College Ready. College Proven.
UMA’s statewide presence and institutional mission of access uniquely position the Office of Early College (OEC) to meet students where they are. With campuses in both Augusta and Bangor, 30 sites & centers in communities across Maine and a robust offering of online courses, where you live matters less than your desire to get a head start. Learn about UMA’s Early College programs below.
Courses taught online or on a college campus by a college professor. High school students get a true college experience while learning alongside college students.
Bridge Academy Maine
The Bridge Academy Maine program combines college-level courses taught at the high school by a college approved high school instructor with Career and Technical Education (CTE) training to help students gain experience and skills in both the post-secondary education environment as well as their industry of interest. Visit Bridge Academy Maine for more information about their programming.
Courses taught at the high school by college-approved high school instructors. Students gain exposure to the academic challenges of college while in their supportive high school environment. High school instructors collaborate with college faculty to align secondary and postsecondary curricula. Visit The National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships for more information.