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Landing School Of Boat Building And Design

Overview of Landing School Of Boat Building And Design

The campus of Landing School of Boat Building and Design is in Arundel, ME, which is a rural site not far from an urban area. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degrees at Landing School of Boat Building and Design include, at the school's highest level, the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in engineering, mechanics and repair, production trades.

Landing School of Boat Building and Design Selectivity

Admission at Landing School of Boat Building and Design is selective, not open to all who apply.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 81 students enrolled (80 full-time equivalent). A very high share of students at Landing School of Boat Building and Design are male.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Our mission is to provide educational programs that are a gateway to a career in the marine industry. Our goal is to equip men and women to be practical designers, builders, and systems technicians who can work professionally on today's vessels, adapt to the industry's evolving technology, and appreciate traditions of the past. Success will provide rewarding careers for our students and serve the industry's needs."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Landing School of Boat Building and Design

Landing School of Boat Building and Design
286 River Rd
Arundel , ME 04046-1490
General Phone: (207) 985-7976
http://www.landingschool.edu

Landing School of Boat Building and Design Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Production Trades26woodworking courses
Mechanics and Repair22vehicle maintenance
Engineering22materials engineering, naval and marine engineering

Number of programs and degrees for Landing School of Boat Building and Design in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years704

Landing School of Boat Building and Design Student Body

In 2007-2008, Landing School of Boat Building and Design had a total enrollment of 81 students (80 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 90%
Women 10%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
(Foreign Students) 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 23%
20-21 7%
22-24 12%
25-29 30%
30-34 11%
35-39 7%
40-49 2%
50-64 6%

Landing School of Boat Building and Design Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 87 %

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 67%

Landing School of Boat Building and Design Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Arundel, 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.

Landing School of Boat Building and Design Admissions and Selectivity

Acceptances:

GroupApplicantsAcceptedPercent
Accepted
EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled
Total343294%2166%
Men313097%1963%
Women3267%2100%

Application Requirements:

ItemRequirement
GPArecommended
Class Rankrecommended
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Recommendationsrequired
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)recommended
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Landing School of Boat Building and Design Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 16,312
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 16,312
Books and supplies $ 2,325

Financial Aid:
Landing School of Boat Building and Design participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2361300)

Landing School of Boat Building and Design Degree Programs (2007)

Engineering
Materials Engineering
Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

Mechanics And Repair
Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies, Other

Production Trades
Woodworking, Other

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What Sets Landing School of Boat Building and Design Apart:

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