There are schools offering biology degrees in Maine!
Schools Offering Biology Programs in Maine
Bowdoin College, which was ranked 15th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Maine that has a biology program. It is located in Brunswick. 35 students graduated with a degree in biology from Bowdoin College in 2010. Bowdoin College charged in-state students $41,565 in tuition fees per year.
The second-ranked school in Maine with a biology program is Colby College, which is located in Waterville. In 2010, it was ranked 21st nationwide. 58 students graduated with degree in biology from Colby College in 2010.
University of Maine, which was ranked 21st nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Maine that has a biology program. It is located in Orono. 96 students graduated with degree in biology from University of Maine in 2010. Tuition at University of Maine was $10,142 per year.
If you choose to attend a Maine biology school, average tuition will be $12,199 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $3,124 per year to $41,565 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Maine biology schools were charged at the following schools:
- Bowdoin College - located in Brunswick, students are charged $41,565 per year
- University of New England - located in Biddeford, students are charged $29,330 per year
- Saint Joseph's College of Maine - located in Standish, students are charged $27,345 per year
The biology schools in Maine that charged the lowest tuition rates were:
- Kennebec Valley Community College - located in Fairfield, students are charged $3,124 per year
- Southern Maine Community College - located in South Portland, students are charged $3,395 per year
- University of Maine at Machias - located in Machias, students are charged $7,075 per year
Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Maine statistics regarding a career in biology and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as biomedical engineering or biology.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Biology in Maine
- Bachelor's Degree in Biology in Maine
- Master's Degree in Biology in Maine
- Doctoral Degree in Biology in Maine
Curious what studying Biology gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Maine
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health||460||$56,480||-23.3%|
|Biological Scientists, All Other||290||$86,680|
|Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists||250||$51,220||56.3%|
|Soil and Plant Scientists||40||$55,740||-20.0%|
Got your degree? Time to find a job!
Below are biology related jobs in Maine