Best Business colleges in Maine

Why a degree in business?

You have a nice suit and a firm handshake. You can see yourself leading that board meeting one day. With a business degree, you can make an impact in any business or even start your own company. With such a versatile degree, you’ll be sure to learn the skills necessary to succeed in the corporate world.

What business degree options exist?

Pursuing a business degree really is the cool thing to do. Nearly 20%* of all college students are studying business. The growth of the business major has been on a steady rise for the past 15 years*, making it one of the most popular and competitive majors out there.

But don’t worry, there are still plenty of jobs. The business field has one of the highest employment rates of all majors offered, with the top starting salaries ranging from $50-$60,000*. Business students are the second highest most sought after students, after engineering. Whether you want to live around the world or be a local entrepreneur, there’s a place for you and your new found skill set. The roads connecting from a business degree can take you anywhere.

*NCES Survey, http://nces.ed.gov/programs/digest/d13/tables/dt13_318.50.asp
*NCES Survey, http://nces.ed.gov/programs/digest/d13/tables/dt13_325.25.asp
*US News, http://www.usnews.com/news/blogs/rick-newman/2012/05/14/where-the-jobs-are-and-the-college-grads-arent

Best Business colleges in Maine for 2021

University of Southern Maine offers 24 Business degree programs. It's a medium sized, public, four-year university in a small city. In 2019, 311 Business students graduated with students earning 253 Bachelor's degrees, 40 Master's degrees, and 18 Certificates.

University of Maine offers 15 Business degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a small suburb. In 2019, 377 Business students graduated with students earning 334 Bachelor's degrees, 39 Master's degrees, and 4 Certificates.

Colby College
Waterville, ME

Colby College offers 1 Business degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a remote town. In 2019, 71 Business students graduated with students earning 71 Bachelor's degrees.

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University of Maine at Augusta offers 7 Business degree programs. It's a small, public, four-year university in a faraway town. In 2019, 69 Business students graduated with students earning 51 Bachelor's degrees, and 18 Associate's degrees.

University of New England offers 2 Business degree programs. It's a medium sized, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a midsize suburb. In 2019, 24 Business students graduated with students earning 24 Bachelor's degrees.

Beal College
Bangor, ME

Beal College offers 4 Business degree programs. It's a very small, private for-profit, four-year university in a small city. In 2019, 14 Business students graduated with students earning 14 Associate's degrees.

Bowdoin College
Brunswick, ME

Bowdoin College offers 1 Business degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a outlying town. In 2019, 69 Business students graduated with students earning 69 Bachelor's degrees.

List of all Business colleges in Maine

School Average Tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
University of Southern Maine Logo University of Southern Maine Portland, ME
3/5
29 : 1 8,429
Husson University Logo Husson University Bangor, ME
4/5
28 : 1 3,744
University of Maine Logo University of Maine Orono, ME
3/5
21 : 1 11,561
Saint Joseph's College of Maine Logo Saint Joseph's College of Maine Standish, ME
5/5
25 : 1 1,987
Thomas College Logo Thomas College Waterville, ME
5/5
56 : 1 1,949
Colby College Logo Colby College Waterville, ME
5/5
9 : 1 2,003
Central Maine Community College Logo Central Maine Community College Auburn, ME
2/5
61 : 1 3,218
University of Maine at Augusta Logo University of Maine at Augusta Augusta, ME
3/5
46 : 1 4,361
Eastern Maine Community College Logo Eastern Maine Community College Bangor, ME
2/5
40 : 1 2,457
Southern Maine Community College Logo Southern Maine Community College South Portland, ME
2/5
66 : 1 6,384
University of Maine at Machias Logo University of Maine at Machias Machias, ME
3/5
24 : 1 659
Maine Maritime Academy Logo Maine Maritime Academy Castine, ME
3/5
13 : 1 1,006
University of Maine at Farmington Logo University of Maine at Farmington Farmington, ME
3/5
16 : 1 1,930
York County Community College Logo York County Community College Wells, ME
2/5
96 : 1 1,630
Northern Maine Community College Logo Northern Maine Community College Presque Isle, ME
2/5
22 : 1 829
University of New England Logo University of New England Biddeford, ME
5/5
30 : 1 7,483
Kennebec Valley Community College Logo Kennebec Valley Community College Fairfield, ME
2/5
57 : 1 2,406
University of Maine at Presque Isle Logo University of Maine at Presque Isle Presque Isle, ME
3/5
44 : 1 1,445
Beal College Logo Beal College Bangor, ME   9 : 1 390
University of Maine at Fort Kent Logo University of Maine at Fort Kent Fort Kent, ME
3/5
50 : 1 1,589

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