If you enjoy the Northeast weather and culture, then you may be interested in pursuing graduate schools in Maine. Maine is home to several public universities, private colleges and community colleges.
Maine has a population of 1,330,089 as of a 2014 estimate, which is a 0.1% change from that of 2010. 27.9% of Maine residents have a Bachelor’s degree or higher, and the annual median household income is $48,453. Some of the largest cities in Maine include Portland, Lewiston, Bangor, South Portland, Auburn, Biddeford and Augusta.i
Maine is known for its scenic seacoast, beaches, lakes, mountains, and resorts, which also makes it a popular place to vacation. There are more than 2,500 lakes and 5,000 streams, plus more than 30 state parks to attract hunters, fishermen, skiers, and campers. The state is a popular destination for sport hunting (particularly deer, moose and bear), sport fishing, snowmobiling, skiing, boating, camping and hiking, among other activities. Some major tourist attractions and points of interest include Bar Harbor, Arcadia National Park, Casco Bay, Old Port, the Portland Museum of Art, the Portland Observatory and more.ii
Browse the graduate programs in Maine below to find one that suits your needs.