University of Maine at Machias

School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Machias, ME

This school is more affordable than other public schools.

Affordability is calculated by subtracting average financial aid from total tuition and fees.

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$7,350

Avg in-state tuition

$14,700

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About University of Maine at Machias

School Type: Public

Status: Non-profit

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Military Friendly: YesMilitary-friendly schools are Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges, offer the Yellow Ribbon Program, and have a dedicated point of contact to support veterans, military service members, and their families. Explore our college guide for service members and veterans to learn more.

The University of Maine at Machias is a small public university located on a rural campus in Machias, Maine. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 762, and admissions are selective. The university offers 15 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 28%, and a student-faculty ratio of 13:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $7,350, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $14,700.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

Information not available

Retention Rate Insight

58% of full-time students stayed to continue their studies the following academic year. These students started in Fall 2019 and returned in Fall 2020.

Graduation Rate Insight

28% of students graduated out of all full-time, first-time students who began their studies in Fall 2014. Keep in mind many students who enroll are not typically first-time students, as most are adult learners. Therefore, the number of first-time students is traditionally low.

Application Considerations

Test scores --

High school transcript --

High school rank --

Letter of recommendation --

High school GPA --

Open admission Yes

Completion of college prep program --

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) --

Transfer Credit Policy

Dual enrollment Yes

Credit for qualified life experience* Yes

Advance placement (AP) credits Yes

*This can include previous jobs, trainings, licenses/credentials, or seminars. You may need to complete an exam or provide a portfolio to earn credit.

SAT & ACT

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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762

Students enrolled

94%

Online student enrollment

13:1

Student to faculty ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Online Check Bold
On-campus Check Bold
Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program. Check Bold

Demographics

White

80%

Unknown

7%

Hispanic

4%

Two or more races

3%

Black

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

2%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

1%

Asian

0%

Female student population

68%

Socio-economic diversity

60% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

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Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

7

Total Online Enrollment

719

Student Location Breakout

Percent of Programs Online

74% On-campus

26% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates Check Bold 33% online

Associate Check Bold 50% online

Bachelor's Check Bold 13% online

Graduate Certificate X Bold Not offered

Master's X Bold Not offered

Doctorate X Bold Not offered

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

84%

State Grant Aid

58%

Institution Grant Aid

99%

Pell Grant

60%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $4,779
State Grant Aid $2,726
Institution Grant Aid $5,172
Pell Grant Aid $4,569

Financial Outlook

$18k

Average student debt after graduation

$25k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

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Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.