.00%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
Private Schools26.92%
4 Years (Or High)26.84%
2-4 Years93.18%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
[CHART#3] Yield (Enrollment Rate) for Maine Colleges

SAT Scores

The average SAT score of Maine Colleges is 561 for the academic year 2020-2021. Next table shows SAT average scores of 25th and 75th percentile by subject and school type/level for the academic year 2020-2021. The 25th percentile is the lower 25th score and 75th percentile is the upper 25th score of students who enrolled in colleges.
SAT Scores (2020-2021)
Maine Colleges
Evidence-based Reading and WritingMath
All Schools Average (4 years schools)25%256257
75%305303
Public Schools25%325323
75%395387
Private Schools25%188191
75%215219
[CHART#4] SAT Scores for Maine Colleges

ACT Scores

The average ACT score of Maine Colleges is 23 for the academic year 2020-2021. The following table shows ACT average scores of 25th and 75th percentile by subject and school type/level for the academic year 2020-2021. The 25th percentile is the lower 25th score and 75th percentile is the upper 25th scores of students who enrolled in the colleges.
ACT Scores (2020-2021)
Maine Colleges
CompositeEnglishMath
All Schools Average25%11 1010
75%13 1313
Public Schools25%131312
75%161617
Private Schools25%887
75%999
[CHART#5] ACT Scores for Maine Colleges