University of Maine--Presque Isle

The University of Maine at Presque Isle is an institution of opportunity where every student has the ability to thrive and succeed. UMPI specializes in personalized, hands-on learning and providing access to real-world career experience. A low student-to-teacher ratio and class sizes of 30 students or less, even in introductory-level courses, ensures lots of one-on-one interaction for each student. An invested, highly-motivated team of faculty and staff adds to the family-like atmosphere on campus and the feeling that youre a part of the community, even when youre an online student taking classes from thousands of miles away.While high tuition rates have put many colleges and universities out of reach for an increasing number of people, UMPI remains committed to providing a high-quality education at an affordable cost. UMPI currently offers one of the most competitively-priced college education opportunities in the Northeast, and just recently lowered its out-of-state tuition rates by 40 percent.Located in the heart of northern Maine, the University of Maine at Presque Isle was established in 1903 as a state teachers school. The University now offers a wide range of liberal arts and professional programs, as well as several programs that are offered completely online. UMPI is one of the seven universities within the University of Maine System.

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Public, Coed 1903 N/A Semester $1.2 million + 181 Main Street, Presque Isle, ME 04769 (207) 768-9400
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30 100.0 Maine Presque Isle 285