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University of Southern Maine

Portland, Maine

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Overview

Student Population
8,140
University of Southern Maine overview
Location Portland, Maine
Online maine.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Small City
University of Southern Maine overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Portland, Maine, University of Southern Maine is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 4,254 prospective students applied, and 3,634 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 947 enrolled in the school.  4,707 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 3,433 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $7,588 plus fees of $1,330. University of Southern Maine is ranked 776 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

5/10
Overall
5/10
Academics
6/10
Resources
4/10
Outcomes

University of Southern Maine is rated within the lower 41% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Getting In

Admission Standards
Easy
University of Southern Maine overview
SAT 940/1150
ACT 19/25
GPA 3.01
Applications Accepted
85.4% 
University of Southern Maine overview
Applications Due May 1, 2021
Applicant Competition Very Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Maine Resident Tuition
$7,588
In State Costs for University of Southern Maine
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$1,330
Room and Board $9,850
Budget for Other Expenses$3,000
Total One Year Cost$22,968
Out of State Resident Tuition
$19,964
Out of State Costs for University of Southern Maine
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$1,330
Room and Board $9,850
Budget for Other Expenses$3,000
Total One Year Cost$35,344

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$42,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
33% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of Southern Maine students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 17%
Social Sciences 17%
Business 16%
Communication 10%
Visual and Performing Arts 5%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=161554 IPEDS survey data for University of Southern Maine.