Students in the health professions at UNE are engaged in the transformation of global health sciences education. UNE's interprofessional education initiatives prepare future health care professionals to practice comprehensive and collaborative team-based, patient-centered care. 

We are one of a handful of private universities with a comprehensive health education mission including medicine, pharmacy, dental medicine, nursing and an array of allied health professions.

In addition to our 27 health sciences disciplines, we offer a full range of liberal arts classes and majors, and have internationally recognized scholars in the sciences and humanities, as well as health and medicine.

Return on Investment

UNE is recognized for its return on investment to its graduates by both Forbes' list of "America's Top Colleges for 2013" and Affordable Colleges Online. We are also ranked as one of the "Best Universities" in the North that offer "a full range of undergraduate and master's programs" in the 2014 edition of U.S. News & World Report's "America's Best Colleges." 




Rachel Talbot Ross, Brenda Garrand, U N E President Danielle Ripich, Barbara McDade, Kathleen Mazzachelli
(L to R) Rachel Talbot Ross, Brenda Garrand, UNE President Danielle Ripich, Barbara McDade, Kathleen Mazzachelli

UNE honors four women at 53rd annual Deborah Morton Awards

Four prominent Maine women were honored by UNE today at the Deborah Morton Society’s 53rd Annual Convocation and Awards Ceremony: Brenda C. Garrand, Chief Executive...