Fast Facts

State Ranking

Maine had the 48th largest Latino population in the U.S.

Latino Population

K-12 Population
2%
State Population
1%

Median Age

Latino
23
White
43

Degree Attainment

Latino
33%
Total
37%

Equity Gap
in Degree Completion

Graduation Rates

Latino
48%
White
49%
Equity Gap
1%

Completions per 100 FTE

Latino
17%
White
18%
Equity Gap
1%

Completions Relative to the Population in Need

Latino
32%
White
16%
Equity Gap
-16%

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Top 5 Enrolling Institutions

ENROLLING: Top 5 Institutions (Hispanic Undergraduates) in Maine, 2011-12

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 Bowdoin College 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 1,778 221 12
2 University of Southern Maine 4yr Public 7,311 134 2
3 University of Maine 4yr Public 8,911 133 2
4 Southern Maine Community College 2yr Public 7,482 126 2
5 Bates College 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 1,769 96 5

Top 5 Associate Degree Institutions

ASSOCIATE DEGREES: Top 5 Institutions Awarding to Hispanics in Maine, 2011-12

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 Southern Maine Community College 2yr Public 757 12 2
2 University of Maine at Augusta 4yr Public 226 4 2
3 Kaplan University-Maine Campus 4yr Private For-Profit 343 4 1
4 Central Maine Community College 2yr Public 488 4 1
5 Northern Maine Community College 2yr Public 198 4 2

Top 5 Bachelor Degree Institutions

BACHELOR DEGREES: Top 5 Institutions Awarding to Hispanics in Maine, 2011-12

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 Bowdoin College 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 452 54 12
2 Bates College 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 463 22 5
3 University of Maine 4yr Public 1,858 19 1
4 University of Southern Maine 4yr Public 1,350 15 1
5 Colby College 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 472 12 3