January 06, 2020
The University of New England has been named one of the 10 best “hidden gem” universities in New England by College Gazette, a leading resource for information on higher education in the United States that profiles many top colleges through articles and other media.
UNE was ranked number two on the list.
According to College Gazette, Maine’s largest private university is not only one of New England’s top hidden gem universities, it is also among the northeast’s very best higher education institutions.
The authors cited UNE’s prestigious Medical Biology program and School of Marine Programs, as well as the School of Nursing and Population Health. They also mentioned the University’s other top-tier programs, including Business and Data Science. They pointed out that the UNE College of Osteopathic Medicine is Maine’s only medical school.
The article also discussed UNE’s ranking as a top national university by U.S. News and World Report, as well as Fitch’s recent A+ rating for the University’s financial solubility, denoting the positive economic growth of the school.