University of New England Offers 70 Undergraduate, Graduate and Professional Programs
October 30, 2015
Hidden Gems of Higher Education – Pursuing Your Passions
If you or your children are planning to attend college, listen up. There’s so much to take under consideration, when trying to choose a school.. from location.. to cost.. to what the school is offering.. and more. But we have plenty of advice – Thanks to Danielle Ripich, President of the University of New England, and Anouar Majid, VP of Global Affairs and Communications, who join us to school us on the facts. The University of New England, a private institution, with a public mission, is a Health-sciences university, grounded in the liberal arts. With two campuses in Maine and another one in Tangier, Morocco, it offers over 70 undergraduate, graduate and professional programs. UNE is the leading provider of health care professionals in the State of Maine, and has recognized strengths in osteopathic medicine; health sciences; biological, marine, and environmental sciences; and other select areas of excellence in the liberal arts.
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