University of Maine Fort Kent

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

23 University Drive

Fort Kent, ME 04743

(207) 834-7600

(888) 879-8635

Fax: (207) 834-7609



Contact: Jill Cairns

Director of Admissions
Main Address

23 University Drive

Fort Kent, ME 04743

(207) 834-7500

www.umfk.maine.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,102

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 119

Degree-seeking undergrads: 784

Setting

Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $40

Online application fee: $40
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 76%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 63%


College Majors

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business – General A,B
Business Administration/Management A,B
E-Commerce B
Management Information Systems A,B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science A
Computer/Information Sciences – General B
Information Technology B

Education

Business Teacher Education B
Education – General B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Science Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels B

English Language & Literature

American Literature B
English Language & Literature – General B
English Literature (British) B

Foreign Language & Literature

Comparative Literature B
Foreign Language & Literature – General B
French B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Nursing (RN) B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A,B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Mathematics/Computer Science B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B
Forestry – General A
Natural Resources Management/Policy B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A
Social Work A,B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A
Law Enforcement Administration A
Public Safety Administration B

Social Sciences

Social Sciences – General B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

University of Maine at Fort Kent Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (207) 834-7500
Website: www.umfk.maine.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Public
Apply Online: www.umfk.maine.edu/admissions/apply/
Address: 23 University Drive, Fort Kent, ME 04743-1292
Setting: Rural: Remote
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,791
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 27%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 14 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,077 (60% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $8,115
Out-of-state Tuition: $12,315
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 95%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $6,211

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

University of Maine at Fort Kent Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at University of Maine at Fort Kent.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 22
Education 2
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 21
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 11
Natural Resources and Conservation 11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 11
Social Sciences 11
Grand total 1014

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at University of Maine at Fort Kent and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $8,115
Out-of-state $12,315
Books and supplies $1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 122 95%
Grant or scholarship aid 103 80% $6,211
Student loan aid 68 53% $6,284

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 656 37% $5,467
Federal student loans 559 32% $6,583

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for University of Maine at Fort Kent. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled University of Maine at Fort Kent students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 522 194 328
Percent admitted 100% 94% 96%
Percent admitted who enrolled 30% 37% 26%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

University of Maine at Fort Kent Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 1,791
Undergraduate enrollment 1,791
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

University of Maine at Fort Kent Accreditation

This institution is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels

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