School Overview

Maine College of Art is a Private, 4 years college located in Portland, Maine. MECA ranked 93rd in Arts, Music, Design Schools.
It has a total enrollment of 435 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 8 to 1. It is a School of art, music, and design school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. MECA's acceptance rate is 72.07% last year (undergraduate school).
Maine College of Art is accredited by National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation.
Contact Information
Address522 Congress St., Portland, ME 04101-3494
Admission Information
Online Application
School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategorySchool of art, music, and design
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Maine College of Art is 72.07% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 21.67%. The application fees are $50 for undergraduate programs and $50 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate72.07 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)21.67 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Graduate Application Fees$50

Tuition & Fees

MECA's 2022 tuition & fees is $38,690 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $38,362.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$38,690
Graduate Tuition & Fees$38,362
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 435 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 4 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. MECA has 380 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 55 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students435
Undergraduate Students380
Graduate Students55
Online Enrollment4

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs14 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification