Maine contains two schools that offer clinical research programs. University of Maine at Presque Isle, the highest-ranking clinical research school in ME, has a total student population of 1,436 and is the 4352nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 clinical research schools in Maine, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Maine at Presque Isle comes out as the most expensive ($9,513/yr), with Central Maine Community College as the lowest recorded at only $7,748/yr.
Clinical Research students from Maine schools who go on to become clinical researchers, clinical laboratory researchers, institutional research directors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 152,420 people working as medical and clinical laboratory technicians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $37,860. Also, Medical records and health information technicians make on average $33,880 per year and there are about 170,580 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Maine alone, there are 780 employed medical records and health information technicians earning an average yearly salary of $31,210. Medical and clinical laboratory technicians in this state earn $38,760/yr and there are 700 employed.
Also, within the clinical research schools in Maine, the average student population is 1,527 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from clinical research, there are 1035 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,742 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,504, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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