University of Maine at Machias: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - GoodSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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University of Maine at Machias is a very small four-year, public school with 925 students enrolled. This school was established in 1909 and is the only college located in Machias, Maine.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
15
At University of Maine at Machias you can obtain your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or bachelor's degree.

University of Maine at Machias follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 15 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Recreation and Leisure, Natural Resources and Environment, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before 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 good sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
67%
The student retention rate at University of Maine at Machias is relatively low at 67% (close to Maine average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at University of Maine at Machias is low - 35%. Roughly 35% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Maine at Machias is pretty good: 13:1. Find out more information regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$19,400
Average tuition costs are fairly high, $18,500 a year. The additional fees at University of Maine at Machias beyond tuition are approximately $900; which makes it a total of $19,400 a year.

Read the details about University of Maine at Machias 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
83%
As reported in recent government data, 442 applications were submitted and 365 were accepted; so it is easy to get admitted at this school.

This college will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score info at University of Maine at Machias in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,000
University of Maine at Machias provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

This school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
B
University of Maine at Machias provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 300 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low - roughly $4,000 per year.

Based on the college crime information, University of Maine at Machias appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Maine at Machias Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Maine at Machias, 116 O'Brien Ave, Machias, Maine 04654-1397, USA
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