Maine College of Art

522 Congress St.
Portland, ME 4101
(207) 775-3052
http://www.meca.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Private not-for-profit
  • Total student population: 325
  • Undergraduate population: 304
  • Student to faculty ratio: 10 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $40,080
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $38,965
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $39,480
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $38,365

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 100%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $10,807
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 30%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $2,952
  • Students receiving federal aid: 30%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $4,667
  • Students receiving state aid: 16%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 100%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 381
  • Percent admitted: 80%
  • Percent admitted (men): 84%
  • Percent admitted (women): 78%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 480, 600
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 450, 580
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 460, 580

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 369
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 35%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 65%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 46%
  • Graduation rate (men): 36%
  • Graduation rate (women): 49%

Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Bachelors
  • Masters