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Business & Commerce Schools in Maine

71 students earned General Business degrees in Maine in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Business & Commerce is the 6th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Business & Commerce Majors in Maine

General Business majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 70
Associate’s Degree 1

Gender Distribution

In Maine, a general business major is more popular with women than with men.

Business & Commerce Majors in ME Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of general business majors in Maine is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.4%
  • Black or African American: 5.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.4%
  • White: 71.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 16.9%
  • Other Races: 2.8%
Business & Commerce Majors in ME Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Business & Commerce Grads in Maine

There are 23,000 people in the state and 5,325,510 people in the nation working in general business jobs.

Business & Commerce Jobs Nationwide vs. ME

Wages for Business & Commerce Jobs in Maine

General Business grads earn an average of $80,720 in the state and $103,330 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 4 colleges in Maine that offer general business degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

45 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
1,445 Total Students

93% of students get financical aid. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $10,405.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
31% Graduation Rate
1,589 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $12,107. In their early career, UMFK grads earn an average salary of $31,700. The student loan default rate is 8.40% which is lower than average.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
3,744 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 99% get financial aid. The student loan default rate is 8.10% which is lower than average. This private school has an average net price of $18,358.


Thomas College

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
1,949 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $30,600 after graduation. 21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 56% of the teachers are full time.

Business & Commerce Careers in ME

Some of the careers general business majors go into include:

Job Title ME Job Growth ME Median Salary
Management Analysts 5% $69,830
Social and Community Service Managers 3% $60,090
Administrative Services Managers 2% $75,580
Managers 1% $92,110
General and Operations Managers 0% $81,410
Sales Managers 0% $110,140
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 0% $74,550
Chief Executives -13% $118,360

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to general business.

Major Annual Graduates in ME
Business Administration & Management 1,035
Marketing 175
Accounting 166
Finance & Financial Management 116
Hospitality Management 62
Entrepreneurial Studies 38
International Business 28
Human Resource Management 16

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