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University of Maine at Augusta
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  • 4 Year
  • AUGUSTA, ME

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Report Card

grade C
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C+
  2. Value
    grade C
  3. Diversity
    grade B minus
  4. Campus
    grade B minus
  5. Athletics
    grade D
  6. Party Scene
    grade C
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade B
  9. Dorms
    grade unavailable
  10. Campus Food
    grade B+
  11. Student Life
    grade C
  12. Safety
    grade A

About

46 UNIVERSITY DR
AUGUSTA, ME 04330
Athletic Division
USCAA
Athletic Conference
Yankee Small College Conference
From University of Maine at Augusta

UMA is the third-largest public university in Maine. In addition to its main campus in the state’s capital, UMA also serves students at its campus in Bangor (UMA Bangor) and through UMA's statewide Centers. With 42 locations and long-term expertise in online and distance learning, UMA has been generally considered the university of choice for Mainers of all ages who want to attend college without uprooting their lives. Our mission is to transform the lives of students of every age and background across the State of Maine and beyond through access to high-quality distance and on-site education, excellence in student support, civic engagement, and professional and liberal arts programs.

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University of Maine at Augusta Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
100%
SAT Range
No data available  
ACT Range
No data available  
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
No data available  
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$10,046 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$6,844 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
90%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
14:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
71%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 14 responses
76%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 21 responses
71%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 21 responses

Majors

Cybersecurity at UMA

UMA currently offers cyber degrees, minors, and certificate programs to meet your educational needs! “The goal of the program is to provide a lot of hands-on experience so that when students graduate, they have skills that can be applied in the workplace on day one.” — Henry Felch, DCS, Associate Professor of Computer Information Systems & Cybersecurity

Online

Online Programs Offered
30
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
8
Online Associates Programs
9
Online Bachelor's Programs
13
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    22%
  • On Campus
    24%
  • Online
    54%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,414 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
2,947
Undergrads Over 25
44%
Pell Grant
65%
Varsity Athletes
3%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 13 responses
  • Mixed ages love it
    77%
  • Older.
    23%

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Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
78%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 23 responses
Poll
43%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 30 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 18 responses
  • You-get-your-money's-worth
    44%
  • Affordable
    17%
  • Quiet
    17%
  • Small
    17%
  • Underrated
    6%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$27,700 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
13%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
80%
National
83%
90%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 10 responses

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Rating 3.65 out of 5  261 reviews
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