Graduate Admissions

Graduate Admissions - Disclosures for Gainful Employment Programs

The following information is provided to maintain compliance with the US Department of Education Gainful Employment Programs Disclosure regulations.  Information will be regularly updated as new data becomes available.  For any questions regarding the information on this site, please contact Mary Sloan, Director of Graduate Admissions and Assistant Dean of Graduate Studies, at 207.780.4812 or msloan@usm.maine.edu.


Post Master's Certificate of Advanced Study in Counseling

Program Level - Post baccalaureate certificate
Program Length - 48 months

 

COST

Q. How much will this program cost me?*

A. See below:

  • Tuition and fees: $12,000
  • Books and supplies: $1,440
  • On-campus room & board: $10,908

Q. What other costs are there for this program?

A. None.

For further program cost information click here.

*The amounts shown above include costs for the entire program, assuming normal time to completion. Note that this information is subject to change.

 

FINANCING

Q. What financing options are available to help me pay for this program?

A. Financing for this program may be available through grants, scholarships, loans (federal and private) and institutional financing plans. The median amount of debt for program graduates is shown below:

  • Federal loans: *
  • Private education loans: *
  • Institutional financing plan: *

* Less than 10 graduates received loans. Median amounts are withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the loan recipients.

 

SUCCESS

Q. How long will it take me to complete this program?

A. The program is designed to take 48 months to complete. Of those that completed the program in 2013-2014, *% finished in 48 months.

*Less than 10 students completed this program in 2013-14. The number who finished within the normal time has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.

Q. What are my chances of getting a job when I graduate?

A. The job placement rate for students who completed this program in 2013-2014 is *%.

* This institution is not currently required to calculate a job placement rate for program completers.

Tracked by department contact with alumni.  All students admitted to this program were already counselors.  This CAS allowed them to enrich the counselor's educational foundation and to give focus to advanced knowledge and skills that will shape future professional practice.

Jobs related to this program:

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Post Master's Certificate of Advanced Study in Adult Learning

Program Level - Post baccalaureate certificate
Program Length - 48 months

 

COST

Q. How much will this program cost me?*

A. See below:

  • Tuition and fees: $12,000
  • Books and supplies: $1,440
  • On-campus room & board: $10,908

Q. What other costs are there for this program?

A. None.

For further program cost information click here.

*The amounts shown above include costs for the entire program, assuming normal time to completion. Note that this information is subject to change.

 

FINANCING

Q. What financing options are available to help me pay for this program?

A. Financing for this program may be available through grants, scholarships, loans (federal and private) and institutional financing plans. The median amount of debt for program graduates is shown below:

  • Federal loans: *
  • Private education loans: *
  • Institutional financing plan: *

* Less than 10 graduates received loans. Median amounts are withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the loan recipients.

 

SUCCESS

Q. How long will it take me to complete this program?

A. The program is designed to take 48 months to complete. Of those that completed the program in 2013-2014, *% finished in 48 months.

*Less than 10 students completed this program in 2013-14. The number who finished within the normal time has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.

Q. What are my chances of getting a job when I graduate?

A. The job placement rate for students who completed this program in 2013-2014 is *%.

* This institution is not currently required to calculate a job placement rate for program completers.

Designed for the experienced educator-teacher, counselor, administrator, program planner, or policy maker-who works with adults in any educational setting, or seeks to explore the use of adult learning strategies as an alternative educational approach for working with younger learners.  Most students in this program were employed in the field when they started the program.

Jobs related to this program:

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Post Master's Certificate of Advanced Study in Educational Leadership

Program Level - Post baccalaureate certificate
Program Length - 48 months

 

COST

Q. How much will this program cost me?*

A. See below:

  • Tuition and fees: $14,000
  • Books and supplies: $1,440
  • On-campus room & board: $10,908

Q. What other costs are there for this program?

A. None.

For further program cost information click here.

*The amounts shown above include costs for the entire program, assuming normal time to completion. Note that this information is subject to change.

 

FINANCING

Q. What financing options are available to help me pay for this program?

A. Financing for this program may be available through grants, scholarships, loans (federal and private) and institutional financing plans. The median amount of debt for program graduates is shown below:

  • Federal loans: *
  • Private education loans: *
  • Institutional financing plan: *

*  The median loan debt for students in this program is zero.

 

SUCCESS

Q. How long will it take me to complete this program?

A. The program is designed to take 48 months to complete. Of those that completed the program in 2013-2014, 84% finished in 48 months.

Q. What are my chances of getting a job when I graduate?

A. The job placement rate for students who completed this program in 2013-2014 is *%.

* This institution is not currently required to calculate a job placement rate for program completers.

