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Tightest Maine Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate

Next table lists the tightest (low acceptance rate) Maine colleges and universities to admit. Those schools have been keeping the acceptance rate in low level in recent years. Bowdoin College has the lowest acceptance rate as of 9.05% for academic year 2019-2020 in Maine. Next table shows the schools that have low acceptance rates with admission statistics and yield, also known as enrollment rate. You may want to check colleges having the highest acceptance rates in Maine.
Tightest Maine Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate (2019-2020)
NameAcceptance Rate# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledYield
1Bowdoin College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBrunswick, ME
9.05%9,33284549959.05%
2Colby College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWaterville, ME
9.67%13,5841,31452239.73%
3Bates College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLewiston, ME
12.14%8,22299849950.00%
4Maine Maritime Academy
Public, 4 or more yearsCastine, ME
45.32%1,44165326240.12%
5Maine College of Health Professions
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLewiston, ME
52.17%231212100.00%
6Maine College of Art
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsPortland, ME
62.36%90656511921.06%
7College of the Atlantic
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBar Harbor, ME
72.06%45132510532.31%
8University of Southern Maine
Public, 4 or more yearsPortland, ME
80.90%4,9964,04289322.09%
9University of New England
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBiddeford, ME
84.39%5,1754,36771216.30%
10Thomas College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWaterville, ME
83.81%1,08190620722.85%