University of Maine Graduate Schools

University of Maine (referred to as Maine) is a Public, 4 years school located in Orono, ME. It is classified as Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Maine is $9,347 for Maine residents and $27,635 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,039 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 11,404 including undergraduate students.

University of Maine Graduate School Overview

University of Maine (referred to as Maine) is a Public, 4 years school located in Orono, ME. It is classified as Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
University of Maine is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education (12/1/1929 - Current).
University of MaineDirectory Information
School NameUniversity of Maine (referred to as Maine)
Address168 College Avenue, Orono, ME 04469
Phone207-581-1865
Webhttps://www.umaine.edu
Online Applicationhttps://go.umaine.edu/apply
Financial Infohttps://www.umaine.edu/stuaid
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Maine is $9,347 for Maine residents and $27,635 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,039 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 11,404 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 146 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research). Among them, 29 programs are available online classes.
Maine Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$27,635
$9,347 for Maine Residents
Student Population2,039
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research)
Number of Programs146 graduate programs
(29 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio15 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of Maine is $9,347 for Maine residents and $27,635 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $450 for Maine residents and $1,466 for out-of-state students. University of Maine offers the alternative tuition plans.
Maine 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Maine Residents$9,347
Out-of-State$27,635
Tuition per Credit Hour
Maine Residents$450
Out-of-State$1,466
University of Maine offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On University of Maine campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Maine
Distance Learning (Online Classes)29 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Navy)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

University of Maine 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of Maine is $9,347 for Maine residents and $27,635 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 2.56% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at University of Maine
Maine ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$7,524$1,124$23,940$1,124
2016-2017$7,524$1,142$24,498$1,142
2017-2018$7,722$1,162$25,146$1,162
2018-2019$7,902$1,204$25,740$1,204
2019-2020$8,100$1,247$26,388$1,247
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $13,166 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of Maine. On-campus living costs are increased by 1.92% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $13,166. Off-campus living costs are increased by 1.92% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at University of Maine
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$9,576$2,200$9,576$2,200
2016-2017$10,164$2,200$10,164$2,200
2017-2018$10,136$2,200$10,136$2,200
2018-2019$10,718$2,200$10,718$2,200
2019-2020$10,966$2,200$10,966$2,200
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $450 for Maine residents and $1,466 for other students at University of Maine. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 2.52% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour University of Maine
Maine ResidentsOut-of-State
2015-2016$418$1,330
2016-2017$418$1,361
2017-2018$429$1,397
2018-2019$439$1,430
2019-2020$450$1,466

Graduate Programs at Maine

University of Maine offers 154 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 520 students have completed their study at University of Maine.
Offered Degrees at University of Maine
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree7910375
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship43455
Post Bachelor's Degree201367
Post Master's Degree12323
Total15430520

