Best Trades and Careers colleges in Maine

Why a degree in trades and careers?

Does being on the front lines get your adrenaline pumping or make you wish you had a change of pants? If you are prepared for a hands on job, consider pursuing a degree in Trades & Careers. It can be dangerous, but you could be the change the world needs.

What trades and careers degree options exist?

Let’s look into the future. Baby boomers are leaving the workforce as quickly as they entered the world, creating a promising job market for future applicants. More than 66% of government employers are planning to hire for new positions this year, up 5% from 2013*. An added bonus-employees in the Trades & Careers industry are generally very satisfied with their jobs, because they’re making a difference.

You could be anything from a firefighter to an auto mechanic, or even a military service member. Maybe helping people is your calling, and all you need to do is pick up the phone. Are you ready to join the team? It sure is a tough job, but somebody’s gotta do it.


Best Trades and Careers colleges in Maine for 2021

Beal College
Bangor, ME

Beal College offers 1 Trades and Careers degree programs. It's a very small, private for-profit, four-year university in a small city. In 2019, 25 Trades and Careers students graduated with students earning 25 Associate's degrees.

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List of all Trades and Careers colleges in Maine

School Average Tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Eastern Maine Community College Logo Eastern Maine Community College Bangor, ME
40 : 1 2,457
Southern Maine Community College Logo Southern Maine Community College South Portland, ME
66 : 1 6,384
Northern Maine Community College Logo Northern Maine Community College Presque Isle, ME
22 : 1 829
Northeast Technical Institute Logo Northeast Technical Institute Scarborough, ME     208
Washington County Community College Logo Washington County Community College Calais, ME
18 : 1 403
Capilo School of Hair Design Logo Capilo School of Hair Design Augusta, ME     144
Empire Beauty School-Maine Logo Empire Beauty School-Maine Portland, ME     132
Kennebec Valley Community College Logo Kennebec Valley Community College Fairfield, ME
57 : 1 2,406
Central Maine Community College Logo Central Maine Community College Auburn, ME
61 : 1 3,218
Spa Tech Institute-Westbrook Logo Spa Tech Institute-Westbrook Westbrook, ME     231
Maine Maritime Academy Logo Maine Maritime Academy Castine, ME
13 : 1 1,006
The Landing School Logo The Landing School Arundel, ME
8 : 1 54
York County Community College Logo York County Community College Wells, ME
96 : 1 1,630
Beal College Logo Beal College Bangor, ME   9 : 1 390

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