In Maine an estimated 1 students graduate from gerontology schools every year. Maine has 1 gerontology schools to choose from, if you are interested in studying gerontology. Yearly tuition at gerontology schools in Maine for a degree in gerontology is $27,920 per year.
Maine's largest gerontology school, which is located in Biddeford, is University of New England. Approximately 1 students graduated with a gerontology degree from University of New England in 2009, which was 100% of the total state gerontology graduates for that year. If you decide to attend University of New England, you can expect to pay approximately $27,920 per year to earn your degree in gerontology.
A majority of those with a degree in gerontology choose to become gerontologists. If after graduation, you are planning on sticking around the state, you should keep in mind that the job outlook for gerontology graduates in Maine is good. An estimated 14,500 gerontologists are in Maine state. The government expects, by 2018, for this number to increase by 16%, or to 16,830 gerontologists.
If you work as a gerontologist in Maine, your yearly salary can range from less than $45,918 to more than $81,912. The median salary for gerontologists in Maine is $60,352 per year.