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Saint Joseph’s College of Maine Data & Information Overview

Get the facts about Saint Joseph's College of Maine. Learn how it ranks, what majors it offers, how diverse it is, and much more. All you need to do to learn more about a stat is click on its tile, and you'll be taken to another page that analyzes that data more closely. Also, you can use the links below to scroll to any section of this page.

How Well Is Saint Joseph’s College of Maine Ranked?

2020 Rankings

Overall Quality

College Factual ranked Saint Joseph's Maine as #767 out of 1,727 colleges and universities in the country on its 2020 Best Colleges list. This is an improvement over the previous year, when Saint Joseph's Maine held the #903 spot on the Best Overall Colleges list.

Saint Joseph's Maine also holds the #8 spot on the Best Colleges in Maine ranking.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Saint Joseph’s Maine?

Acceptance Rate

When it comes to admittance, Saint Joseph's College of Maine is somewhat selective. Its acceptance rate is 80%, which means you'll face some strong competition during the admissions process. Do what you can to make your application stand out.

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Saint Joseph’s College of Maine Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

At Saint Joseph's Maine, the student to faculty ratio is an excellent 10 to 1. That's much better than the national average of 15 to 1. This indicates that many classes will probably be small, and students will have ample opportunites to work closely with their professors and classmates.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Saint Joseph's College of Maine is 99%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

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Retention and Graduation Rates at Saint Joseph’s College of Maine

Freshmen Retention Rate

Saint Joseph's College of Maine has a freshmen retention rate of 82%. That's a good sign that full-time students like the school and their professors enough to want to stick around for another year. It's also a sign that the admissions team did a good job in choosing applicants who were a good fit for the school.

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Graduation Rate

Students are considered to have graduated on time if they finish their studies within four years. At Saint Joseph's Maine the on-time graduation rate of first-time, full-time students is 45%. That is great when compared to the national average of 33.3%

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Below Average Overall Diversity at Saint Joseph’s Maine

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,533 undergraduates at Saint Joseph's Maine with 960 being full-time and 573 being part-time.

Saint Joseph’s Maine Diversity Score

For each college and university, College Factual calculates an overall diversity score that takes four factors into account: gender, ethnicity, age, and home location of the student. Then, the schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest.

The overall diversity score for Saint Joseph’s Maine is 24.43 out of 100. This is below average when compared to other schools in the United States.

Overall Diversity Score  24.43 out of 100
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How Much Does Saint Joseph’s College of Maine Cost?

The overall average net price of Saint Joseph's Maine is $25,367. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Saint Joseph’s Maine

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$20,302 $22,896 $24,546 $26,479 $27,435

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Saint Joseph's Maine, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Saint Joseph's Maine, approximately 91% of students took out student loans averaging $10,146 a year. That adds up to $40,584 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Saint Joseph's Maine is 2.9%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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How Much Money Do Saint Joseph’s Maine Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Saint Joseph's Maine make about $43,400 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is right on par with the average college graduate's salary of $40,800 per year. Also, graduates in your major field may make more.

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Location of Saint Joseph’s College of Maine

Located in Standish, Maine, Saint Joseph's College of Maine is a private not-for-profit institution. The rural area surrounding the school is great for students who prefer living in a country setting.

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Location of Saint Joseph's College of Maine

Contact details for Saint Joseph's Maine are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 278 Whites Bridge Rd, Standish, ME 04084-5236
Phone: 207-892-6766
Website: www.sjcme.edu
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/SaintJosephsCollegeOfMaine
Twitter: http://twitter.com/SaintJosephsME

Saint Joseph’s College of Maine Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 37 majors graduated from Saint Joseph's College of Maine. Of these students, 308 received undergraduate degrees and 257 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Nursing 72 $58,800
Allied Health Professions 25 NA
Health & Physical Education 24 $27,600
Business Administration & Management 20 $37,300
General Biology 16 NA
Health & Medical Administrative Services 15 NA
Teacher Education Grade Specific 14 NA
Theological & Ministerial Studies 10 NA
Health Sciences & Services 9 NA
Accounting 8 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Saint Joseph's College of Maine along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Saint Joseph’s Maine

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2017-2018, 1,050 students took at least one online class at Saint Joseph's College of Maine. This is a decrease from the 1,238 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 1,050 1,050
2016-2017 1,238 1,238
2015-2016 1,094 1,094
2014-2015 1,470 1,470
2013-2014 1,989 1,906

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