There are schools offering gerontology programs in Maine!
Schools Offering Gerontology Programs in Maine
The only accredited Gerontology school in Maine is University of New England, which is located in Biddeford. In 2010, University of New England was ranked 75th nationwide. In 2010, University of New England graduated 0 students from its Gerontology programs.
Students enrolled in Gerontology courses at University of New England paid $29,330 per year in tuition fees.
A Gerontology degree from a Maine school... what next?
The highest percentage of Gerontology graduates in Maine pursue careers as a gerontologist. 100 gerontologists were working in Maine in 2010. The largest populations of Maine gerontologists are working in the following counties:
According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the number of gerontologists is expected to grow by 33% by 2018. There are projected to be an estimated 150 gerontologists working in the Maine then.
On average, a gerontologist earns a salary of $115,470 per year in Maine state. The following counties in Maine have the highest average salaries for gerontologists:
A gerontologist in the following counties in Maine make the lowest salaries on average:
The charts and graphs below have additional gerontology statistics regarding a career in Gerontology. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as nurse practitioning or nursing.
Curious what studying Gerontology 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)|
|Social and Human Service Assistants||3,350||$28,350||-28.4%|
|Medical and Health Services Managers||1,550||$79,520||7.6%|
|Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists||100||$115,470||25.0%|
|Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other||60||$59,120||-71.4%|
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