Average Tuition & Fees $23,165
Average Acceptance Rates 73.50 %
Total Student Population 72,450
Average Graduation Rates 56.53 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 12.71 to 1

Maine Colleges Distribution

For academic year 2021-2022, 42 colleges and universities are active in Maine - 19 public and 23 private schools. By school level, there are 25 four(4) Years or high, 10 two(2) but less thant four(4) years, and 7 less than tow(2) years schools in Maine. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level in Maine.
Maine College Distribution by Type and Level
Number of Schools
Public19 schools
Private (not-for-profit)14 schools
Private (for-profit)9 schools
4 Year or High25 schools
2-4 Year10 schools
Less than 2 year7 schools

2022 Average Key Statistics for Maine Colleges

The average acceptance rate for Maine colleges is 73.50% and the average graduation rate is 56.53% in academic year 2021-2022. Total 72,450 students including in both undergraduate and graduate programs have attended Maine colleges and universities and the average students to faculty ratio is 12.71 to 1.
Next charts are illustrating the core statistics for colleges and universities located in Maine.
[Chart] 2022 Maine Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Transfer-out Rate for Maine colleges is 12.130434782609 %
Average Retention Rate for Maine colleges is 71.558823529412 %

2021-2022 Average Tuition & Fees For Maine Colleges

For academic year 2021-2022, the average undergraduate tuition & fees for Maine colleges are $18,191 for Maine residents and $23,165 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $17,249 for in-state students and $20,143 for out-of-state students.
Maine 2021-2022 Average Tuition & Fees
[Chart] Maine State 2021-2022 Average Tuition & Fees

Offered Degree Programs at Maine Colleges

Maine colleges and universities are offering 1,445 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Maine State
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
One but less than two years certificate1219
Associate's Degree24950
Two but less than four years certificate10
Bachelor's Degree59247
Post Bachelor's Degree9222
Master's Degree18133
Post Master's Degree316
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship461
Doctor's degree - professional practice70

Special Learning Opportunities at Maine State

In Maine, 20 colleges offer the undergraduate online programs and 10 colleges offer the graduate online programs. 8 colleges have the ROTC programs and 18 colleges offer the study abroad programs. Next table shows the number of Maine schools which are offering special learning opportunities by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at Maine State
Online Completely0 out of 36 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes20 out of 36 Schools
Graduate Online Classes10 out of 36 Schools
ROTC8 out of 36 Schools
Weekend/Evening College10 out of 36 Schools
Teacher certificate17 out of 36 Schools
Study Abroad18 out of 36 Schools