Research by the Numbers

Maine’s only research university.

16 Research Centers and Institutes.

13 Signature and Emerging areas of excellence.

80 master’s, and 30 doctoral degrees.

Of the state’s public universities. UMaine awards:

  • 37% of 4-year degrees
  • 39% of masters degrees
  • 85% of Ph.D.s and Ed.D.s

Over $51 million in extramural funding in FY15

More than $79 million in research expenditures in FY15

361 Master’s and 60 Ph.D. degrees awarded in 2015-16