Most Affordable Colleges for Maine Residents for 2019

HINTS
State of Maine
Middle Class Affordability Rankings™
Which colleges are most affordable for Maine residents? The answer may surprise you.

These rankings of the most affordable colleges for Maine residents are based on the estimated net price for a "typical" middle class family living in the state of Maine.

Note: Net price is the actual cost of the school paid by the student and family, after factoring in merit and grant aid from the college federal programs and work study. The net prices displayed in these rankings are College Raptor's estimates.
"Typical" Middle Class Family
Used in the net price estimates shown below
Number in Family
4
Number In College
1
Total Income
$80,000
Total Assets
$50,000


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Rank College Name Typical Net Price Sticker Price % Savings # Undergrads Est. Median SAT Acceptance Rate
1 Colby College $8,800 Image $68,400 87% 1,917 1,442 15.79%
2 University of Maine at Presque Isle $14,100 Image $20,600 31% 1,414 925 95.44%
3 Bates College $14,300 Image $68,600 79% 1,787 1,353 21.93%
4 University of Maine at Machias $14,900 Image $23,900 38% 701 945 85.4%
5 Bowdoin College $15,600 Image $68,300 77% 1,816 1,438 13.63%
6 University of Maine at Farmington $16,600 Image $21,300 22% 1,811 1,015 82.57%
7 University of Maine at Fort Kent $17,000 Image $20,000 15% 1,760 1,000 97.2%
8 College of the Atlantic $19,300 Image $55,000 65% 349 N/A 67.93%
8 Husson University $19,300 Image $31,700 39% 2,768 1,050 86.27%
10 University of Southern Maine $19,400 Image $23,700 18% 6,110 1,065 83.48%
11 University of Maine $19,700 Image $25,700 23% 9,279 1,160 92.26%
12 Maine Maritime Academy $24,000 Image $26,500 9% 1,018 1,085 79.61%
13 Saint Joseph's College of Maine $26,300 Image $49,900 47% 1,533 930 80.11%
13 Unity College $26,300 Image $41,100 36% 704 N/A 88.74%
15 Thomas College $26,400 Image $41,000 36% 1,663 905 72.44%
16 Maine College of Art $29,600 Image $52,600 44% 459 1,033 67.74%
17 University of New England $31,600 Image $56,600 44% 4,423 1,130 80.74%
School data from 2016-2017
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