Maine Community Colleges

There are 12 community colleges located throughout Maine (8 public colleges and 4 private colleges), serving 24,990 students.
Minority enrollment is 6% (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the national average of 43%.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is more than the 22:1 national average.
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Student by Ethnicity

(ME) School Average
American Indian
1%
Asian
2%
Hispanic
1%
Black
2%
White
94%
Unknown
n/a

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Did You Know?
For Maine public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,912 per year for in-state students and $7,420 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,252 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Maine community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.12, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Maine is Washington County Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.