The University of New England receives national recognition for providing a strong return on our students’ educational investments. We offer high-quality academic programs that prepare students for careers in fascinating, needed fields. Our hope is that you’ll become a sought-after expert and a well-rounded person.


UNE has been named as one of the "Best Regional Universities in the North" by U.S. News & World Report, in addition to being recognized as a top college by The Princeton Review, Forbes, and Money.

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By the Numbers


of graduates are employed or continuing higher education within a year of graduating (based on 2016–2018 graduate surveys)


of graduates would recommend UNE to family and friends (Class of 2016 survey, Feb. 2017)



of undergraduate students receive merit-based scholarships

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Discover our Undergraduate Majors

  • Animal Behavior
  • Applied Exercise Science
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Applied Social and Cultural Studies
  • Aquaculture and Aquarium Sciences
  • Art and Design Media
  • Art Education K-12
  • Athletic Training
  • Biochemistry
  • Biological Sciences
  • Business Administration
  • Chemistry
  • Communications
  • Data Science
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Elementary-Middle Education with K-8 Certification
  • English
  • Environmental Science
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  • Global Studies
  • Health, Wellness and Occupational Studies
  • History
  • Interdisciplinary Studies in the Humanities
  • Laboratory Science
  • Marine Affairs
  • Marine Entrepreneurship
  • Marine Sciences
  • Medical Biology
    • Medical Sciences Track
    • Pre-Physician Assistant Track – MPA
  • Neuroscience
  • Nursing
    • 4-Year Program
    • Accelerated B.S.N. 16 Months
  • Nutrition
  • Political Science
  • Pre-Dental Medicine
  • Pre-Medicine
  • Pre-Physical Therapy
  • Psychology
  • Public Health
  • Secondary Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Sport and Recreation Management
  • Sustainability and Business

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