Maine Community Colleges

  • There are 12 community colleges located throughout Maine (8 public colleges and 4 private colleges), serving 24,316 students.
  • For Maine community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,912 per year for in-state students and $7,420 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $10,755 per year (view national tuition costs).
  • Maine community colleges have a diversity score of 0.26, which is lower than the national average of 0.66 (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%
Unknown
6%
ME All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Maine Community Colleges by Town:

  • College Location Students
  • Beal College
    Pivate, for profit
    99 Farm Road
    Bangor ME  4401
    (207)947-4591

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

    3,162 students
  • 354 Hogan Rd
    Bangor ME  4401
    (207)974-4600

    2,613 students
  • 265 Western Ave
    S 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  4240
    (207)795-2840

    210 students
  • 1 College Circle
    Bangor ME  4401
    (207)941-7176

    443 students
  • 33 Edgemont Dr
    Presque Isle ME  04769

    1,079 students
  • 2 Fort Road
    South Portland ME  04106

    6,045 students
  • 46 University Dr
    Augusta ME  04330
    (207)621-3000

    4,664 students
  • One College Drive
    Calais ME  4619
    (207)454-1000

    491 students
  • 112 College Drive
    Wells ME  4090
    (207)646-9282

    1,699 students
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