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College of the Atlantic

Bar Harbor, ME
University Website: www.coa.edu
Apply Online: www.coa.edu/apply.htm
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College of the Atlantic, founded in 1969, is a private, alternative liberal-arts college located in Bar Harbor on Mount Desert Island, Maine, United States. It awards bachelor's and masters (M.Phil.) degrees solely in the field of human ecology, though with a variety of emphases. The college is small, with approximately 364 students and a full-time faculty of 27, and 15 part-time faculty. Its curriculum includes student-directed projects, community involvement, and interdisciplinary learning.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $35,532.00 avg tuition

105 Eden Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
(207) 288-5015

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Financial Aid:

Areas of Study:

  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
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College of the Atlantic

Applied 367
Admitted 235 64%
Enrolled total 76
Full Time: 76
Part Time 0
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 87%
4-year graduation rate 48%
6-year graduation rate 61%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Recommended
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL Recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

College of the Atlantic

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $35,532.00 $35,532.00 $35,532.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $531.00 $531.00 $531.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $1,184.00 $1,184.00 $1,184.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $23,688.00 $23,688.00 $23,688.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $531.00 $531.00 $531.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $790.00 $790.00 $790.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
(with family)
Room and Board $8,820.00 $0.00 $0.00
Other Expenses $1,090.00 $0.00 $0.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $50.00
Graduate Application Fee $50.00
Books and Supplies $600.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 89%
Percent receiving grant aid 86%
Avg amount of grant aid $28,352.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 68%
Avg amount of student loan aid $5,650.00

College of the Atlantic

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X X

Scholarships for Students in Maine

Name Amount Deadline
MassGrant Varies May 01, 2017

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