University of Southern Maine

School of Nursing

University of Southern Maine is a Public institution with a campus in Portland, Maine. The institution is approved to offer nursing programs by the Maine Board of Nursing. The Portland, Maine campus for University of Southern Maine is located in a City setting, see the map below. Total enrollment for all degrees including nursing programs is 8,428. The student-to-faculty ratio is 15-to-1. In-state tuition and fees were $7,796, while out-of-state tuition and fees were $18,508 for the most recent reporting period.

Nursing Degree Programs at University of Southern Maine

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
  • Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)
  • Accelerated BSN
  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
  • Registered Nurse to Master of Science in Nursing (RN to MSN)
  • Accelerated MSN
  • DSN/DNP
  • Nurse Practitioner

Visit the University of Southern Maine website to learn how to apply for the nursing degree programs listed above. We also recommend that all nursing students in Maine periodically review the requirements for a CNA, LPN, and RN nursing license as presented by the Maine Board of Nursing. Understanding the CNA, LPN, and RN nursing license requirements and duty restrictions for Maine will help you navigate your education needs and avoid career planning mistakes often made by nursing students.

University of Southern Maine 2014-2015
Student population:8,428
Student-to-faculty ratio:15-to-1
In-state tuition & fees:$7,796
Out-of-state tuition & fees:$18,508
Room and board:$10,006
Percent on financial aid:95%
ACT Composite range:20-24
SAT Math range:440-550
SAT Reading range:440-560
SAT Writing range:420-530
Percent admitted:84%
Religious affiliation:Not applicable

Ethnicity Profile of Students


Male 41%
Female 59%
Full-Time 56%
Part-Time 44%
Undergraduate 79%
Graduate 21%

University of Southern Maine Address And Campus Setting

Click the map below to see the physical campus address and get driving directions to: University of Southern Maine, 71 Bedford St, Portland, Maine 04104. You can also see the University of Southern Maine campus setting and nearby attractions in satellite or street view mode.
University of Southern Maine Nursing School in Portland Maine

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Last updated: January 29, 2016