There are schools offering math courses in Maine!
Schools Offering Math Programs in Maine
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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:
- 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 math schools in Maine that charged the lowest tuition rates were:
- University of Maine at Presque Isle - located in Presque Isle, students are charged $7,090 per year
- University of Southern Maine - located in Portland, students are charged $8,538 per year
- 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:
- Cumberland County - 350 math professionals
- 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:
- Penobscot County - $71,340 per year
- Cumberland County - $70,447 per year
The following counties in Maine have the lowest average salaries for math professional:
- Cumberland County - $70,447 per year
- Penobscot County - $71,340 per year
On average, the highest paid math professionals in Maine were:
- Mathematics Professor - $69,150 per year
- Actuary - $66,120 per year
- Statistician - $58,600 per year
The math professionals with lowest average salaries in Maine were:
- Actuary - $66,120 per year
- Statistician - $58,600 per year
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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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Rank | Profession | Employment Number | Avg Salary | Job Growth (past 5 yrs) |
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1 |
Actuaries | 230 | $66,120 | |
2 |
Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary | 180 | $69,150 | -10.0% |
3 |
Statisticians | 60 | $58,600 | 0.0% |
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