Math in Maine

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Schools Offering Math Programs in Maine


Approximately 0.3% of graduates in of Maine receive math degrees every year. In other words, every year an estimated 79 math professionals graduate from Maine's 9 math schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Maine that has a math program is Bowdoin College. Bowdoin College, which was ranked 15th in the country in 2010, is located in Brunswick. 10 students graduated with a degree in math from Bowdoin College in 2010. Tuition at Bowdoin College was $41,565 per year.

The second-ranked school in Maine that has a math program is Colby College. Colby College, which was ranked 21st in the country in 2010, is located in Waterville. In 2010, 20 students graduated from Colby College math program.

The third-ranked school in Maine that has a math program is University of Maine. University of Maine, which was ranked 34th in the country in 2010, is located in Orono. 16 students graduated with degree in math from University of Maine in 2010. University of Maine charged in-state students $10,142 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Maine math school, average tuition will be $14,781 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $7,090 per year to $41,565 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Maine math schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Bowdoin College - located in Brunswick, students are charged $41,565 per year
  2. University of New England - located in Biddeford, students are charged $29,330 per year
  3. Saint Joseph's College of Maine - located in Standish, students are charged $27,345 per year

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

  1. University of Maine at Presque Isle - located in Presque Isle, students are charged $7,090 per year
  2. University of Southern Maine - located in Portland, students are charged $8,538 per year
  3. University of Maine at Farmington - located in Farmington, students are charged $9,022 per year

A math degree from a Maine school... what next?

The following counties have the largest number of Maine math professionals:

  1. Cumberland County - 350 math professionals
  2. Penobscot County - 40 math professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that, by 2018, the number of math professionals in the state of Maine will grow to 310. This would require a 10% growth in the field.

Salary

math professionals in Maine make an average of $64,623 per year. But, salaries for math professional can vary. In 2010, math professional made as little as less than $38,070 per year or as much as more than $127,370 per year in Maine. The counties in Maine with the highest average salary for math professionals are:

  1. Penobscot County - $71,340 per year
  2. Cumberland County - $70,447 per year

The following counties in Maine have the lowest average salaries for math professional:

  1. Cumberland County - $70,447 per year
  2. Penobscot County - $71,340 per year

On average, the highest paid math professionals in Maine were:

  1. Mathematics Professor - $69,150 per year
  2. Actuary - $66,120 per year
  3. Statistician - $58,600 per year

The math professionals with lowest average salaries in Maine were:

  1. Actuary - $66,120 per year
  2. Statistician - $58,600 per year

More Information

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

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

  • Bachelor's Degree in Math in Maine
  • Master's Degree in Math 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
5,247 miles from location University of Southern Maine Portland ME 54.9323 27% 9,655
5,249 miles from location University of New England Biddeford ME 25.4084 23% 4,493
5,260 miles from location Saint Joseph's College of Maine Standish ME 57.7119 26% 2,727
5,258 miles from location University of Maine at Farmington Farmington ME 30.7089 41% 2,361
5,233 miles from location Colby College Waterville ME 79.3644 31% 1,838
5,237 miles from location Bowdoin College Brunswick ME 85.1065 43% 1,777
5,251 miles from location Bates College Lewiston ME 39.979 37% 1,738
5,195 miles from location University of Maine at Presque Isle Presque Isle ME 18.0837 n/a 1,436
 

Curious what studying Math 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
Actuaries + 230 $66,120
2
Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary + 180 $69,150 -10.0%
3
Statisticians + 60 $58,600 0.0%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are math related jobs in Maine