Designed for practicing educators including teachers, principals, curriculum directors, and superintendents who are interested in pursuing advanced academic work in educational reform and leadership. Students in this program are already employed in education.

Jobs related to this program:

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Certificate of Advanced Study in English as a Second Language

Program Level - Post baccalaureate certificate
Program Length - 48 months

 

COST

Q. How much will this program cost me?*

A. See below:

  • Tuition and fees: $12,000
  • Books and supplies: $1,440
  • On-campus room & board: $10,908

Q. What other costs are there for this program?

A. None.

For further program cost information click here.

*The amounts shown above include costs for the entire program, assuming normal time to completion. Note that this information is subject to change.

 

FINANCING

Q. What financing options are available to help me pay for this program?

A. Financing for this program may be available through grants, scholarships, loans (federal and private) and institutional financing plans. The median amount of debt for program graduates is shown below:

  • Federal loans: *
  • Private education loans: *
  • Institutional financing plan: *

* Less than 10 graduates received loans. Median amounts are withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the loan recipients.

 

SUCCESS

Q. How long will it take me to complete this program?

A. The program is designed to take 48 months to complete. Of those that completed the program in 2013-2014, *% finished in 48 months.

*Less than 10 students completed this program in 2012-13. The number who finished within the normal time has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.

Q. What are my chances of getting a job when I graduate?

A. The job placement rate for students who completed this program in 2013-2014 is *%.

* This institution is not currently required to calculate a job placement rate for program completers.

Designed to meet the needs of classroom teachers, administrators, and other educators who want to pursue advanced graduate study in ESL and related areas and/or earn Maine endorsement as an ESL teacher, K-12.  Students who are in this program are almost all already employed in the field of teaching when they begin the program.

Jobs related to this program:

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Post Master's Certificate of Advanced Study in Literacy Education

Program Level - Post baccalaureate certificate
Program Length - 48 months

 

COST

Q. How much will this program cost me?*

A. See below:

  • Tuition and fees: $12,000
  • Books and supplies: $1,440
  • On-campus room & board: $10,908

Q. What other costs are there for this program?

A. None.

For further program cost information click here.

*The amounts shown above include costs for the entire program, assuming normal time to completion. Note that this information is subject to change.

 

FINANCING

Q. What financing options are available to help me pay for this program?

A. Financing for this program may be available through grants, scholarships, loans (federal and private) and institutional financing plans. The median amount of debt for program graduates is shown below:

  • Federal loans: *
  • Private education loans: *
  • Institutional financing plan: *

* Less than 10 graduates received loans. Median amounts are withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the loan recipients.

 

SUCCESS

Q. How long will it take me to complete this program?

A. The program is designed to take 48 months to complete. Of those that completed the program in 2013-2014, *% finished in 48 months.

*Less than 10 students completed this program in 2012-13. The number who finished within the normal time has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.

Q. What are my chances of getting a job when I graduate?

A. The job placement rate for students who completed this program in 2013-2014 is *%.

* This institution is not currently required to calculate a job placement rate for program completers.

Jobs related to this program:

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Post Master's Certificate of Advanced Study in Nursing

Program Level - Post baccalaureate certificate
Program Length - 48 months

 

COST

Q. How much will this program cost me?*

A. See below:

  • Tuition and fees: $15,000
  • Books and supplies: $1,540
  • On-campus room & board: $10,908

Q. What other costs are there for this program?

A. None.

For further program cost information click here.

*The amounts shown above include costs for the entire program, assuming normal time to completion. Note that this information is subject to change.

 

FINANCING

Q. What financing options are available to help me pay for this program?

A. Financing for this program may be available through grants, scholarships, loans (federal and private) and institutional financing plans. The median amount of debt for program graduates is shown below:

  • Federal loans: *
  • Private education loans: *
  • Institutional financing plan: *

* Less than 10 graduates received loans. Median amounts are withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the loan recipients.

 

SUCCESS

Q. How long will it take me to complete this program?

A. The program is designed to take 48 months to complete. Of those that completed the program in 2013-2014, *% finished in 48 months.

*Less than 10 students completed this program in 2012-13. The number who finished within the normal time has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.

Q. What are my chances of getting a job when I graduate?

A. The job placement rate for students who completed this program in 2013-2014 is *%.

* This institution is not currently required to calculate a job placement rate for program completers.

Designed to meet the educational needs of the masters-prepared registered nurse interested in obtaining preparation as an advanced practice nurse (APN) whose master's degree was not in an advanced practice specialty. Students in this program are already masters –prepared nurses when they begin.

Jobs related to this program:

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