Community colleges produce Maine’s workforce

June 7, 2016

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Maine’s Community Colleges enroll 17,500 students who are interested in a better life.

Ninety-three percent  are Maine residents and 92% of its gradates work in Maine.  Fewer than half enroll right out of high school.  A third have some college. 59% enroll part time.

They become Maine’s workforce taking jobs in medicine, service and the trades. Read more»