Eastern Maine Community College: Review & Facts

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Eastern Maine Community College is a small two-year, public school with 2,735 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1966 and is one of the 3 schools located in Bangor, Maine.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
35
Fair
1-year certificate, associate's degree, and 2-year certificate are available at Eastern Maine Community College.

Eastern Maine Community College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 35 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Management, Industrial Technologies, Business, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
69%
Fair
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. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Eastern Maine Community College is relatively low at 69% (close to Maine average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Eastern Maine Community College is low: 31%. Approximately 16% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Eastern Maine Community College is pretty decent, 14:1. Learn more details about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$6,600
Low
Average tuition charges are low - about $5,400 per academic year. The additional fees at Eastern Maine Community College not covered by tuition are nearly $1,200; which comes to $6,600 per year.

Read the details about Eastern Maine Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
53%
According to government data, 1,620 applications were submitted and 861 were accepted; so it is not very hard to become a student at this school.

The college will consider accepting 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 Eastern Maine Community College is $20.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Eastern Maine Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (207) 974-4600 or check Eastern Maine Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,500
Medium
Eastern Maine Community College offers a distance learning option 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 Eastern 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
C-
Unsafe
Eastern Maine Community College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 300 students, which offers a good on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low: around $4,500 annually.

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

Eastern Maine Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Eastern Maine Community College, 354 Hogan Rd, Bangor, Maine 04401, USA
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