Maine contains 28 schools that offer medicine and health programs. Bowdoin College, the highest-ranking medicine and health school in ME, has a total student population of 1,777 and is the 35th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 28 medicine and health schools in Maine, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of New England comes out as the most expensive ($28,024/yr), with Eastern Maine Community College as the lowest recorded at only $6,452/yr.
Medicine and Health students from Maine schools who go on to become medicine and health professionals, office administrators, massage therapists, trainers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 271,710 people working as medical and health services managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $90,970. Also, Registered nurses make on average $66,530 per year and there are about 2,583,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Maine alone, there are 14,410 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $65,240. Medical and health services managers in this state earn $81,390/yr and there are 1,650 employed.
Also, within the medicine and health schools in Maine, the average student population is 1,527 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from medicine and health, 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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