Electrical Engineering in Maine

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Schools Offering Electrical Engineering Programs in Maine


Approximately 0.2% of graduates in of Maine receive electrical engineering degrees every year. Thus, Maine's 4 electrical engineering schools put out approximately 48 electrical engineers each year.

Top Schools

University of Maine, which is located in Orono, is the top-ranked school in Maine that has a electrical engineering program. It received a ranking of 34th in the country in 2010. 16 students graduated with a degree in electrical engineering from University of Maine in 2010. University of Maine charged in-state students $10,142 in tuition fees per year.

The second-ranked school in Maine with a electrical engineering program is Eastern Maine Community College, which is located in Bangor. In 2010, it was ranked 76th nationwide. 4 students graduated with degree in electrical engineering from Eastern Maine Community College in 2010. Eastern Maine Community College charged in-state students $3,207 in tuition fees per year.

The third-ranked school in Maine that has a electrical engineering program is Southern Maine Community College. Southern Maine Community College, which was ranked 81st in the country in 2010, is located in South Portland. In 2010, 17 students graduated from Southern Maine Community College electrical engineering program. The tuition rate at Southern Maine Community College was $3,395 per year.

Cost

Electrical engineering schools in Maine, charge students an average tuition of $4,967 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $10,142 per year, or as little as $3,124 per year. The Maine electrical engineering schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. University of Maine - located in Orono, students are charged $10,142 per year
  2. Southern Maine Community College - located in South Portland, students are charged $3,395 per year
  3. Eastern Maine Community College - located in Bangor, students are charged $3,207 per year

The electrical engineering schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Maine were:

  1. Kennebec Valley Community College - located in Fairfield, students are charged $3,124 per year
  2. Eastern Maine Community College - located in Bangor, students are charged $3,207 per year
  3. Southern Maine Community College - located in South Portland, students are charged $3,395 per year

An electrical engineering degree from a Maine school... what next?

Most people who graduate from electrical engineering school in Maine go on to work as an electrical engineer. 370 electrical engineers were working in Maine in 2010. The largest populations of Maine electrical engineers are working in the following counties:

  1. Cumberland County - 100 electrical engineers

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of electrical engineers is expected to shrink by -3% by 2018. There are projected to be 380 electrical engineers working in the Maine then.

Salary

On average, an electrical engineer earns a salary of $95,940 per year in Maine state. However, Maine electrical engineers earned anywhere in the range from as less than $45,870 per year to more than $162,140 per year in 2010. On average an electrical engineer earns the most in the following Maine counties:

  1. Cumberland County - $95,380 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in electrical engineering in Maine and to compare salaries with various related fields such as electrical engineering or civil engineering, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Electrical Engineering in Maine
  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering in Maine

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,192 miles from location University of Maine Orono ME 66.3523 36% 11,894
5,245 miles from location Southern Maine Community College South Portland ME 18.7675 60% 6,261
5,231 miles from location Kennebec Valley Community College Fairfield ME 15.6908 n/a 2,298
5,194 miles from location Eastern Maine Community College Bangor ME 24.2105 100% 2,099
 

Curious what studying Electrical Engineering 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)
1
Electrical Engineers + 370 $95,940 32.1%
2
Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians + 360 $51,390 -18.2%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

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