University of Maine at Fort Kent: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very GoodSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Oustanding
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions

University of Maine at Fort Kent is a very small four-year, public school with 1,560 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1878 and is the only college located in Fort Kent, Maine.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
19
Fair
Associate's degree and bachelor's degree are available at University of Maine at Fort Kent.

University of Maine at Fort Kent implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 19 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, General Studies, Criminal Justice, Business, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
70%
Fair
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 normally a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at University of Maine at Fort Kent is fair at 70% (close to Maine average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at University of Maine at Fort Kent is low: 46%. Around 29% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Maine at Fort Kent is pretty decent: 15:1. Find out more on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$7,600
Low
Average tuition prices are low, around $6,600 per year. The additional fees at University of Maine at Fort Kent beyond tuition are approximately $1,000; which comes to $7,600 per year.

Read the details about University of Maine at Fort Kent 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
89%
Easy
As reported in recent data, 215 applications were submitted and 192 were accepted; so it is easy to get accepted at this school.

This college might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at University of Maine at Fort Kent in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,300
Medium
University of Maine at Fort Kent offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Maine at Fort Kent, 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
D+
Unsafe
University of Maine at Fort Kent provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 300 students, which provides a good on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low, approximately $4,300 per year.

Based on the college crime numbers, University of Maine at Fort Kent appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Maine at Fort Kent Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Maine at Fort Kent, 23 University Drive, Fort Kent, Maine 04743-1292, USA
Location Map - Street View:
University of Maine at Fort Kent Location Map - Street View
Location Map - City View:
University of Maine at Fort Kent Location Map - City View

Learn More About University of Maine at Fort Kent

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions

Maine Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Biology
We list 17 biology schools and colleges in Farmington, Standish, Brunswick, Portland, Augusta, Lewiston, Waterville, and 14 other cities. Around 700 biology diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition charges for biology degree programs in ME - $31,500.

Business
Learn more about 21 business schools and colleges in Bangor, South Portland, Augusta, Presque Isle, Calais, Orono, Farmington, and 13 other cities. Approximately 1,200 business diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition for business degree programs in ME is roughly $16,000.

Computer Science
Get details on 19 computer science schools and colleges in South Portland, Augusta, Waterville, Bangor, Fort Kent, Calais, Portland, and 12 other cities. Around 400 computer science degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for computer science degree programs in ME is approximately $16,100.

Criminal Justice
Our directory contains 14 criminal justice schools and colleges in Augusta, South Portland, Bangor, Portland, Waterville, Fort Kent, Auburn, and 8 more cities. About 500 criminal justice diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for criminal justice programs in ME is around $13,200.

Education
Get details on 27 education schools and colleges in Augusta, Bangor, Presque Isle, Portland, Waterville, South Portland, Brunswick, and 16 other cities. Around 1,400 education diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for education programs in ME is about $22,500.

English and Literature
Read about 14 english and literature schools and colleges in Waterville, Fort Kent, Biddeford, Presque Isle, Machias, Farmington, Bangor, and 10 more cities. Around 400 english and literature diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition charges for english and literature programs in ME is roughly $29,800.

Foreign Languages
Read information about 6 foreign languages schools and colleges in Portland, Fort Kent, Orono, Brunswick, Waterville, and Lewiston. Approximately 200 foreign languages diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for foreign languages programs in ME is about $45,400.

Forestry
Learn more about 2 forestry schools and colleges in Orono and Fort Kent. Around 100 forestry diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition for forestry programs in ME - $21,700.

General Studies
We reviewed 27 general studies schools and colleges in Portland, Waterville, South Portland, Bangor, Presque Isle, Augusta, Calais, and 18 other cities. About 900 general studies diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition for general studies programs in ME - $14,100.

Mathematics
We list 10 mathematics schools and colleges in Farmington, Presque Isle, Lewiston, Brunswick, Waterville, Portland, Fort Kent, and 7 more cities. Around 200 mathematics diplomas and certificates are granted every academic year. Average tuition for mathematics programs in ME is about $36,100.

Medical
Detailed information about 25 medical schools and colleges in South Portland, Bangor, Augusta, Presque Isle, Lewiston, Fairfield, Standish, and 15 more cities. Approximately 1,400 medical diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for medical degree programs in ME is approximately $22,300.

Natural Resources and Environment
Learn about 17 natural resources and environment schools and colleges in South Portland, Fairfield, Orono, Bangor, Fort Kent, Unity, Presque Isle, and 13 other cities. Around 500 natural resources and environment degrees are granted each year. Average tuition for natural resources and environment programs in ME is about $30,200.

Nursing
We list 17 nursing schools and colleges in South Portland, Augusta, Bangor, Wells, Fairfield, Presque Isle, Lewiston, and 10 other cities. Approximately 1,300 nursing diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for nursing degree programs in ME is roughly $19,800.

Office and Clerical Services
We list 6 office and clerical services schools and colleges in Bangor, Presque Isle, Fort Kent, Auburn, and Farmington. Approximately 100 office and clerical services diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition cost for office and clerical services programs in ME is approximately $8,200.

Social Work
Learn more about 15 social work schools and colleges in South Portland, Augusta, Fort Kent, Biddeford, Standish, Auburn, Portland, and 10 more cities. About 800 social work diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition cost for social work programs in ME: $23,000.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Top Competitors


Other Nearby Colleges