Portland has a general population of 64,249 and an overall student population of 10,424. Approximately 9,655 of Portland's students are enrolled in schools that offer liberal arts programs.
Of the 1 liberal arts schools in Portland, the largest liberal arts school, by student population, is University of Southern Maine. In 2010, University of Southern Maine graduated approximately 26 students from its liberal arts program.
In 2010, 42 students graduated with a liberal arts degree from one of Portland's liberal arts schools. Tuition in 2009 at Portland's liberal arts schools was $23,446 per year for instate students and $35,656 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a liberal arts program in Portland. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,120 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $13,002.