Maine College of Health Professions

Tel: (207)795-2840
210 students
Private not-for-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 not-for-profit Public
Total Faculty 19 staff
40 staff

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
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
22:1
# Full-Time Students 59 students
529 students
# Part-Time Students 151 students
686 students
Total Dormitory Capacity 14 193
% Asian
1%
1%
% Hispanic
1%
2%
% Black
1%
3%
% White
96%
86%
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

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
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100%
90%
Percent Admitted 33%
33%
SAT Total Avg. 1,375
1,375
SAT Reading 445
445
SAT Math 500
500
SAT Writing 430
430
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.

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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.