|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||7%|
|Student to faculty ratio||16:1|
|Dormitory capacity||3,650 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
University of Maine is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 12,952 applications and 11,625 students were granted admission. University of Maine is at the #88 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 16% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 93% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||950 to 1190|
|ACT||21 to 26|
University of Maine charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $27,240 and in-state students paid $8,370.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 95% of University of Maine's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 36% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,189 (which is 5.5% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of Maine in 2016-2017, was 1,388, which is 69% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,778 (which is 9% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, University of Maine has enrolled a total of 11,219 students (8,892 students full-time and 2,327 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 11,219 students, 418 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 50% men and 50% women and 9,323 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 1,896 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 777 students for distance studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 7%
Non-resident alien: 4%
Two or more races: 2%
Black/African American: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at University of Maine.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields||24%||239||0|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||8%||84||0|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||4%||41||0|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||4%||38||0|
|Natural Resources And Conservation||3%||32|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||3%||26||0|
|English Language And Literature/letters||2%||23||0|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||2%||22||0|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of University of Maine full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of University of Maine graduates 6 years after enrollment is $32,400. Last year, out of the total 2,862 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,662 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 3,249 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 2,957 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|