Graduate Programs Overview

University of Maine is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Orono, Maine. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2020-2021 the graduate school tuition & fees are $9,596 for Maine residents and $28,352 for other students in average.

It offers one hundred sixty-six graduate programs: 76 Master's, 40 Doctorate, 36 Post-Bachelor's, 14 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 437 students have been conferred Master's degree and 62 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameUniversity of Maine
TypePublic, 4 or more years
Address168 College Avenue, Orono, ME
Graduate School Students2,131 students
680 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)In-State$9,596
Out-of-State$28,352
Student to Faculty15:1 (6.67%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 166 Graduate Programs
76 Master's, 14 Doctorate, 50 Post graduate certificates

2021 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2020-2021 graduate tuition & fees at University of Maine with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For Maine residents, the tuition & fees are $9,596 and $28,352 for non-Maine residents. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $491 for Maine residents and $1,503 for out-of-state students.
2021 COATuition Trends
2021 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition$8,298$27,054
Fees$1,298$1,298
Cost per Credit$491$1,503
Books & Supplies$1,000
Room & Board$11,286 (On-Campus) / $11,286 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$2,200 (On-Campus) / $2,200 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$24,082$42,838
Off-Campus Total$24,082$42,838
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2017-2021)
2016-20172017-20182018-20192019-20202020-2021
In-State$8,666$8,884$9,106$9,347$9,596
Out-of-State$25,640$26,308$26,944$27,635$28,352

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

University of Maine offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 474 major areas - 75 Master's (4 online programs), 39 Doctorate , 35 Post-Bachelor'(11 online programs), 13 Post-Master'(2 online programs). The following table summarizes the total number of completers by degree and gender.
Total Number of Conferred Graduate Degree
Master'sDoctorate Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
Total437626619
Men14332173
Women294304916
Below, you can check major programs and concentration for each area of study with offered degrees and completers. ONLINE denotes the program offered by distance learning (online degree). You may want to see all graduate schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of the program.
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Graduate Student Population

Total 11,561 students enrolled in University of Maine including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 2,131 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 748 male and 1,383 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 809 full-time and 1,322 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 680 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 167 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Total2,131
Men Students748
Women Students1,383
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Total2,131
Full-time Students809
Part-time Students1,322
By race/ethnicity 1,488 White, 20 Black, and 31 Asian students are attending at University of Maine. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
Total2,131
American Indian /
Native American
26
Asian31
Black20
Hispanic48
White1,488
Two or more races24
Un-Known268
12 students are younger than 22 and 555 students are older than 65. The school has 949 students aged between 22 and 30 and 615 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
Total2,131
21 & Under12
22-24399
25-29550
30-34366
35-39249
40 & Over555
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At University of Maine, 680 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 167 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment2,131
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses680
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses167
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses1,284
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses680
Maine Resident611
Other State In U.S.65
Outside of U.S.4



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