University of Southern Maine

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About Us

University of Southern Maine is a general institution of higher learning educations with a mission  to providing students with a high-quality, accessible, affordable education. Through its undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs, USM faculty members educate future leaders in the liberal arts and sciences, engineering and technology, health and social services, education, business, law, and public service. Distinguished for their teaching, research, scholarly publication, and creative activity, the faculty are committed to fostering a spirit of critical inquiry and civic participation. USM embraces academic freedom for students, faculty, and staff, and advocates diversity in all aspects of its campus life and academic work. It supports sustainable development, environmental stewardship, and community involvement. As a center for discovery, scholarship, and creativity, USM provides resources for the state, the nation, and the world.

 Programs Offered

Adult and Higher Education

American and New England Studies

Applied Medical Sciences

Art Department

Arts and Humanities

Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences, College of

Assessment Center

Athletic Coaching

Biological Sciences, Department of

Business, School of

Chemistry, Department of

Communication and Media Studies Department

Computer Science

Counselor Education

Criminology Department

Economics, Department of

Education and Human Development, School of

Educational Leadership

Educational Psychology

Engineering and Physical Sciences, School of

Engineering, Department of

English, Department of

Environmental Science and Policy, Department of

Environmental, Health, and Life Sciences, School of

Exercise, Health, and Sport Sciences, Department of

Geographic Information Systems

Geosciences, Department of

History Major

Leadership Studies

Lewiston-Auburn College

Liberal Studies


Literacy Education

Management and Human Service, College of

Mathematics and Statistics, Department of

Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures, Department of

Multicultural Education Programs

Music, School of

Muskie School of Public Service

Natural and Applied Sciences

Nursing, School of

Occupational Therapy Program

PhD in Public Policy

Philosophy Department


Political Science Major

Professional and Continuing Education


Recreation and Leisure Studies

School Psychology

Science, Technology, and Health, College of

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Social Work, School of

Sociology, Department of

Special Education

Stonecoast MFA in Creative Writing

Teacher Certification

Teacher Education


TESOL: Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

Theatre, Department of

Tourism and Hospitality


University of Southern Maine
A Member of the University of Maine System
PO Box 9300, Portland, ME 04104