University of New England: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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University of New England is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 5,670 students enrolled. This college was established in 1831 and is the only school located in Biddeford, Maine.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
43
At University of New England you can obtain your associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

University of New England follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 43 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Medical, Biology, Medical Assistant, and Occupational Therapy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.
It is important 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 usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
75%
The rate of student retention at University of New England is fair at 75% (close to Maine average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at University of New England is below average: 52%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of New England is pretty good, 13:1. Learn more information regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$32,000
Average tuition prices are extremely high, $30,800 annually. The additional fees at University of New England beyond tuition are roughly $1,200; this totals $32,000 per academic year.

Read the details about University of New England 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
86%
According to government data, 3,885 applications were submitted and 3,346 were accepted; so it is easy to enroll at this school.

The college might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at University of New England in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C-
University of New England provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of New England, 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.

ROTC
Available
Yes
University of New England offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 1,600 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing opportunity.

Army ROTC programs are available at University of New England. 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, University of New England appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of New England Location and Maps



Post Address: University of New England, 11 Hills Beach Rd, Biddeford, Maine 04005-9599, USA
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