Online Colleges in Maine

For academic year 2019-2020, 25 Maine colleges offer online degree programs and/or online courses. Of that, 1 schools are online exclusively colleges that all programs are offered via online completely in Maine. In addition, 10 colleges have online students more than 50% of total enrollment.
Next list summarizes the important statistics for online colleges. For this statistics, we include online completely colleges and colleges with the rate of online students of 50% or more.
  • The 2020 average tuition & fees of Maine online colleges is $13,494 for Maine residents and $19,369 for out-of-state students. Colby College has the highest tuition & fees of $59,430 and York County Community College has the lowest tuition & fees of $6,600.
  • Total 28,362 students have enrolled in online colleges in Maine. University of Maine is the largest online college with 4,187 online students.
  • Purdue University Global-Lewiston offers the most number of online programs of 42 programs via distance learning.
  • Thomas College has the lowest students to faculty ratio of 7 to 1.

27 Online Colleges in Maine Comparison Table

Next table lists all online colleges located in Maine. You can sort them to compare the schools focusing on specific topics by clicking each column title. The "-" value in table means that the corresponding data has not been reported or available.
All SchoolsPublicPrivate4 Years CollegeCommunity Colleges
College NameMaine Residents Tuition & FeesOut-of-State Tuition & FeesStudent Population (Total)Online Student PopulationNumber of Programs (total)Number of Online ProgramsStudents to Faculty Ratio
Purdue University Global-Lewiston
Lewiston, ME
Public, 4 years
four-years
$12,475$14,343503503989820 to 1
Beal College
Bangor, ME
Private, 2-4 years
-$21,90049322913-15 to 1
Maine College of Health Professions
Lewiston, ME
Private, 4 years
four-years
$11,618$13,905216195-8 to 1
Central Maine Community College
Auburn, ME
Public, 2-4 years
$3,844$6,7243,1151,62737616 to 1
Colby College
Waterville, ME
Private, 4 years
four-years
$53,120$59,4302,15514753-10 to 1
Eastern Maine Community College
Bangor, ME
Public, 2-4 years
$3,890$6,7702,04215754-14 to 1
Kennebec Valley Community College
Fairfield, ME
Public, 2-4 years
$3,882$6,7622,297993381215 to 1
University of Maine at Augusta
Augusta, ME
Public, 4 years
four-years
$8,378$18,7884,2022,776502916 to 1
University of Maine at Farmington
Farmington, ME
Public, 4 years
four-years
$9,572$20,2821,86229841-11 to 1
University of Maine at Fort Kent
Fort Kent, ME
Public, 4 years
four-years
$8,475$12,8851,624678241416 to 1
University of Maine at Machias
Machias, ME
Public, 4 years
four-years
$8,252$15,60276251325413 to 1
University of Maine
Orono, ME
Public, 4 years
four-years
$11,744$32,53411,7414,1872223116 to 1
Maine Maritime Academy
Castine, ME
Public, 4 years
four-years
$14,058$28,43894113919 to 1
University of Maine at Presque Isle
Presque Isle, ME
Public, 4 years
four-years
$8,585$12,9951,46747728518 to 1
University of New England
Biddeford, ME
Private, 4 years
four-years
$36,530$38,7507,2083,231541313 to 1
Northern Maine Community College
Presque Isle, ME
Public, 2-4 years
$3,830$6,71077530135-11 to 1
Maine College of Art
Portland, ME
Private, 4 years
four-years
$34,000$38,310435414-8 to 1
Saint Joseph's College of Maine
Standish, ME
Private, 4 years
four-years
$34,610$38,8201,9671,018623212 to 1
Southern Maine Community College
South Portland, ME
Public, 2-4 years
$3,880$6,7605,7893,88458216 to 1
University of Southern Maine
Portland, ME
Public, 4 years
four-years
$9,528$22,9968,0224,0811751612 to 1
Thomas College
Waterville, ME
Private, 4 years
four-years
$26,110$28,4301,7058825-26 to 1
Unity College
Unity, ME
Private, 4 years
four-years
$28,000$12,7151,4291,42925715 to 1
Washington County Community College
Calais, ME
Public, 2-4 years
$3,850$7,70035413033-7 to 1
York County Community College
Wells, ME
Public, 2-4 years
$3,720$6,6001,57539829516 to 1
Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts
Portland, ME
Private, 4 years
four-years
-$42,59988882--
Purdue University Global-Augusta
Augusta, ME
Public, 4 years
four-years
$12,475$14,343489365929220 to 1
Husson University
Bangor, ME
Private, 4 years
four-years
$17,010$19,1603,473963901312 to 1
Average$13,494$19,36962,86928,362--14 to 1