University of Maine, Maine Business School, The

Key majors offered
Business Administration
Housing Location Type Offers Scholarships Student Population Offers CLA
Available for Graduate Rural Yes 11897 (Total) Yes
Degrees Offered Public/Private Institution Type Student Body Student Population
Master Public Master: Colleges and Universities Co-educational 550 (International)

Yearly Costs / ELS Level

Living Expenses
Degree Tuition Fees Housing ** Meals OtherExpenses I 20/Visa* (Total Required Funds) ELS
Master $$$ $ $ $$$$ 112
 I-20/Visa costs include Tuition, Housing, Meals and all other fees in USD
Housing cost may include meals and other expenses to equal Living Expenses


The Maine Business School (MBS) is an AACSB accredited institution at The University of Maine; a Tier 1, Division 1, research based institution offering 100 Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees and Doctoral degrees combined. UMaine has an 11,000 student body and is located in Orono, Maine. UMaine is ranked among the nation's top 100 public universities in US News & World Report, recognized as the top 376 colleges in the U.S., rated among Eduniversal's top Master's degrees worldwide and have received national and international recognitions. The campus is safe, affordable and Maine consistently rates among the highest for its quality of life, safety and natural beauty. UMaine and the MBS offer scholarships, fellowships and Graduate Assistantships to well qualified students. Superlative faculty who are experts in their field teach at UMaine with a faculty to student ratio of 26:1. Over 500 international students representing 67 countries study at UMaine. The MBA is a 30 credit program offered both online and on campus (in a blended format). The "essential" MBA has seven required courses and three electives. The accounting MBA (on-campus only) is a 30 credit MBA for students with an extensive accounting background. These students take an MBA core of six required courses and four accounting electives.


Graduate Housing - Stoddar Hall: Single and Double Rooms with shared kitchen facilities

Student life

The Maine Business School is a state-of-the art facility with nationally and internationally recognized faculty, dedicated to academic excellence, applied knowledge, research, scholarly activities and career planning. The city of Orono is a safe and welcoming community. The large Bangor Shopping Mall is just 10 minutes away; the Bangor International Airport just 20 minutes from UMaine, Portland 2 hours, Boston 4 hours and NYC 8.5 hours from the campus. A progressive transit system throughout Maine is convenient and cost effective for students. Maine is a 4-season state with mild summers, spectacular fall, beautiful spring and winter that is conducive to sports enthusiastics who enjoy winter sports. Over 200 clubs and organizations provide students with numerous opportunities, along with a dedicated Career Center.