Central Maine Community College

1250 Turner Street, Auburn
ME, 04210-6498
Tel: (207)755-5100
3,017 students
Public institution

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School Highlights:
Central Maine Community College serves 3,017 students (47% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 6%.
Central Maine Community College is one of 2 community colleges within Androscoggin County, ME.
The nearest community college is Central Maine Medical Center College of Nursing and Health Professions (2.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Central Maine Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 3,017 teachers has grown by 35% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 16% over five years.
Total Enrollment
3,017 students
1,287 students
Central Maine Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,431 students
832 students
Central Maine Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 1,586 students
1,021 students
Central Maine Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Central Maine Community College sch enrollment Central Maine Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Central Maine Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Central Maine Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
3%
12%
Central Maine Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
95%
66%
Central Maine Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Central Maine Community College sch ethnicity Central Maine Community College sta ethnicity
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. 0.10 0.45
Central Maine Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,570 is less than the state average of $5,917. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,150 is less than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,570 $5,917
Central Maine Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,150 $10,050
Central Maine Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Central Maine Community College traces its origin to 1963 when the 101st Maine Legislature submitted to public referendum the question of establishing a postsecondary vocational training program in Androscoggin County. The voters of Maine gave their consent for such an institution in November, 1963, and in September, 1964, Androscoggin State Vocational Institute opened in the facilities of a former automobile dealership at 385 Main Street, Lewiston. In 1965 the State Board of Education renamed the institution Central Maine Vocational Technical Institute and in January 1966, CMVTI was moved to the present campus on Turner Street in Auburn. The Legislature changed the name of Central Maine Vocational Technical Institute to Central Maine Technical College in 1989 to more accurately reflect CMTC's role and status as a comprehensive institution of higher education. On July 1, 2003, CMTC became Central Maine Community College, offering transfer degrees in the arts and sciences as well as career and technical programs. During its first year, the institution enrolled 48 students in four programs (Auto Mechanics, Building Construction, Industrial Electricity, and Architectural Drafting) and was staffed by 13 persons, of whom seven were instructors. The first graduating class, consisting of six students, received diplomas in June 1965.Today there are more than 2500 students enrolled in Central Maine Community College courses. In addition, an estimated 2,000 area residents participate each year in conferences, courses and programs offered through the Corporate and Community Services Division of the College. The students are served by approximately 150 faculty and staff members. Each year more than 300 students graduate with an associate’s degree, certificate or diploma. The College offers educational opportunities for both transfer to baccalaureate programs and career preparation. Associate in arts and associate in science degrees are designed as the first two years of a more advanced degree. The associate in applied science degree, certificates, and diplomas are designed to prepare students for direct entry into the workplace. 

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