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14 Colleges
1,025 Yearly Graduations
$44,757 Avg 4-Year Tuition (In-State)
$26,872 Avg 4-Year Student Loan

In 2019, 1,025 students received a nursing degree from a college in Maine, making it rank #47 in terms of graduations. The average in-state tuition for students attending college in Maine is $11,189 a year, while the average out-of-state tuition is $15,902 a year.

About 61% of students who go to college in this state take out loans, with the average yearly loan amount being $6,718 per year.

Learn more about the most popular schools below:

Public Public vs. Private
178 Yearly Degrees
$8,295 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at University of Maine at Fort Kent is 1,791, which includes 581 full-time undergraduates. For undergraduates at UMFK, the average graduation time is 4.2 years.

Around 97% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 35% are men and 65% are women.

53% of UMFK students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $6,284 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 8.4% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from UMFK is $31,700.

#2

University of Southern Maine

Portland, Maine
Public Public vs. Private
174 Yearly Degrees
$9,226 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at University of Southern Maine is 8,140, of which 6,390 students are undergraduates and of those, 4,022 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at University of Southern Maine is 4.7 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 83%. Of the accepted students, 40% are men and 60% are women.

Approximately 60% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $6,833 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 6.1% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $33,000 during the early-career years.

Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
136 Yearly Degrees
$36,720 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 2,106 students at Saint Joseph’s Maine in total, 1,440 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 972 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 10 to 1.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 80%. Around 36% of accepted students are men, and 64% are women.

81% of Saint Joseph’s Maine students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $11,832 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 3.3% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Saint Joseph’s Maine is $39,900.

#4

University of New England

Biddeford, Maine
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
115 Yearly Degrees
$38,750 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at University of New England is 8,010, of which 4,449 students are undergraduates and of those, 2,367 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 13 to 1.

About 81% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 31% are men and 69% are women.

96% of UNE students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $10,248 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 2.4% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from UNE with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $36,400 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#5

Husson University

Bangor, Maine
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
89 Yearly Degrees
$18,420 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Husson University is 3,761, of which 2,910 students are undergraduates and of those, 2,394 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

Around 86% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 43% are men and 57% are women.

Approximately 84% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $7,580 a year. The student loan default rate of 8.1% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

#6

University of Maine

Orono, Maine
Public Public vs. Private
78 Yearly Degrees
$11,438 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 11,404 students at UMaine in total, 9,365 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 8,158 are full-time. For undergraduates at UMaine, the average graduation time is 4.4 years.

Around 92% of students who apply get accepted. Around 47% of accepted students are men, and 53% are women.

Approximately 66% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $9,114 a year. The student loan default rate of 5.7% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

Students who graduate from UMaine with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $33,800 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#7

Southern Maine Community College

South Portland, Maine
Public Public vs. Private
67 Yearly Degrees
$3,784 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 5,852 students at SMCC in total, 2,250 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

Approximately 43% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $4,317 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 12.6% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from SMCC with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $27,300 during the early years of their career after graduation.

Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
53 Yearly Degrees
$13,855 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Maine College of Health Professions is 177, which includes 48 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 6 to 1.

About 82% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 11% are men and 89% are women.

Approximately 67% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $5,505 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 0.8% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from MCHP with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $50,000 during the early years of their career after graduation.

Public Public vs. Private
36 Yearly Degrees
$3,817 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 2,473 students at Kennebec Valley Community College in total, 573 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

41% of Kennebec Valley Community College students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $4,794 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 13.4% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Kennebec Valley Community College is $26,900.

#10

Northern Maine Community College

Presque Isle, Maine
Public Public vs. Private
32 Yearly Degrees
$3,741 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 811 students at Northern Maine Community College in total, 404 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

Approximately 44% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $5,114 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 18.0% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $24,200 during the early-career years.

Public Public vs. Private
29 Yearly Degrees
$3,784 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 3,068 students at Central Maine Technical College in total, 1,158 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

47% of Central Maine Technical College students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $6,076 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 17.3% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Central Maine Technical College is $27,900.

Public Public vs. Private
25 Yearly Degrees
$3,818 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,003 full-time undergraduates at Eastern Maine Community College, and 2,396 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

Roughly 49% of students at Eastern Maine Community College take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $5,054 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 17.2% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Eastern Maine Community College is $28,600.

Public Public vs. Private
13 Yearly Degrees
$8,168 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at University of Maine at Augusta is 4,128, which includes 1,406 full-time undergraduates. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at UMA is 4.8 years.

Roughly 56% of students at UMA take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $5,420 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 16.8% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from UMA is $23,900.

#14

University of Maine at Presque Isle

Presque Isle, Maine
Public Public vs. Private
0 Yearly Degrees
$8,330 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,553 students at UMPI in total, 672 are full-time undergraduates. It takes the average UMPI undergraduate about 4.6 years to complete their degree.

Around 95% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 32% are men and 68% are women.

Roughly 73% of students at UMPI take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $5,880 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 13.3% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $26,800 during the early-career years.

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