University of Maine at Augusta

46 University Dr
Augusta, ME 04330-9410
Tel: (207)621-3000
School Highlights
  • University of Maine at Augusta serves 4,664 students (35% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the state community college average of 22:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority American and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 14%.
  • University of Maine at Augusta is the only community colleges within Kennebec County, ME.
  • The nearest community college is Kaplan University-Maine Campus (0.30 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 145 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
University of Maine at Augusta(ME) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty145 staff40 staff
University of Maine at Augusta Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 4,664 has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has increased from 27:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has grown by 100% over five years.
Total Enrollment4,664 students1,107 students
University of Maine at Augusta Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio32:122:1
University of Maine at Augusta Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students1,641 students421 students
University of Maine at Augusta Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students3,023 students686 students
University of Maine at Augusta Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
University of Maine at Augusta Enrollment Breakdown ME All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
University of Maine at Augusta American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2016)
% Asian
-
1%
University of Maine at Augusta Asian (2009-2013)
% Hispanic
1%
2%
University of Maine at Augusta Hispanic (2008-2016)
% Black
1%
3%
University of Maine at Augusta Black (2007-2016)
% White
87%
86%
University of Maine at Augusta White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
1%
1%
University of Maine at Augusta More (2011-2016)
% Unknown races
7%
5%
University of Maine at Augusta Ethnicity Breakdown ME All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.0.240.26
University of Maine at Augusta Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$29,800$33,900
University of Maine at Augusta Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $7,448 is more than the state average of $4,123. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $16,688 is more than the state average of $7,746. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$7,448$4,123
University of Maine at Augusta In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$16,688$7,746
University of Maine at Augusta Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid94%90%
University of Maine at Augusta % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$22,965$12,000
University of Maine at Augusta Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$9,500$5,500
University of Maine at Augusta Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Maine public 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. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Maine community colleges have a 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. of 0.26, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Maine is Washington County Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.