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History Schools In Maine

History classes faculty can choose to work at one of 10 accredited history schools in Maine. The trends in Maine's history academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in history includes history training at the following levels:


  1. Bates College

    2 Andrews Road, Lewiston, Maine 04240

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  2. Bowdoin College

    5700 College Station - President's Office, Brunswick, Maine 04011-8448

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  3. Colby College

    4000 Mayflower Hill Drive, Waterville, Maine 04901-8840

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  4. University of Maine at Farmington

    224 Main St, Farmington, Maine 04938-9978

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  5. University of Maine at Machias

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

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  6. University of Maine

    Orono, Maine 04469

    152 U.S. News National University Ranking
  7. University of Maine at Presque Isle

    181 Main St, Presque Isle, Maine 04769-2888

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  8. University of New England

    11 Hills Beach Rd, Biddeford, Maine 04005-9599

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  9. Saint Joseph's College of Maine

    278 Whites Bridge Rd, Standish, Maine 04084-5236

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  10. University of Southern Maine

    96 Falmouth St, Portland, Maine 04103

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Professional Trends

Maine Vs. National History Employment

Maine 40
National 8,350

Approximately 1% of the country's history professionals work in Maine state.

Employment Growth for History professionals In Maine

No data 30 No data 40 40
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

History VS. All Professions salaries in Maine

No data $43,880 No data $44,530 $44,100
$40,902 $42,204 $44,287 $45,290 $46,296
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: History
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

Salary percentiles for History professionals in Maine

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In Maine state, within the field of history, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid history professionals earn 104% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for History professionals and related professions in Maine

Liberal Arts
Political Science

History professionals in Maine earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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


In 2006 there were 204 history graduates from history courses in Maine and in 2010 there were 191 graduates.

There was a decrease in the number of history school degree or certificate graduates in Maine by 6%. A majority of these graduates, or 83%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in history.

History Faculty Salaries in Maine

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