Maine College of Health Professions

Tel: (207)795-2840
210 students
Private, non-profit
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  • The Central Maine Medical Center College of Nursing and Health Professions was founded in 1891 and was incorporated at Lewiston, Maine, on January 29, 1977, as a non-sectarian, private educational institution, offering to qualified men and women a curriculum at the Associate Degree level.
School Highlights
Maine College of Health Professions serves 210 students (28% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the state community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 14%.
Maine College of Health Professions is one of 2 community colleges within Androscoggin County, ME.
The nearest community college is Central Maine Community College (2.60 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 50% over five years.
College Maine College of Health Professions (ME) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private, non-profit Public
Total Faculty 19 staff 40 staff
Maine College of Health Professions Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 210 has grown by 16% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 5:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has grown by 33% over five years.
Total Enrollment 210 students 1,080 students
Maine College of Health Professions Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 22:1
Maine College of Health Professions Student Staff Ratio (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 59 students 529 students
Maine College of Health Professions Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 151 students 686 students
Maine College of Health Professions Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Maine College of Health Professions Enrollment Breakdown ME All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity 14 193
% Asian
1%
1%
Maine College of Health Professions Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
1%
2%
Maine College of Health Professions Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
1%
3%
Maine College of Health Professions Black (2007-2014)
% White
96%
86%
Maine College of Health Professions White (2006-2014)
Maine College of Health Professions Ethnicity Breakdown ME All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.08 0.26
Maine College of Health Professions Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $9,520 is less than the state average of $10,755. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $9,520 $10,755
Maine College of Health Professions In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100% 90%
Maine College of Health Professions % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Percent Admitted 33% 33%
Maine College of Health Professions Percent Admitted (2006-2014)
SAT Total Avg. 1,375 1,375
SAT Reading 445 445
Maine College of Health Professions SAT Reading (2006-2014)
SAT Math 500 500
Maine College of Health Professions SAT Math (2006-2014)
SAT Writing 430 430
Maine College of Health Professions SAT Writing (2010-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • The Central Maine Medical Center School of Nursing is a non-profit, non sectarian, single entity institution. The school awards an Associate in Applied Science Degree in Nursing to its graduates. The School was established in 1891 as a diploma granting institution, and named the Central Maine General Hospital Training School. The first student was admitted on July 9, 1891, and on March 24, 1893 the first student was graduated. The first male student was admitted to the School in 1953. Since then, male students have been admitted to, and present in, each class. The then existing student residences became coeducational in 1976. In 2001, the School moved into its new state-of-the-art facility at 70 Middle Street, Lewiston. Central Maine Medical Center School of Nursing is accredited/approved by the Maine State Board of Nursing, National League for Nursing and New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.

Nearby Schools

Did You Know?
For Maine public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,360 per year for in-state students and $5,940 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $10,755 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 0.26, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Maine is Washington County Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.