Husson University in Bangor

Bangor, ME

Husson University offers 186-degree programs and 15 via distance education. Student-to-faculty ratio is 15:1. 1 high safety campus. The most popular test is SAT - 94% of students submitted it in comparison to 10% of students who submitted ACT. 44.2% are women, and 55.8% are men. 3% percents of international students. Husson University is a member of 6 athletic associations.

Finance

Percent of students with financial aid

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20%

Types of financial aids

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2226 of Husson University undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 82 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Husson University number 8 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Maine.

Students at Husson University awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.

Students services

Career

Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Yellow Ribbon Program

Credit for military training

Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families

Recognized student veteran organization

Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges

Disability services

3%

Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Graduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition payment plan

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Special learning opportunities

Here are the learning opportunities available in Husson University.

ROTC

ROTC - Army

ROTC - Navy

Study abroad

Weekend/evening college

Teacher certification (below the postsecondary level)

Teacher certification: students can complete their preparation in certain areas of specialization

Teacher certification: approved by the state for initial certification or licensure of teachers

ROTC - Reserve Officers' Training Corps, a college program providing scholarships for training commissioned officers covering college tuition.

Study abroad - programs and arrangements offering students a possibility to complete part of the college program studying in another country.

Weekend/evening college allows students to complete courses and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.

Teacher certifications programs are designed to prepare students to meet the requirements for certification as teachers in elementary, middle/junior high, and secondary schools.

Athletic associations

  • Member of National Athletic Association
  • Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
  • NCAA/NAIA member for football
  • NCAA/NAIA member for basketball
  • NCAA/NAIA member for baseball
  • NCAA/NAIA member for cross country/track

Applying information

Average number of admissions to one applicant

1 : 1

Average number of applicants to one enrolled

4 : 1

Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school GPA
  • Secondary school record
  • Recommendations
  • Admission test scores
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

Recommended:

  • Secondary school rank
  • Completion of college-preparatory program

Neither required nor recommended:

  • Formal demonstration of competencies
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Retention rate

Full-time retention rate

73%

Part-time retention rate

40%

The Husson University full-time retention rate is 73% and part-time retention rate is 40%.

Retention rate is the percentage of the institution's first-time first-year undergraduate students who continue at that institution the next year. E.g., full-time students who study in the fall semester and keep on studying in the same program next fall semester are counted in the retention rate.

Retention rate is an important index: if it is high, it shows that school has quality curriculum, pleasant student environments and cultures as more students choose to continue their studies.

SAT/ACT scores

SAT scores

Percent of first-time degree/certificate-seeking Husson University students submitting SAT scores

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94%

Composite SAT Range (25th - 75th):
1280 - 1590

SAT Range by section (25th - 75th)
Critical Reading: 430 - 530
Math: 430 - 540
Writing: 420 - 520

SAT Test Score Range

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ACT scores

Percent of first-time degree/certificate-seeking Husson University students submitting ACT scores

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10%

Composite ACT Range (25th - 75th):
18 - 23

ACT Range by section (25th - 75th)
English: 17 - 23
Math: 17 - 24
Writing: 7 - 8

ACT Test Score Range

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SAT Score Converter

The new SAT is scored out of 1600 after the adjustments made in 2016. The old SAT was scored out of 2400. If you took an old SAT, you can convert your score to the new SAT score using the SAT Score Converter.

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For the High School Class of 2016:
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Most students in the Class of 2017 will take the new SAT, and most colleges will convert old SAT scores to new SAT scores.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Husson University is 15:1, that means that for every 15 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio

15:1
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Men/Women

Number of international students

100
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3%

Percent of international students

Race/ethnicity breakdown

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Students enrollment in distance education

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In Husson University the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown

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Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Husson University and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in Maine.

Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on Husson University-Bangor

The campus located by One College Circle address in Bangor, Maine.

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Husson University-Bangor in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of Husson University with 0.67% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Husson University-Bangor are burglary, forcible sex offense, and aggravated assault.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Husson University offers 186 programs in total: 114 are for Bachelor's degree, 30 - for Master's degree, 15 - for Associate's degree, 9 - for Post-master's certificate, 6 - for Postbaccalaureate certificate, 3 - for less than 1-year certificate programs, and 3 are 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 41 universities in Maine state. Husson University is one of the few institutions in Maine that offers an Associate's degree program.

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Number of degree programs offered via distance education

There are 15 distance learning programs that are provided in the Husson University: 12 are for Bachelor's degree and 3 are Master's degree.

Note, that programs offered via distance education might be fully online as well as partially online and require on-campus meetings. So explore each program to make sure you can commit.

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Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Maine state average data to help you compare.

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Husson University provides coursework for undergraduate students, graduate students and students with doctors professional practice.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 2304 students with 69117 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period. The enrollment for graduates was 220 with 5276 credit hours. The doctors professional practice enrollment was 324 students.

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Location & Website

Address: 1 College Circle

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Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Semester

General Phone Number: +2079417000

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: husson.edu

Financial aid office: Go to the page

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Veterans and Military Service members tuition policies: Go to the page

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