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The Maine College of Art

The Maine College of Art

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

The Maine College of Art is a 4-year institution, founded in 1882. It is in the center of Portland. It offers subjects such as teaching, art, and education. MECA offers one certificate, 11 degrees at the bachelors level, and one degree at the masters level to students. In 2010, 352 students sought degrees from the 13 programs at this school. This specialized school is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.

Admission

In 2010, 341 students applied to MECA. This school admitted about 94% of applicants or 321 students. Around 73% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 341 students applied to MECA. This school admitted about 94% of applicants or 321 students. Around 73% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 94%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 96%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 92%

Student Demographics

This school enrolled 352 students in 2010.

Student Demographics

This school enrolled 352 students in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 99
  • Total Enrolled Female: 253
  • Undergraduate Male: 95
  • Undergraduate Female: 223
  • Graduate Male: 4
  • Graduate Female: 30

Faculty Demographics

62 teachers work for MECA. 27% of instructors are full-time, around 72% of instructors are part-time, and 29 out of 62 teachers are women.

Faculty Demographics

62 teachers work for MECA. 27% of instructors are full-time, around 72% of instructors are part-time, and 29 out of 62 teachers are women.

  • Male: 33
  • Female: 29
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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