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University of Maine

Graduate School

Orono, ME

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Overview

University of Maine / Graduate School is located in Orono, ME.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Certificate of Graduate Studies (CGS)
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Professional Science Master's (PSM)
Master of Forestry (MF)
Master of Social Work (MSW)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Music (MM)
Doctor of Education (Ed D)
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS)
Master of Engineering (ME)
Master of Science (MS)
Master of Education (M Ed)
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
Master of Wildlife Conservation (MWC)
Master of Professional Studies (MPS)
Master of Science in Teaching (MST)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 371
Doctoral Degrees 58
Other Advanced Degrees 81

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, MAT, GMAT
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,369
Applied
834
Accepted
525
Enrolled
61%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes
Spring deadline November 15th November 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, MAT, GMAT
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

1,570
Total Graduate Students
24%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
75%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.78%
Black or African American 0.76%
White or Caucasian 70%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.66%
Asian 1.53%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.46%
Unknown 8.34%

Gender

Male (38%)
Female (61%)

Faculty

884
Total faculty
Full-time - 652
Part-time - 232
Male (557)
Female (327)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Business; education and human development; natural sciences, forestry, and agriculture; liberal studies; interdisciplinary studies
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 5775 Stodder Hall
Orono, ME  04469-5775
United States
Contact Scott G. Delcourt
Assistant Vice President for Graduate Studies/Senior Associate Dean
Email: graduate@maine.edu
Phone: 207-581-3291
Fax: 207-581-3232