The Best Maine Colleges

List of Colleges and Universities in Maine

There are 29 colleges and universities in Maine enrolling 42,676 full time students in the state's institutions of higher education. Explore the list of top colleges in Maine below to get your college search started. The CollegeSimply rankings and listings are objective and data focused to help you find the good colleges. Whether you're searching for a public, private or community college, this guide to universities in Maine offers a comprehensive view to the state's higher education options.

The best college in Maine is Colby College and the top public state college is Maine Maritime Academy.

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    • SAT Range 1350/1510
    • ACT Range 31/33
    • Average HS GPA 3.86*
    • Students: 2,000
    • Tuition:$55,210
      Admissions Standards  Extremely High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 13%
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    Colby College

    • SAT Range 1000/1180
    • ACT Range 21/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.26*
    • Students: 997
    • Tuition:$13,478
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 55%
    • SAT Range 1050/1240
    • ACT Range 20/26
    • Average HS GPA 3.26
    • Students: 8,010
    • Tuition:$37,620
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 80%
    • SAT Range 1050/1250
    • ACT Range 22/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.22
    • Students: 11,404
    • Tuition:$11,170
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 92%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 1,828
    • Tuition:$53,922
    • Acceptance Rate 10%
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    Bowdoin College

    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 1,832
    • Tuition:$53,794
    • Acceptance Rate 18%
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    Bates College

    • SAT Range 970/1170
    • ACT Range 18/23
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 2,106
    • Tuition:$35,650
      Admissions Standards  Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 84%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 3.56
    • Students: 337
    • Tuition:$43,542
    • Acceptance Rate 67%
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    College of the Atlantic

    • SAT Range 940/1150
    • ACT Range 19/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.01
    • Students: 8,140
    • Tuition:$8,918
      Admissions Standards  Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 85%
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    University of Southern Maine

    • SAT Range 940/1160
    • ACT Range 17/21
    • Average HS GPA 3.22
    • Students: 3,103
    • Tuition:$16,097
      Admissions Standards  Extremely Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 77%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 462
    • Tuition:$35,050
    • Acceptance Rate 61%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 2.98
    • Students: 2,040
    • Tuition:$9,118
    • Acceptance Rate 81%
    • SAT Range 900/1110
    • ACT Range 16/21
    • Average HS GPA 3.1
    • Students: 1,791
    • Tuition:$8,115
      Admissions Standards  Extremely Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 95%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 814
    • Tuition:$29,160
    • Acceptance Rate 94%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 526
    • Tuition:$16,847
    • Acceptance Rate 61%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 1,553
    • Tuition:$8,035
    • Acceptance Rate 92%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 503
    • Tuition:$14,343
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • SAT Range 810/1040
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 177
    • Tuition:$12,245
    • Acceptance Rate 48%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 3,068
    • Tuition:$3,720
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 2,396
    • Tuition:$3,779
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 2,473
    • Tuition:$3,817
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 61
    • Tuition:$21,315
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 4,128
    • Tuition:$7,988
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 675
    • Tuition:$7,830
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 811
    • Tuition:$3,741
    • Acceptance Rate 100%