University of Maine offers 154 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 520 students have completed their studies.
  • 375 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 67 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 23 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 13 completers-
Animal Sciences1-
Food Science10-
Plant Sciences2-
Horticultural Science0-
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 15 completers-
Natural Resources/Conservation0-
Environmental Science2-
Water, Wetlands, and Marine Resources Management0-
Forestry1-
Forest Sciences and Biology9-
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management3-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 0 completers-
African Studies0-
Women's Studies0-
Communication and Journalism [+] 1 completers-
Communication0-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric1-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] (2 completers) 6 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Information Technology6-
Computer Science0-
Education [+] (8 completers) 106 completers-
Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction13-
Educational Leadership and Administration5-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration9-
Educational/Instructional Technology8-
Special Education and Teaching29-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services7-
Elementary Education and Teaching0-
Secondary Education and Teaching0-
Music Teacher Education1-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching3-
Reading Teacher Education23-
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education6-
Social Studies Teacher Education1-
Spanish Language Teacher Education0-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)1-
Engineering [+] (2 completers) 49 completers-
Engineering0-
Agricultural Engineering3-
Chemical Engineering6-
Civil Engineering15-
Computer Engineering4-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering7-
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics5-
Mechanical Engineering6-
Surveying Engineering3-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 1 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
German Language and Literature0-
French Language and Literature1-
Spanish Language and Literature0-
Work and Family Studies [+] 4 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Human Development and Family Studies4-
Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services (other)0-
English Language And Literature [+] (2 completers) 20 completers-
English Language and Literature12-
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing8-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biochemistry1-
Botany/Plant Biology0-
Microbiology1-
Zoology/Animal Biology2-
Entomology1-
Wildlife Biology1-
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography0-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 1 completers-
Mathematics0-
Mathematics and Statistics1-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] (2 completers) 29 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
International/Global Studies13-
Marine Sciences15-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)1-
Physical Sciences [+] 12 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry1-
Geology/Earth Science6-
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical3-
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (other)2-
Physics0-
Psychology [+] 2 completers-
Psychology2-
Human Services [+] (2 completers) 36 completers-
0-
Social Work36$42,800
Social Sciences [+] 14 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology2-
Anthropology (other)0-
Economics3-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics9-
Economics (other)0-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 7 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts0-
Intermedia/Multimedia6-
Music0-
Music Performance1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 22 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Communication Sciences and Disorders16-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse6-
Business [+] (2 completers) 28 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management28-
Accounting0-
History [+] 3 completers-
History3-
Total375
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 2 completers-
Agricultural Economics0-
Food Science2-
Plant Sciences0-
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 10 completers-
Natural Resources/Conservation0-
Environmental Science3-
Water, Wetlands, and Marine Resources Management0-
Forest Sciences and Biology4-
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management3-
Communication and Journalism [+] 1 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric1-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science0-
Education [+] (2 completers) 6 completers-
Education3-
Educational Leadership and Administration3-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services0-
Reading Teacher Education0-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)0-
Engineering [+] (2 completers) 10 completers-
Engineering0-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering0-
Chemical Engineering2-
Civil Engineering3-
Computer Engineering0-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering1-
Mechanical Engineering3-
Surveying Engineering1-
English Language And Literature [+] 0 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 0 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies0-
General Studies0-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] (2 completers) 8 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences1-
Biomedical Sciences5-
Molecular Biology2-
Microbiology0-
Zoology/Animal Biology0-
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography0-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 0 completers-
Mathematics0-
Mathematics and Statistics0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 9 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Marine Sciences4-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)5-
Physical Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry1-
Geology/Earth Science2-
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical0-
Physics2-
Psychology [+] 3 completers-
Psychology3-
Psychology (other)0-
Human Services [+] (2 completers) 0 completers-
0-
Social Work0-
Social Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology0-
Anthropology (other)0-
History [+] 1 completers-
History1-
Total55
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 0 completers-
Food Science0-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] (2 completers) 7 completers-
African Studies0-
Disability Studies7-
Communication and Journalism [+] (2 completers) 2 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia2-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] (2 completers) 0 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Information Technology0-
Education [+] (10 completers) 35 completers-
Education0-
Educational/Instructional Technology7-
Special Education and Teaching12-
Special Education and Teaching (other)11-
Elementary Education and Teaching0-
Secondary Education and Teaching0-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching3-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education1-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor1-
Engineering [+] (4 completers) 3 completers-
Engineering0-
Surveying Engineering2-
Engineering (other)1-
Engineering Technology [+] 1 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering Technology/Technician1-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] (4 completers) 7 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Gerontology5-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)2-
Physical Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Geology/Earth Science3-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Nursing Education0-
Business [+] 9 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management9-
Total67
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (3 completers) 22 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction1-
Educational Leadership and Administration7-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration0-
Special Education and Teaching1-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services4-
Secondary Education and Teaching0-
Reading Teacher Education7-
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education0-
Social Studies Teacher Education0-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)2-
Physical Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Geology/Earth Science0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse1-
Total23

Graduate Student Population at Maine

For academic year 2019-2020, total 2,039 students enrolled into University of Maine graduate schools where it has total 11,404 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 771 full-time and 1,268 part-time students. By gender, 687 male and 1,352 female students are attending University of Maine graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for University of Maine.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
University of Maine
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,0396871,352
Full-time771334437
Part-tme1,268353915
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at University of Maine.
There are 1,479 White (72.54%), 16 Black/African American (0.78%), 36 Hispanic (1.77%), 35 Asian (1.72%), and 473 students with other races. 190 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at University of Maine
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,0396871,352
American Indian/Native American261214
Asian351025
Black/African American1697
Hispanic361125
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White1,4794631,016
Two More22517
Un-Known23562173
Non-resident Alien19011575
University of Maine offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 467 graduate students (22.90% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 154 graduate students (7.55% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for University of Maine.
Distance Learning Student Population at University of Maine
Number of Students
Total2,039
Enrolled Online Exclusively467
Enrolled Some Online Courses154
Not in Online Courses1,418
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at University of Maine. 410 students are aged 20 to 24 (20.11% of total students), 246 students are aged above 50 (12.06%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at University of Maine.
Graduate Student Population By Age at University of Maine
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,0396871,352
Age 20-2118513
Age 22-24392156236
Age 25-29522201321
Age 30-34318119199
Age 35-3925386167
Age 40-4929075215
Age 50-6423341192
Over 641349

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