Northern Maine Community College: Review & Facts

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Northern Maine Community College is a small two-year, public school with 1,040 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1961 and is one of the 2 colleges located in Presque Isle, Maine.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
25
1-year certificate and associate's degree are offered at Northern Maine Community College.

Northern Maine Community College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 25 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Nursing, Installation and Repair, Industrial Technologies, and Automotive and Mechanic. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.
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 typically a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
66%
Northern Maine Community College student retention rate is relatively low at 66% (below Maine average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Northern Maine Community College is low - 46%. About 11% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Northern Maine Community College is pretty good - 12:1. Learn more regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$6,000
Average tuition cost is low - around $5,200 per year. The additional fees at Northern Maine Community College not covered by tuition are roughly $800, which makes it a total of $6,000 annually.

Read the details about Northern Maine Community College 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
55%
As reported in recent data, 407 applications were submitted and 224 were accepted; so it is not very hard to become a student at this school.

Northern Maine Community College might accept dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Northern Maine Community College is $20.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Northern Maine Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (207) 768-2700 or check Northern Maine Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,300
Northern Maine Community College provides a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Northern Maine Community College, 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.

Safety
Grade
A-
Northern Maine Community College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 200 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low -- about $2,300 per academic year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Northern Maine Community College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Northern Maine Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Northern Maine Community College, 33 Edgemont Dr, Presque Isle, Maine 04769-2016, USA
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