Maine contains one school that offers medicine programs. University of New England has a total student population of 4,493 and is the 2928th highest ranked school in America.
Medicine students from Maine schools who go on to become physicians, doctors, nurses, surgeons, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 274,160 people working as physicians and surgeons alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $173,860. Also, Anesthesiologists make on average $211,750 per year and there are about 37,450 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Maine alone, there are 220 employed anesthesiologists earning an average yearly salary of $187,210. Physicians and surgeons in this state earn $168,680/yr and there are 1,450 employed.
Also, within the medicine schools in Maine, the average student population is 1,527 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from medicine, 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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