College Costs in Maine

The 2024 Directory of Maine Colleges and Prices

Maine Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2024

How much does it cost to attend college in Maine?   The average annual in-state college tuition in Maine was $19,364 for the 2021-2022 academic year. This is $4,112 higher than the U.S. average and ranks Maine amongst the costliest as the 10th most expensive state or district to attend college. This is a change of $77 from the 2019-2020 average of $19,287 and represents a 0.4% annual increase in tuition costs. The list of Maine colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

This analysis surveyed tuition data from the 30 colleges and universities in Maine, the most popular being University of Maine with 8,367 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $11,640. Bates College is the most expensive in Maine with an in-state tuition of $61,066.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2023 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2022-2023 academic year.


30 results

Thomas College
T
Waterville, ME
 

Thomas College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

$28,954 Tuition

 

  • 1,737enrollment
  • $22,070net price
  • 97%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Purdue Global Maine Campus
P
S Portland, ME
 

Purdue Global Maine Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

$13,356 Tuition

 

  • 503enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

College of the Atlantic
A
Bar Harbor, ME

College of the Atlantic

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

$44,280 Tuition

 

  • 380enrollment
  • $22,316net price
  • 60%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.69Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

Eastern Maine Community College
E
Bangor, ME
 

Eastern Maine Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

$2,880 Tuition

 

  • 2,376enrollment
  • $9,357net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Aug 27

Central Maine Medical Center College of Nursing and Health Professions
C
Lewiston, ME
 

Central Maine Medical Center College of Nursing and Health Professions

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

$14,558 Tuition

 

  • 237enrollment
  • $18,466net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 880-1070SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Unity College
U
Unity, ME
 

Unity College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

$11,280 Tuition

 

  • 4,281enrollment
  • $18,554net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Washington County Community College
W
Calais, ME
 

Washington County Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

$2,880 Tuition

 

  • 505enrollment
  • $4,277net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

University of Maine at Machias
M
Machias, ME
 

University of Maine at Machias

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

$7,350 Tuition

 

  • 762enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 15

Northern Maine Community College
N
Presque Isle, ME
 

Northern Maine Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

$2,880 Tuition

 

  • 783enrollment
  • $8,613net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

New England School of Communications
N
Bangor, Maine
 

New England School of Communications

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

$15,717 Tuition

 

  • 526enrollment
  • $19,811net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Landing School of Boat Building and Design
L
Arundel, ME
 

Landing School of Boat Building and Design

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

$24,500 Tuition

 

  • 46enrollment
  • $36,505net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Husson University
H
Bangor, ME
 

Husson University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

$20,150 Tuition

 

  • 3,065enrollment
  • $19,978net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1210SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA