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Teaching Schools in Maine

There are 19 schools in the state of Maine offering teaching programs. 939 students graduated with degrees from Maine teaching schools in 2010. 557 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 264 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 944 students graduate from teaching programs in this state per year. Out of those, 43 students graduated with teaching certificates, 71 with a degree at the associate's level, 557 with a bachelor's level degree, 264 with a degree at the master's level, and four with a doctorate level degree.

19 teaching schools are in this state. Of these, while eight schools are private, 11 schools are public. Tuition at a private teaching school varies from $13,450 to $29,330, while tuition at a public teaching school varies from $7,075 to $10,142.

Average tuition for teaching programs is $14,499. While the highest tuition for teaching programs, which is $29,330 every year, is at the University of New England, the lowest tuition in this state, which is $7,075 per year, is at the University of Maine at Fort Kent.

Maine schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for teaching students.

Teaching Program Completions in Maine 2006 - 2010

On average, 944 students graduate from teaching programs in this state per year. Out of those, 43 students graduated with teaching certificates, 71 with a degree at the associate's level, 557 with a bachelor's level degree, 264 with a degree at the master's level, and four with a doctorate level degree.

Teaching Program Completions in Maine 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 20
  • Certificate 2007: 22
  • Certificate 2008: 27
  • Certificate 2009: 30
  • Certificate 2010: 43
  • Associate 2006: 89
  • Associate 2007: 93
  • Associate 2008: 74
  • Associate 2009: 78
  • Associate 2010: 71
  • Bachelor 2006: 651
  • Bachelor 2007: 718
  • Bachelor 2008: 648
  • Bachelor 2009: 581
  • Bachelor 2010: 557
  • Master 2006: 220
  • Master 2007: 218
  • Master 2008: 198
  • Master 2009: 180
  • Master 2010: 264
  • Doctorate 2006: 2
  • Doctorate 2007: 2
  • Doctorate 2008: 2
  • Doctorate 2009: 2
  • Doctorate 2010: 4

Teaching Program Availability in Maine

Schools in this state offer a total of 65 teaching programs. Of these programs, 44.6% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the associates level, and the doctoral level.

Teaching Program Availability in Maine

  • Certificate: 14
  • Associate: 7
  • Bachelor: 29
  • Master: 13
  • Doctorate: 2

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38830
  • 25th Percentile: 51230
  • Median: 63840
  • 75th Percentile: 81310
  • 90th Percentile: 104710

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43140
  • 25th Percentile: 52780
  • Median: 79610
  • 75th Percentile: 103590
  • 90th Percentile: 120430

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 51740
  • 25th Percentile: 64690
  • Median: 85620
  • 75th Percentile: 101180
  • 90th Percentile: 115540

Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47070
  • 25th Percentile: 62910
  • Median: 82930
  • 75th Percentile: 102000
  • 90th Percentile: 119840

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43480
  • 25th Percentile: 55440
  • Median: 72380
  • 75th Percentile: 94080
  • 90th Percentile: 115690

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48920
  • 25th Percentile: 62940
  • Median: 77290
  • 75th Percentile: 101870
  • 90th Percentile: 117690

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 50840
  • 25th Percentile: 71610
  • Median: 86780
  • 75th Percentile: 114870
  • 90th Percentile: 145780

Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43870
  • 25th Percentile: 51020
  • Median: 67470
  • 75th Percentile: 78210
  • 90th Percentile: 106730

Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 52975
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38600
  • 25th Percentile: 50800
  • Median: 69870
  • 75th Percentile: 84310
  • 90th Percentile: 106580

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 42860
  • 25th Percentile: 53050
  • Median: 74330
  • 75th Percentile: 101610
  • 90th Percentile: 143090

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38820
  • 25th Percentile: 54120
  • Median: 75550
  • 75th Percentile: 105650
  • 90th Percentile: 138870

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 45900
  • 25th Percentile: 58380
  • Median: 74330
  • 75th Percentile: 99270
  • 90th Percentile: 136080

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 45700
  • 25th Percentile: 51750
  • Median: 71280
  • 75th Percentile: 92700
  • 90th Percentile: 119610

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48740
  • 25th Percentile: 56660
  • Median: 68280
  • 75th Percentile: 83990
  • 90th Percentile: 95700

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47730
  • 25th Percentile: 60930
  • Median: 74570
  • 75th Percentile: 94140
  • 90th Percentile: 112350

Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 45310
  • 25th Percentile: 56590
  • Median: 71520
  • 75th Percentile: 93090
  • 90th Percentile: 106950

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 73210
  • Median Salary 2007: 75970
  • Median Salary 2008: 81970
  • Median Salary 2009: 82080
  • Median Salary 2010: 85620
  • Total Employed 2006: 150
  • Total Employed 2007: 150
  • Total Employed 2008: 180
  • Total Employed 2009: 180
  • Total Employed 2010: 170

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 47070
  • Median Salary 2007: 52380
  • Median Salary 2008: 55740
  • Median Salary 2009: 60700
  • Median Salary 2010: 79610
  • Total Employed 2006: 120
  • Total Employed 2007: 120
  • Total Employed 2008: 130
  • Total Employed 2009: 100
  • Total Employed 2010: 90

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 49060
  • Median Salary 2007: 53890
  • Median Salary 2008: 56240
  • Median Salary 2009: 61910
  • Median Salary 2010: 63840
  • Total Employed 2006: 190
  • Total Employed 2007: 200
  • Total Employed 2008: 200
  • Total Employed 2009: 190
  • Total Employed 2010: 180

Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 74575
  • Median Salary 2007: 77390
  • Median Salary 2008: 82710
  • Median Salary 2009: 80500
  • Median Salary 2010: 82930
  • Total Employed 2006: 100
  • Total Employed 2007: 100
  • Total Employed 2008: 130
  • Total Employed 2009: 150
  • Total Employed 2010: 150

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 46690
  • Median Salary 2007: 56500
  • Median Salary 2008: 61340
  • Median Salary 2009: 66740
  • Median Salary 2010: 75550
  • Total Employed 2006: 320
  • Total Employed 2007: 230
  • Total Employed 2008: 250
  • Total Employed 2009: 200
  • Total Employed 2010: 320

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 67470
  • Median Salary 2007: 68770
  • Median Salary 2008: 77080
  • Median Salary 2009: 76780
  • Median Salary 2010: 77290
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 60
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 58810
  • Median Salary 2007: 61580
  • Median Salary 2008: 71530
  • Median Salary 2009: 74470
  • Median Salary 2010: 72380
  • Total Employed 2006: 210
  • Total Employed 2007: 230
  • Total Employed 2008: 210
  • Total Employed 2009: 230
  • Total Employed 2010: 270

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 66400
  • Median Salary 2007: 73830
  • Median Salary 2008: 80810
  • Median Salary 2009: 85220
  • Median Salary 2010: 86780
  • Total Employed 2006: 80
  • Total Employed 2007: 80
  • Total Employed 2008: 90
  • Total Employed 2009: 100
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 53580
  • Median Salary 2007: 52760
  • Median Salary 2008: 51320
  • Median Salary 2009: 61190
  • Median Salary 2010: 67470
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 30
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other — Employment Trend

Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 56840
  • Median Salary 2007: 58985
  • Median Salary 2008: 61050
  • Median Salary 2009: 56870
  • Median Salary 2010: 52975
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 60
  • Total Employed 2010: 60

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54120
  • Median Salary 2007: 59400
  • Median Salary 2008: 63960
  • Median Salary 2009: 69740
  • Median Salary 2010: 69870
  • Total Employed 2006: 120
  • Total Employed 2007: 120
  • Total Employed 2008: 140
  • Total Employed 2009: 150
  • Total Employed 2010: 150

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 56670
  • Median Salary 2007: 65450
  • Median Salary 2008: 73370
  • Median Salary 2009: 76730
  • Median Salary 2010: 74330
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 80

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 61335
  • Median Salary 2007: 63650
  • Median Salary 2008: 70970
  • Median Salary 2009: 73600
  • Median Salary 2010: 74330
  • Total Employed 2006: 80
  • Total Employed 2007: 80
  • Total Employed 2008: 100
  • Total Employed 2009: 110
  • Total Employed 2010: 110

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 70170
  • Median Salary 2007: 74360
  • Median Salary 2008: 74120
  • Median Salary 2009: 76940
  • Median Salary 2010: 71280
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57840
  • Median Salary 2007: 60020
  • Median Salary 2008: 62120
  • Median Salary 2009: 66680
  • Median Salary 2010: 68280
  • Total Employed 2006: 30
  • Total Employed 2007: 30
  • Total Employed 2008: 30
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57790
  • Median Salary 2007: 64760
  • Median Salary 2008: 73120
  • Median Salary 2009: 76110
  • Median Salary 2010: 74570
  • Total Employed 2006: 90
  • Total Employed 2007: 100
  • Total Employed 2008: 110
  • Total Employed 2009: 110
  • Total Employed 2010: 120

Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 68130
  • Median Salary 2007: 70700
  • Median Salary 2008: 70845
  • Median Salary 2009: 70990
  • Median Salary 2010: 71520
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 45
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Maine vs National Teaching Employment

Maine vs National Teaching Employment

  • Employed in Maine: 0.473% (2040)

Teaching Schools in Maine

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1. Kaplan University - Maine

265 Western Ave
S Portland, ME 04106-2415
(207) 774-6126

Kaplan University-Maine, which is 4.2 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in S Portland, ME and Kaplan offers one teaching program. Overall, 1,373 students seek degrees in ten Kaplan programs. In terms of programs, it is the fourth largest institution in the state of Maine offering teaching.

2. Thomas College

180 W River Rd
Waterville, ME 04901-5097
(207) 859-1111

Thomas College, which is very close to Waterville, Maine, is located in a rural area. It offers two teaching programs. Out of those, students are offered one bachelor's level degree in teaching by this very small school and one master's level degree in teaching. Thomas is a 4-year institution.

3. Washington County Community College

One College Drive
Calais, ME 4619
(207) 454-1000

Washington County Community College, which is very close to Calais, Maine, is in a rural area. It offers two teaching programs. Specifically, students are offered one teaching certificate by it and one degree at the associate's level in teaching. This public college is one of 8 community colleges in Maine. In terms of programs, this community college is the sixth largest institution in the state of Maine offering teaching.

4. The University of Maine at Fort Kent

23 University Drive
Fort Kent, ME 04743-1292
(207) 834-7500

The University of Maine at Fort Kent, which is very close to Fort Kent, Maine, is in a rural area. It offers two teaching programs. Students are offered two teaching degrees at the bachelor's level by this liberal arts college. This school is a public 4-year institution. In terms of programs, this liberal arts college is the sixth largest institution in the state of Maine offering teaching.

5. The University of New England

11 Hills Beach Rd
Biddeford, ME 04005-9599
(207) 283-0171

The University of New England, which is 4.0 miles from the center of the city, is in Biddeford, ME. It offers two teaching programs. It offers students two teaching degrees at the bachelor's level. This university is a 4-year research institution. UNE is the oldest institution in the state of Maine offering teaching programs.

6. Central Maine Community College

1250 Turner Street
Auburn, ME 04210-6498
(207) 755-5100

Central Maine Community College is in Auburn, Maine, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers two programs in teaching. Specifically, it offers students one certificate in teaching and one teaching degree at the associate's level. This community college is a public 2-year institution.

7. The Maine College of Art

522 Congress St.
Portland, ME 04101-3494
(207) 775-3052

The Maine College of Art offers one teaching program and this school is in the center of Portland. 352 students pursue degrees in 13 Maine College of Art programs, overall.

