University of Maine at Presque Isle: Review & Facts

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University of Maine at Presque Isle is a very small four-year, public school with 1,290 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1903 and is one of the 2 colleges and schools located in Presque Isle, Maine.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
23
Fair
At University of Maine at Presque Isle you can get your several-month certificate, associate's degree, or bachelor's degree.

University of Maine at Presque Isle follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 23 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Education, Business, Criminal Justice, and Social Work. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
63%
Bad
It is worthwhile 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 usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at University of Maine at Presque Isle is relatively low at 63% (way below Maine average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at University of Maine at Presque Isle is low: 33%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Maine at Presque Isle is pretty decent: 15:1. Learn more details regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$10,600
Medium
Average tuition cost is close to the nationwide median, about $9,900 a year. The additional fees at University of Maine at Presque Isle (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $700; this comes to $10,600 a year.

Read the details about University of Maine at Presque Isle 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
77%
As reported in recent government data, 1,442 applications were submitted and 1,112 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

University of Maine at Presque Isle 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) for admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at University of Maine at Presque Isle is $40.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to University of Maine at Presque Isle and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (207) 768-9400 or check University of Maine at Presque Isle Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,500
Medium
University of Maine at Presque Isle offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Maine at Presque Isle, 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 Presque Isle provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 400 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low -- roughly $4,500 per year.

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

University of Maine at Presque Isle Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Maine at Presque Isle, 181 Main St, Presque Isle, Maine 04769-2888, USA
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