Fall 2017 Higher Education Profile - Maine

According to the National Center for Education Statistics, Maine was home to 26 regionally accredited post-secondary institutions during fall 2017. These 26 institutions enrolled 70,225 students in fall 2017: 60,485 in undergraduate programs and 9,740 in graduate programs. A total of 24,584 students attending post-secondary school in Maine took at least one distance education course, representing 35.0 percent of the state's total student body. A total of 12,407 students were enrolled exclusively (100% online) in distance education courses with 7,378 (59.4%) of those residing in the state of Maine.

The majority of institutions were public: including 8 four-year schools and 7 two-year schools. The state was also home to 11 private nonprofit four-year schools. Students enrolled in Maine's higher education institutions were enrolled in bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, and doctoral degrees.

26 Degree Granting Institutions

 

70,225 Students Enrolled

 

24,584 Students Enrolled in Distance Education

Serving 70,225 students in fall 2017, the 26 regionally accredited, degree granting colleges and universities of Maine offered academic choices for all types of students. Discover where your educational journey can begin with the institutions listed below. Our college and university listings are objective and focused on helping you achieve your educational or career goals. Whether you are searching for a public or private school with on-campus or online courses and an undergraduate or graduate degree, our list of regionally accredited colleges and universities in Maine offers a comprehensive guide to the state's higher education options.

Featured Schools

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Regionally Accredited Public and Private Non-Profit Colleges and Universities in Maine

Bates College
2 Andrews Road
Lewiston, ME 4240 
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Central Maine Community College
1250 Turner Street
Auburn, ME 04210-6498 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
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College of the Atlantic
105 Eden Street
Bar Harbor, ME 4609 
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Husson University
1 College Circle
Bangor, ME 04401-2929 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
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Kennebec Valley Community College
92 Western Ave
Fairfield, ME 04937-1367 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
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Maine Maritime Academy
1 Pleasant Street
Castine, ME 04420-0001 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
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Saint Joseph's College of Maine
278 Whites Bridge Rd
Standish, ME 04084-5236 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
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Thomas College
180 W River Rd
Waterville, ME 04901-5097 
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University of Maine
168 College Avenue
Orono, ME 4469 
Enrollment Range: 10,000 - 19,999
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University of Maine at Farmington
224 Main St.
Farmington, ME 04938-9978 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
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University of Maine at Machias
116 O'Brien Ave
Machias, ME 04654-1397 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
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University of New England
11 Hills Beach Rd
Biddeford, ME 04005-9599 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
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Washington County Community College
One College Drive
Calais, ME 4619 
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Bowdoin College
255 Maine Street
Brunswick, ME 4011 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
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Colby College
4000 Mayflower Hill Drive
Waterville, ME 04901-8840 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
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Eastern Maine Community College
354 Hogan Rd
Bangor, ME 4401 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
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Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts
795 Congress Street
Portland, ME 04102-0000 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
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Maine College of Art
522 Congress St.
Portland, ME 04101-3494 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
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Northern Maine Community College
33 Edgemont Dr
Presque Isle, ME 04769-2016 
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Southern Maine Community College
2 Fort Road
South Portland, ME 04106-1698 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
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Unity College
90 Quaker Hill Road
Unity, ME 4988 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
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University of Maine at Augusta
46 University Dr
Augusta, ME 04330-9410 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
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University of Maine at Fort Kent
23 University Drive
Fort Kent, ME 04743-1292 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
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University of Maine at Presque Isle
181 Main St
Presque Isle, ME 04769-2888 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
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University of Southern Maine
96 Falmouth St
Portland, ME 4103 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
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York County Community College
112 College Drive
Wells, ME 4090 
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