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Schools Offering Technology Programs in Maine


Approximately 1.6% of graduates in of Maine receive technology degrees every year. Thus, Maine's 13 technology schools put out approximately 449 technology professionals each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Maine that has a technology program is Bowdoin College. Bowdoin College, which was ranked 15th in the country in 2010, is located in Brunswick. In 2010, Bowdoin College graduated 8 students from its technology program. Bowdoin College charged in-state students $41,565 in tuition fees per year.

The second-ranked school in Maine with a technology program is Colby College, which is located in Waterville. In 2010, it was ranked 21st nationwide. 5 students graduated with degree in technology from Colby College in 2010.

The third-ranked school in Maine with a technology program is University of Maine, which is located in Orono. In 2010, it was ranked 34th nationwide. In 2010, University of Maine graduated 203 students from its technology programs. University of Maine charged in-state students $10,142 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Maine technology school, average tuition will be $11,171 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $3,124 per year to $41,565 per year. In 2010, the following Maine technology schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Bowdoin College - located in Brunswick, students are charged $41,565 per year
  2. Maine College of Art - located in Portland, students are charged $28,695 per year
  3. Thomas College - located in Waterville, students are charged $21,680 per year

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

  1. Kennebec Valley Community College - located in Fairfield, students are charged $3,124 per year
  2. York County Community College - located in Wells, students are charged $3,180 per year
  3. Eastern Maine Community College - located in Bangor, students are charged $3,207 per year

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

The largest populations of Maine technology professional are working in the following counties:

  1. Cumberland County - 380 technology professionals
  2. Penobscot County - 40 technology professionals

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 1,030 technology professionals will be working in Maine state. This would require the number of technology professionals to grow by 6%.

Salary

On average, technology professionals earn $63,670 per year. However, this number is only an average. Technology professional in Maine had varying salaries from $25,980 to $147,670 per year in 2010. The counties in Maine with the highest average salary for technology professionals are:

  1. Penobscot County - $57,700 per year
  2. Cumberland County - $50,385 per year

The Maine counties with the lowest average salary for technology professionals are:

  1. Cumberland County - $50,385 per year
  2. Penobscot County - $57,700 per year

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

  1. Electronics Technology Instructor - $74,590 per year
  2. Instructional Designer And Technologist - $52,750 per year

On average, the lowest paid technology professionals in Maine were:

  1. Electronics Technology Instructor - $74,590 per year
  2. Instructional Designer And Technologist - $52,750 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Maine statistics regarding a career in technology. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as x ray technology or electrical engineering.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Technology in Maine
  • Bachelor's Degree in Technology in Maine
  • Master's Degree in Technology in Maine
  • Doctoral Degree in Technology in Maine
  • Certificate in Technology in Maine

Want to study at your own time and pace?

Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

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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
5,245 miles from location Southern Maine Community College South Portland ME 18.7675 60% 6,261
5,253 miles from location Central Maine Community College Auburn ME 15.4242 n/a 2,720
5,258 miles from location University of Maine at Farmington Farmington ME 30.7089 41% 2,361
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
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
5,257 miles from location York County Community College Wells ME 8.54706 n/a 1,358
5,232 miles from location Thomas College Waterville ME 49.5042 40% 997
5,247 miles from location Maine College of Art Portland ME 54.8296 25% 338
5,252 miles from location Central Maine Medical Center College of Nursing & Health Professions Lewiston ME 45.3447 87% 25
 

Curious what studying Technology 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
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other + 670 $74,590 6.3%
2
Instructional Coordinators + 370 $52,750 12.1%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are technology related jobs in Maine