Central Maine Community College

Central Maine Community College

Central Maine Community College, also known as CMCC, was established in 1963. The college was known as Androscoggin State Vocational Institute and changed to its present name in the year 2003. It is a two-year public college and located in Auburn, Maine. The campus is spread across an area of more than 130 acres. CMCC is one among the seven colleges of the Maine Community College System. The college has over 24 programs of study and more than 10 areas of specialization. Online courses are also provided.

CMCC's athletics department sponsors a number of sports teams. The college teams participate in a wide variety of sports including basketball, softball, baseball, and soccer among others. Their athletic teams are nicknamed as the Mustangs.

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Central Maine Community College
1250 Turner Street
Auburn , ME 04210-6498
General Phone: (207) 755-5100

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Central Maine Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Business and Management62business management, accounting technology
Mechanics and Repair42communications install and repair, computer repair, automobile mechanics
Medical Support and Technology39medical coding, medical assistant, radiation therapist, medical lab tech
Nursing and Emergency Medicine33registered nursing, licensed practical nurse
Liberal Arts28liberal arts and humanities
Family and Social Work28child development, human services
Engineering Technician27architectural engineering tech, electromechanical tech, occupational safety tech, mechanical engineering tech, construction engineering tech
Cooking and Culinary Arts11chef training
Production Trades10machinist
Medical Administration9medical transcription
Media7printing equipment operation
Education and Teaching3teacher aide
Office and Administration3administrative assistant
Construction Trades2construction trades

Number of programs and degrees for Central Maine Community College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years4314
Associate's degree26122

Central Maine Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Central Maine Community College had a total enrollment of 2,321 students (1,421 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 68%
Black 2%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 1%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 28%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 7%
18-19 30%
20-21 16%
22-24 11%
25-29 10%
30-34 6%
35-39 7%
40-49 10%
50-64 3%
65+ 0%

Central Maine Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 62 %
Part-Time 46 %

Central Maine Community College Room and Board (2007)

Central Maine Community College offers campus housing for 250 of its 1,421 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Auburn, Maine for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Maine Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Central Maine Community College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 3,438
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 5,898
Room and board $ 8,325
Room charge $ 4,520
Board (meal plan) charge $ 3,610
Books and supplies $ 1,100
Other expenses $ 1,400

Financial Aid:
Central Maine Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 527600)

Central Maine Community College Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankacademic year36$57,34319$52,983
All faculty totalacademic year36$57,34319$52,983

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Central Maine Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General

Construction Trades
Construction Trades, Other

Cooking And Culinary Arts
Culinary Arts/Chef Training

Education And Teaching
Teacher Assistant/Aide

Engineering Technician
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Tech
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Child Development
Human Services, General

Liberal Arts
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Communications Systems Installation and Repair Technology
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician

Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production

Medical Administration
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist

Medical Support And Technology
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Production Trades
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist

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Central Maine Community College Highlights

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What Sets Central Maine Community College Apart:

Dorm rooms per full-time student
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 8%Central Maine Community College Dorm rooms per full-time student
% of degrees in engineering technician
(vs. all colleges)
Top 14%Central Maine Community College % of degrees in engineering technician
% of degrees in mechanics and repair
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 16%Central Maine Community College % of degrees in mechanics and repair
Male % of student body
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Top 18%Central Maine Community College Male % of student body
% of degrees in production trades
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Top 18%Central Maine Community College % of degrees in production trades
% of degrees in business and management
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 18%Central Maine Community College % of degrees in business and management

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checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
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checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
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