New England School of Communications: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - FairQuality: Education Quality Rating - FairSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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New England School of Communications is a private not-for-profit school with 500 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1981 and is one of the 5 colleges located in Bangor, Maine.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
2
At New England School of Communications you can get your bachelor's degree.

New England School of Communications follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 2 majors. The most popular concentration is Broadcasting. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
63%
The rate of student retention at New England School of Communications is relatively low at 63% (below Maine average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at New England School of Communications is below average: 56%. About 32% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at New England School of Communications is pretty good -- 12:1. Find out more information regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$13,600
Average tuition pricing is close to the nationwide median, around $12,600 per year. The additional fees at New England School of Communications not covered by tuition are approximately $1,000; this totals $13,600 per academic year.

Read the details about New England School of Communications additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
61%
According to government data, 325 applications were submitted and 199 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

The college might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at New England School of Communications is $25.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at New England School of Communications and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (207) 941-7176 or check New England School of Communications Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
D
There are options for on-campus part-time employment at New England School of Communications, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

New England School of Communications provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,200 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing opportunity.

ROTC
Available
Yes
Army ROTC programs are available at New England School of Communications. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, New England School of Communications appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

New England School of Communications Location and Maps



Post Address: New England School of Communications, 1 College Circle, Bangor, Maine 04401, USA
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