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Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in Maine

Bowdoin College has the highest graduation rate of 95% for academic year 2019-2020 in Maine. Bates College is ranked second with 91% and Colby College follows them with 89%. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. Next table shows the schools that have high graduation rates with transfer-out rates and retention rates. You may want to check colleges having the lowest graduation rates in Maine.
Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in Maine
NameGraduation RateTransfer-out RateRetention Rate (full-time/part-time)
1Bowdoin College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBrunswick, ME
95%2%98%
2Bates College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLewiston, ME
91%6%94%
3Colby College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWaterville, ME
89%8%94%
4University of New England
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBiddeford, ME
68%28%76%
5Saint Joseph's College of Maine
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsStandish, ME
67%-83%
6University of Maine at Farmington
Public, 4 or more yearsFarmington, ME
58%-71%
7Unity College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsUnity, ME
58%-71%
8University of Maine
Public, 4 or more yearsOrono, ME
57%29%78%
9Husson University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBangor, ME
57%23%75%
10College of the Atlantic
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBar Harbor, ME
52%-81%
11University of Southern Maine
Public, 4 or more yearsPortland, ME
40%36%70%
12University of Maine at Presque Isle
Public, 4 or more yearsPresque Isle, ME
38%34%62%
13University of Maine at Fort Kent
Public, 4 or more yearsFort Kent, ME
36%32%63%
14University of Maine at Machias
Public, 4 or more yearsMachias, ME
30%37%55%