Maine contains six schools that offer safety programs. Saint Joseph's College of Maine, the highest-ranking safety school in ME, has a total student population of 2,727 and is the 465th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 safety schools in Maine, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Saint Joseph's College of Maine comes out as the most expensive ($24,897/yr), with Central Maine Community College as the lowest recorded at only $7,748/yr.
Safety students from Maine schools who go on to become safety specialists, safety control managers, health safety specialists, occupational safety specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 51,850 people working as occupational health and safety specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $64,200. Also, Environmental scientists and specialists, including health make on average $67,360 per year and there are about 83,530 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Maine alone, there are 480 employed environmental scientists and specialists, including health earning an average yearly salary of $53,510. Occupational health and safety specialists in this state earn $62,990/yr and there are 310 employed.
Also, within the safety schools in Maine, the average student population is 1,527 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from safety, 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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