Central Maine Medical Center College of Nursing and Health Professions

Tel: (207)795-2840
217 students
Private not-for-profit
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:
Central Maine Medical Center College of Nursing and Health Professions serves 217 students (30% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 7%.
Central Maine Medical Center College of Nursing and Health Professions is one of 2 community colleges within Androscoggin County, ME.
The nearest community college is Central Maine Community College (2.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Central Maine Medical Center College of Nursing and Health Professions 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

Student Body

The student population of 217 teachers has grown by 82% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has increased from 4:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 66% over five years.
Total Enrollment
217 students
1,273 students
# Full-Time Students
66 students
829 students
Central Maine Medical Center College of Nursing and Health Professions Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 151 students
1,017 students
Central Maine Medical Center College of Nursing and Health Professions Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
% American Indian/Alaskan - 1%
% Asian 1%
2%
% Hawaiian - 1%
% Hispanic -
7%
Central Maine Medical Center College of Nursing and Health Professions Hispanic (2006-2011)
% Black -
12%
% White 99%
66%
Central Maine Medical Center College of Nursing and Health Professions White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races - 2%
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. 0.02 0.45
Central Maine Medical Center College of Nursing and Health Professions Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $9,520 is more than the state average of $5,961. The in-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $9,520 is less than the state average of $10,075. The out-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $9,520 $5,961
Central Maine Medical Center College of Nursing and Health Professions In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $9,520 $10,075
Central Maine Medical Center College of Nursing and Health Professions Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 23%
78%
SAT Total Avg. 1,375
1,385
Central Maine Medical Center College of Nursing and Health Professions sat total (2006-2012)
SAT Reading 445
465
SAT Math 500
475
Central Maine Medical Center College of Nursing and Health Professions sat math (2006-2012)
SAT Writing 430
445
Source: 2012 (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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