Largest Maine Community Colleges

  • The average community college in Maine has approximately 2,041 students (2020).
  • The community colleges with the largest student enrollments are listed below (where sufficient data available).
  • The largest community college in Maine is Southern Maine Community College with 6,414 students.

Largest Maine Community Colleges (2020)

  • College # Students Location
  • Rank: #11.6,414
    2 Fort Road
    South Portland ME  04106
    (207)741-5500
  • Rank: #22.
    University of Maine at Augusta
    Public
    4,664
    46 University Dr
    Augusta ME  04330
    (207)621-3000
  • Rank: #33.3,162
    1250 Turner Street
    Auburn ME  04210
    (207)755-5100
  • Rank: #44.2,613
    354 Hogan Rd
    Bangor ME  04401
    (207)974-4600
  • Rank: #55.2,401
    92 Western Ave
    Fairfield ME  04937
    (207)453-5000
  • Rank: #66.
    York County Community College
    Public
    1,699
    112 College Drive
    Wells ME  04090
    (207)646-9282
  • Rank: #77.
    Purdue University Global
    Private, for profit
    1,080
    14 Marketplace Drive
    Augusta ME  04330
    (800)987-7734
  • Rank: #88.880
    33 Edgemont Dr
    Presque Isle ME  04769
  • Rank: #99.491
    One College Drive
    Calais ME  04619
    (207)454-1000
  • Rank: #1010.
    New England School of Communications
    Private, non-profit
    443
    1 College Circle
    Bangor ME  04401
    (207)941-7176
  • Rank: #1111.
    Beal College
    Private, for profit
    429
    99 Farm Road
    Bangor ME  04401
    (207)947-4591
  • Rank: #1212.
    Maine College of Health Professions
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    Private, non-profit
    210
    70 Middle Street
    Lewiston ME  04240
    (207)795-2840
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