EMCC Description

An institution specializing in preparing students for technical fields in the workforce, Eastern Maine Community College (EMCC) is a small school with several training programs.

Students can earn an associate’s degree, certificate, or diploma in fields such as: Civil Engineering Technology, Computer Aided Drafting and Design (CADD), Computer Repair Technology and Electrical and Automation Technology.

If students want to continue their education and pursue a bachelor’s degree, they have the option of transferring their credits to a number of four-year institutions in the state.

There are multiple campus locations and flexible schedules available to accommodate students who have other life and work commitments. Academic support services are also provided to those who seek disability assistance or one-on-one tutoring for their coursework.

College life at EMCC comprises the on-campus housing experience, recreational activities, specialty organizations, and more. The fitness facilities onsite give students a break from their academics and studies in order to exercise and focus on health and wellness.

The policy for admissions requires that applicants possess a high school diploma or GED and have taken Algebra I as a pre-requisite for all programs.

EMCC encourages applicants to complete a financial aid application (FAFSA) at the same time they apply for enrollment. Significant tuition discounts are extended to state residents.

Quick Facts about Eastern Maine Community College

Region

Northeast

Setting

Large Town Setting

Type

Public

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)

Mascot

Golden Eagle

Website

www.emcc.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Parking Permit Required

Yes

Selectivity

Highly Selective

In-State Tuition

$3,267

Out-of-State Tuition

$5,847

Retention Rate

59%

Enrollment

2,030

Year Established

1966

EMCC Students

Total Students
2,030

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
83%
Part-Time
17%

Gender of Students

Women
49%
Men
51%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
1%
African American
1%
Caucasian
91%
American Indian or Alaska native
2%
Asian
1%
Unknown and Other
5%

International Students

International
0%
Domestic
100%

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