8. Eastern Maine Community College

354 Hogan Rd
Bangor, ME 4401
(207) 974-4600

Eastern Maine Community College offers one teaching program and this college, which is 2.5 miles from the center of the city, is located in Bangor, ME. It is one of 8 community colleges in Maine. This college is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Maine offering teaching programs.

9. The Spa Tech Institute - Portland

1041 Brighton Ave
Portland, ME 4102
(207) 772-2591

The Spa Tech Institute-Portland is near the heart of downtown and it offers one program in teaching. 158 students seek degrees in three programs at this school, overall.

10. The University of Maine at Machias

116 O'Brien Ave
Machias, ME 04654-1397
(207) 255-1200

The University of Maine at Machias, which is very close to Machias, Maine, is located in a rural area. It offers two teaching programs. This liberal arts college offers two bachelor's level degrees in teaching to students. UMM is a public 4-year institution. It is the seventh largest institution in the state of Maine offering teaching in terms of programs.

11. The University of Maine at Presque Isle

181 Main St
Presque Isle, ME 04769-2888
(207) 768-9400

The University of Maine at Presque Isle offers three teaching programs. It offers three bachelor's level degrees in teaching to students. It is located in Presque Isle, Maine, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Overall, 1,434 students seek degrees in 27 programs at this school.

12. The University of Maine at Farmington

224 Main St
Farmington, ME 04938-9978
(207) 778-7000

The University of Maine at Farmington offers eight teaching programs. This school offers students eight degrees at the bachelor's level in teaching. UMF is located in Farmington, Maine, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Overall, 2,430 students seek degrees in 43 UMF programs. In terms of programs, UMF is the biggest institution in the state of Maine offering teaching.

13. Beal College

99 Farm Road
Bangor, ME 4401
(207) 947-4591

Beal College, which is near the center of the city, is located in Bangor, ME and this college offers one program in teaching. This community college is one of 8 community colleges in Maine. In terms of enrollment, this college ranks seventh in the state of Maine.

14. Kennebec Valley Community College

92 Western Ave
Fairfield, ME 04937-1367
(207) 453-5000

Kennebec Valley Community College is located in town of Fairfield, Maine and this college offers one teaching program. Overall, 2,465 students seek degrees in 41 Kennebec Valley Community College programs. It is the third largest institution in the state of Maine offering teaching.

15. The University of Southern Maine

96 Falmouth St
Portland, ME 4103
(207) 780-4141

The University of Southern Maine offers 11 teaching programs. Out of those, it offers students two teaching certificates, four bachelor's level degrees in teaching, and five teaching degrees at the master's level. USM, which is near the center of the city, is located in Portland, ME. 9,654 students pursue degrees in 100 University of Southern Maine programs, overall. This public university is the second largest institution in the state of Maine offering teaching in terms of programs.

16. Saint Joseph's College of Maine

278 Whites Bridge Rd
Standish, ME 04084-5236
(207) 892-6766

Saint Joseph's College of Maine is located in Standish, Maine, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and this school offers one teaching program. Overall, 2,775 students pursue degrees in 50 SJC programs.

17. Southern Maine Community College

2 Fort Road
South Portland, ME 04106-1698
(207) 741-5500

Southern Maine Community College, which is 0.9 miles from the center of the city, is located in South Portland, ME. It offers two programs in teaching. Specifically, this community college offers students one teaching certificate and one degree at the associate's level in teaching. 7,010 students seek degrees in 47 programs at this community college, overall.

18. The University of Maine

University of Maine
Orono, ME 4469
(207) 581-1110

The University of Maine is in the suburbs of Orono, Maine. It offers 18 teaching programs. Out of those, students are offered five teaching certificates by UMaine, four bachelor's level teaching degrees, seven degrees at the master's level in teaching, and two teaching degrees at the doctorate level. This mid-sized university is a public, 4-year, research institution.

19. Husson University

1 College Circle
Bangor, ME 04401-2999
(207) 941-7000

Husson University, which is 1.7 miles from the center of the city, is in Bangor, ME. It offers four programs in teaching. Of those, this school offers two teaching certificates to students and two bachelor's level teaching degrees.