Maine Community Colleges

  • There are 12 community colleges located throughout Maine (8 public colleges and 4 private colleges), serving 24,004 students.
  • For Maine community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,123 per year for in-state students and $7,746 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,482 per year (view national tuition costs).
  • Maine community colleges have a diversity score of 0.26, which is lower than the national average of 0.67 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 14% (majority Black and Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 22:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(ME) School Average
American Indian
1%
Asian
1%
Hispanic
2%
Black
3%
White
86%
Two or more races
1%
Non Resident
1%
Unknown
5%
ME All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Maine Community Colleges by Town:

  • College Location Students
  • Beal College
    Private, for profit
    99 Farm Road
    Bangor ME  04401
    (207)947-4591

    429 students
  • 1250 Turner Street
    Auburn ME  04210
    (207)755-5100

    3,162 students
  • 354 Hogan Rd
    Bangor ME  04401
    (207)974-4600

    2,613 students
  • 265 Western Ave
    South Portland ME  04106
    (800)987-7734

    1,080 students
  • 92 Western Ave
    Fairfield ME  04937
    (207)453-5000

    2,401 students
  • 70 Middle Street
    Lewiston ME  04240
    (207)795-2840

    210 students
  • 1 College Circle
    Bangor ME  04401
    (207)941-7176

    443 students
  • 33 Edgemont Dr
    Presque Isle ME  04769

    880 students
  • 2 Fort Road
    South Portland ME  04106
    2077415500

    5,932 students
  • 46 University Dr
    Augusta ME  04330
    (207)621-3000

    4,664 students
  • One College Drive
    Calais ME  04619
    (207)454-1000

    491 students
  • 112 College Drive
    Wells ME  04090
    (207)646-9282

    1,699 students
Recent Articles
December 21, 2017
Many students start their academic careers at a community college, hoping to transfer to a four-year university, but find themselves missing the mark. Thankfully, a new report surveying university leaders provides ideas on how to help students make the transfer successfully.
December 21, 2017
Learn about the research that shows how participation in community college boosts student performance and success.
December 21, 2017
Learn about the controversy surrounding community colleges' admission policies regarding undocumented immigrants.