Teaching Schools In Maine

In Maine, there are 19 accredited schools where teaching classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of teaching and teaching training in Maine, which includes teaching training at the following levels:

  • Teaching Certificate
  • Associates degree in Teaching
  • Bachelors degree in Teaching
  • Masters degree in Teaching
  • PhD degree in Teaching


Schools

  1. Kaplan University-Maine Campus

    265 Western Ave, S Portland, Maine 04106-2415

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  2. Beal College

    99 Farm Road, Bangor, Maine 04401

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  3. Central Maine Community College

    1250 Turner Street, Auburn, Maine 04210-6498

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  4. Eastern Maine Community College

    354 Hogan Rd, Bangor, Maine 04401

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  5. Husson University

    1 College Circle, Bangor, Maine 04401-2999

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  6. Kennebec Valley Community College

    92 Western Ave, Fairfield, Maine 04937-1367

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  7. University of Maine at Farmington

    224 Main St, Farmington, Maine 04938-9978

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  8. University of Maine at Fort Kent

    23 University Drive, Fort Kent, Maine 04743-1292

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  9. University of Maine at Machias

    116 O'Brien Ave, Machias, Maine 04654-1397

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  10. University of Maine

    Orono, Maine 04469

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  11. University of Maine at Presque Isle

    181 Main St, Presque Isle, Maine 04769-2888

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  12. University of New England

    11 Hills Beach Rd, Biddeford, Maine 04005-9599

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  13. Maine College of Art

    522 Congress St., Portland, Maine 04101-3494

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  14. Saint Joseph's College of Maine

    278 Whites Bridge Rd, Standish, Maine 04084-5236

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  15. Spa Tech Institute

    1041 Brighton Ave, Portland, Maine 04102

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  16. Southern Maine Community College

    2 Fort Road, South Portland, Maine 04106-1698

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  17. University of Southern Maine

    96 Falmouth St, Portland, Maine 04103

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  18. Thomas College

    180 W River Rd, Waterville, Maine 04901-5097

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  19. Washington County Community College

    One College Drive, Calais, Maine 04619

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Maine Vs. National Teaching Employment

Maine 11,350
National 4,078,490

Of all of the teaching professionals in the country, nearly 0% are in the state of Maine.

Employment Growth for Teaching professionals In Maine

17,960 18,490 19,210 18,800 10,050
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Teaching is a shrinking field in Maine. 7,910 less teaching professionals were working in Maine in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of teaching has shrunk by 44% in Maine. This decline is faster than the change in the number of teaching professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of teaching professionals has shrunk by 6% from 2006 to 2010.

Teaching VS. All Professions salaries in Maine

$48,156 $51,403 $54,878 $56,915 $61,262
$40,902 $42,204 $44,287 $45,290 $46,296
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Maine, as the number of teaching professionals is declining, the salaries earned by teaching professionals are increasing. In 2006 teaching professionals made a mean salary of $48,156 per year, and in 2010 they made $61,262 per year.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Maine

10th percentile
$34,821
25th percentile
$44,219
50th percentile
$58,244
75th percentile
$74,330
90th percentile
$91,956

Thus, there was a 21% growth in teaching professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Maine state, within the field of teaching, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid teaching professionals earn 164% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Maine

Early Childhood Education
$44,310
Educational Leadership
$62,450
Elementary Education
$51,918
Special Education
$45,720
Teaching
$59,608

In Maine, teaching professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Teaching programs available for each degree type for all schools in Maine

associate
7
bachelor
30
master
14
doctor
2
Certificate
17
Total70

The number of students graduating from the 19 accredited teaching schools in Maine is increasing. In 2006 there were 952 teaching graduates from teaching courses in Maine and in 2010 there were 1,003 graduates.

This represents a 5% increase in the number of teaching degree or certificate school graduates in Maine state. 43% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in teaching.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Maine

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