Maine Open Admissions Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2020

Open admissions means that any prospective student who has completed high school or attained a GED certificate may enroll in classes. A qualifying GPA or standardized test scores (SAT or ACT) scores are not necessary for to attend these schools with open admissions policies.

How much does it cost to attend open admissions college in Maine?   The average annual in-state college tuition in Maine was $17,978 for the 2018-2019 academic year. This is a change of $1,374 from the 2015-2016 average of $16,604 and represents a 8.28% annual increase. The list of Maine open admissions colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 8 open admissions colleges and universities in Maine, the most popular being Southern Maine Community College with 2,250 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $2,820. Purdue Global Maine Campus is the most expensive open admissions school in Maine with an in-state tuition of $13,356.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Maine colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in Maine or cheap Maine colleges guide.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2018-2019 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Explore Maine Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Central Maine Community College
Auburn, 1,158 Students
$2,820 - -
Kennebec Valley Community College
Fairfield, 573 Students
$2,820 - -
Purdue Global Maine Campus
S Portland, 105 Students
$13,356 - -
Southern Maine Community College
South Portland, 2,250 Students
$2,820 - -
University of Maine at Augusta
Augusta, 1,406 Students
$6,990 - -
University of Maine at Presque Isle
Presque Isle, 672 Students
$6,990 - -
Washington County Community College
Calais, 213 Students
$2,820 - -
York County Community College
Wells, 421 Students
$2,820 - -