The Maine Community College System is Maine's comprehensive two-year college system offering nearly 300 career and transfer programs and customized training for business and industry. The seven Community Colleges are located in Auburn (CMCC), Bangor (EMCC), Fairfield/Hinckley (KVCC), Presque Isle (NMCC), South Portland/Brunswick (SMCC), Calais (WCCC), and Wells (YCCC). Off-campus centers are located in Damariscotta, Dover-Foxcroft, East Millinocket, Ellsworth, Houlton, and South Paris.
Facts at a Glance
- Maine's seven community colleges enroll over 18,000 students.
- Since the colleges made the transition from technical to community colleges in 2003, enrollment has grown 80%. In the past five years, enrollment has grown 23%.
- 91% of MCCS graduates land jobs or continue their education.
- 92% of employed graduates are working in Maine.