Husson University

Bangor, ME

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 2,430
Graduate Enrollment: 723
Doctoral/Professional Universities
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Small City (<100k)
Four-year, small, primarily residential // full-time, inclusive, lower transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 85.55%

Male/Female: 47% / 53% (2017)

First generation college students: 32.2% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 4.9% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.8% (2017)

Test scores for admission: Recommended
2021 Median Admit SAT: 1,054


2021 Median Admit ACT: 22


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 69.2% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 48.7% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 34.1% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 23.8% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 82.9%
Black: 5.0%
Hispanic: 1.0%
Asian: 1.1%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.5%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.0%
2+ races: 4.4%
Non-resident alien: 1.7%
Unknown race: 3.4%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $32,057
In-State tuition: $20,430
Out-of-State tuition: $20,430

Estimated books and supplies: $1,150 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $11,006 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $2,000 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $11,000 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $2,000 (2022)

Average Family Income: $71,853 (2017)
Median Family Income: $53,850 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 38.8%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 73.7%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $27,000 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $286 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $14,957
$30k-48k $15,883
$48k-75k $17,625
$75k-110k $21,819
$110k+ $26,029

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 33%
6-year graduation rate: 54%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 96.3% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $27,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $9,500 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $22,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $22,625 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year
@3 year 76.7% (2017)
@5 year 79.2% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients:
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees:

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $43,235 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $47,579 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Master's Degree Insurance. 11
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Legal Support Services. 19
Bachelor's Degree Legal Support Services. 4
Bachelor's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 13 $28,769 $294 $35,654 ($2,971)
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 4
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 4
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 14 $27,000 $286 $35,616 ($2,968)
Bachelor's Degree Natural Resources Conservation and Research. 2
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Radio, Television, and Digital Communication. 10 $27,000 $286
Bachelor's Degree Radio, Television, and Digital Communication. 2
Bachelor's Degree Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication. 10 $27,000 $286 $30,857 ($2,571) $34,944 ($2,912)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Audiovisual Communications Technologies/Technicians. 2
Bachelor's Degree Audiovisual Communications Technologies/Technicians. 44 $27,000 $286 $28,388 ($2,366) $32,894 ($2,741)
Bachelor's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 9 $38,421 ($3,202)
Bachelor's Degree Computer Programming. 4
Bachelor's Degree Computer Software and Media Applications. 1
Master's Degree Curriculum and Instruction. 3
First Professional Degree Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions. 37
Bachelor's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 71 $29,000 $292 $66,252 ($5,521) $67,288 ($5,607)
Master's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 18 $579 $113,617 ($9,468)
Bachelor's Degree Business/Commerce, General. 5
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Business Administration, Management and Operations. 3
Associate's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 10
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 78 $27,000 $286 $42,495 ($3,541) $54,116 ($4,510)
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 181 $299 $59,243 ($4,937) $72,542 ($6,045)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Accounting and Related Services. 1
Associate's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 5
Bachelor's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 15 $27,375 $285 $50,840 ($4,237) $55,677 ($4,640)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations. 4
Bachelor's Degree Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations. 6
Master's Degree Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations. 3
Bachelor's Degree Finance and Financial Management Services. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Hospitality Administration/Management. 1
Bachelor's Degree Hospitality Administration/Management. 16 $26,963 $267 $33,593 ($2,799) $44,090 ($3,674)
Master's Degree Hospitality Administration/Management. 10
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods. 1
Master's Degree Student Counseling and Personnel Services. 4
Bachelor's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 5 $31,000 $329 $33,821 ($2,818)
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 2
Bachelor's Degree Non-Professional General Legal Studies (Undergraduate). 10
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, General. 20 $29,000 $286 $33,038 ($2,753) $40,628 ($3,386)
Bachelor's Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 6 $37,512 ($3,126)
Master's Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 4
Master's Degree Psychology, Other. 2
Associate's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 3
Bachelor's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 50 $27,178 $286 $38,058 ($3,172)
Master's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 11
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Homeland Security. 12 $39,209 ($3,267)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Homeland Security. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Design and Applied Arts. 8
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft. 3
Bachelor's Degree Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Film/Video and Photographic Arts. 4
Bachelor's Degree Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General. 58 $27,000 $286 $35,340 ($2,945) $41,567 ($3,464)
Bachelor's Degree Health and Medical Administrative Services. 3
First Professional Degree Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration. 41
Bachelor's Degree Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions. 27 $27,000 $286 $65,391 ($5,449)
Master's Degree Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions. 42 $369 $50,981 ($4,248) $58,841 ($4,903)
Bachelor's Degree Marketing. 5
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma General Sales, Merchandising and Related Marketing Operations. 3


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $67,473
Full time faculty: 100%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 14.0

School's endowment start of year: $20,248,617 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $26,168,158 (2022)