College of the Atlantic

country rank  1095
world rank  3793

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University Overview

Established in 1969, College of the Atlantic is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the rural setting of the small town of Bar Harbor (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Maine. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, College of the Atlantic (COA) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 250-499 students) coeducational higher education institution. College of the Atlantic (COA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 49 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym COA
Founded 1969
Motto Life Changing, World Changing
Colours Blue and green

University Location

Address 105 Eden Street
Bar Harbor (population range: 2,500-9,999)
04609 Maine
United States
T +1 (207) 288 5015
F +1 (207) 288 4126

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
Int'l student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office College of the Atlantic
Bar Harbor 04609
+1 (207) 801 5623
800 528 0025

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 250-499
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 50-99
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Trimesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to College of the Atlantic's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
New England Commission of Higher Education


Year of first Accreditation
1976

Affiliations

  • Council of Independent Colleges (CIC)
  • National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU)

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018