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Northern Maine Community College Admissions

If you want to apply to Northern Maine Community College, the fee for the application is $20.

Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may qualify for for fee waiver for their application.

Northern Maine Community College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Northern Maine Community College 2021 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are considered
Waitlist No

Considering Applying Early to Northern Maine Community College?

Northern Maine Community College does not offer early decision or early action.

Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.

See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

How Hard Is It To Get Admitted to Northern Maine Community College?

It is slightly difficult to get into Northern Maine Community College.

In 2021, Northern Maine Community College accepted 55% of all applicants, around 343 of the 627 students who applied.

Schools that are slightly difficult to get into, like Northern Maine Community College, accept up to 95% of applicants. Most admitted students scored at most a 1010 on the SAT and a 19 on the ACT. Admissions to nursing programs is program moderately difficult.

Transfer student admissions is slightly difficult.

What Does Northern Maine Community College Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are are most important in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that put the most emphasis the admissions factors where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Northern Maine Community College

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Considered
Alumni/ae Relations Not Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Important
Geographical Residence Not Considered
Class Rank Considered
Work Experience Considered
Extracurricular Activities Not Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest Considered
Application Essay Considered
First Generation Not Considered
Interview Considered
Racial/Ethnic Status Not Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Religious Affiliation/Commitment Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record Considered
State Residency Not Considered
Talent/Ability Important
Standardized Test Scores Considered
Volunteer Work Not Considered

Northern Maine Community College 2021-2022 Application Requirements

To apply, all applicants to Northern Maine Community College must submit the following items. Double check with Northern Maine Community College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2
Interview
Letter(s) of Recommendation
Transcript of High School Record

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Northern Maine Community College?

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

Northern Maine Community College does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

Northern Maine Community College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

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Transferring to Northern Maine Community College

For transfer students, it is slightly difficult to get admitted to Northern Maine Community College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Northern Maine Community College during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term

Northern Maine Community College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Northern Maine Community College?

Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Northern Maine Community College.

Does Northern Maine Community College accept transfer credits?

Northern Maine Community College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Northern Maine Community College accepts:

  • CLEP subject tests
  • DSST/DANTES
  • ACE recommendations for credit

Do I have to submit test scores to Northern Maine Community College?

Northern Maine Community College is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.

What is Northern Maine Community College's acceptance rate?

Northern Maine Community College's acceptance rate is 55%.

Want To Learn More About Northern Maine Community College?

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.

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Admission Difficulty

Less Selective

55%

How hard is it to get into Northern Maine Community College? Northern Maine Community College is a less selective institution. The Northern Maine Community College acceptance rate is 55%. This means that the institution accepts 54 out of every 100 applicants.

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Northern Maine Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Northern Maine Community College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Northern Maine Community College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Northern Maine Community College ACT Scores

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Northern Maine Community College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

829

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

55%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$3,801

Out-of-State

$6,681

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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