Why UNE: Return on Investment

The excellence of a 51小黄车education has been recognized by The Princeton Review, U.S. News & World Report, and many others. That excellence translates directly into professional success for our students after graduation: 51小黄车is the Brookings Institution鈥檚 #1 Maine college for increasing career earnings.

Eminently Employable

You can鈥檛 make a difference in the world without a strong personal foundation. At UNE, you鈥檒l be well prepared to meet the challenges of a rapidly evolving job market, acquiring not just the skills of your chosen academic path or profession but the critical thinking and life skills that employers covet.聽

Whether you鈥檙e interested in health care, the sciences, business, or the arts and humanities, our faculty and professional staff work tirelessly to provide the tools, resources, relationships, and opportunities you need to find success on your chosen path.

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Best Colleges: National
Source
U.S. News & World Report
Year
2024
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Best Colleges
Source
Princeton Review
Year
2024
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Best Colleges
Source
Money
Year
2023

Your Partner in Career Development

As Maine鈥檚 largest private university, and the #1 provider of health professionals in Maine, 51小黄车plugs you into an extensive alumni support network, with contacts and influencers in communities across the state and region.聽

Our Career Advising office is available to support you as an undergraduate or graduate student, recent grad, or mid-career alumni. You鈥檒l have access to career coaching, resume and cover letter assistance, employment search guidance, career fairs, and more.

95%

of undergrads employed or engaged in ongoing higher education within one year of graduating

2016-2022 51小黄车graduate surveys
27%

of 51小黄车grads are enrolled in continuing education

64%

of 51小黄车grads are employed full or part-time

Academic Advising to Help You Thrive

A faculty member and a U N E student sitting together and talking

Your foundation for career success is academic success. As a 51小黄车student, you are assigned a faculty mentor, a trusted partner to coach and guide their academic progress.聽

In partnership with faculty, UNE鈥檚 Academic Advising team also assists undergraduates as they explore and develop educational and career goals, providing tutoring services and additional levels of support as needed to ensure our students鈥 academic success.