Maine College of Art

country rank  1222
world rank  4160

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University Overview

Established in 1882, Maine College of Art is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Portland (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Maine. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Maine College of Art (MECA) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Maine College of Art (MECA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 137 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 90-100% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym MECA
Founded 1882
Motto Educate artists for life
Colours Orange

University Location

Address 522 Congress Street
Portland (population range: 50,000-249,999)
04101-3494 Maine
United States
T +1 (207) 775 3052
F +1 (207) 772 5069

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
International
students
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 90-100%
Admission Office 97 Spring Street
Portland 04101
+1 (207) 775 3052
800.699.1509

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 500-999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Maine College of Art's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges


Year of first Accreditation

1978


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design (AICAD)

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019