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The University of Maine

The University of Maine

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

Founded in 1865, the University of Maine is a public, 4-year, research institution. This university is in the suburbs of Orono, Maine. It is the biggest institution in the state of Maine. This research university offers subjects including chemistry and music. Students are offered 11 certificates, 86 bachelors level degrees, 76 degrees at the masters level, and 41 degrees at the doctoral level by it. In 2010, 11,501 students pursued degrees from the 103 programs at this university. The New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education accredits this university. UMaine is one of 3 research universities in Maine.

Admission

In 2010, 6,786 students applied to this university. This university admitted approximately 80% of applicants or 5,429 students. Around 49% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 6,786 students applied to this university. This university admitted approximately 80% of applicants or 5,429 students. Around 49% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 80%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 81%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 80%

Student Demographics

In 2010, 11,501 students were enrolled at UMaine.

Student Demographics

In 2010, 11,501 students were enrolled at UMaine.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 5520
  • Total Enrolled Female: 5981
  • Undergraduate Male: 4683
  • Undergraduate Female: 4500
  • Graduate Male: 788
  • Graduate Female: 1530

Faculty Demographics

This university has 843 faculty. About 72% of teachers are full-time, 235 out of 843 teachers are part-time, and 364 out of 843 faculty are women.

Faculty Demographics

This university has 843 faculty. About 72% of teachers are full-time, 235 out of 843 teachers are part-time, and 364 out of 843 faculty are women.

  • Male: 479
  • Female: 364
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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