About Maine Studies

The Maine Studies Program explores the places, people, culture, history and stories of Maine. Courses cover a wide range of topics and are taught by faculty from several departments. Many courses are available online, helping students throughout Maine and beyond explore the richness of the Pine Tree State.

The program offers both undergraduate and graduate degrees, including tracks in the Bachelor of University Studies (BUS) and Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies (MAIS) degrees, as well as a minor. Explore this site to learn more about our degrees, courses, faculty and students. We hope you consider becoming a Maine Studies student at UMaine!