Bates College 2 Andrews Road Lewiston ME 04240 207-786-6255
Central Maine Community College 1250 Turner Street Auburn ME 04210 207-755-5100
Central Maine Medical Center College of Nursing and Health Professions 70 Middle Street Lewiston ME 04240 207-795-2840
Mr Bernard's School of Hair Fashion Inc 711 Lisbon Street Lewiston ME 04240 207-783-7765
Colleges and universities provide post-secondary and higher education degree programs, including associate's degrees, bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, doctorate degrees, and trade certifications. Some colleges focus on liberal arts, while others focus on the sciences or vocational trades. Colleges and universities provide communities with a variety of jobs, from administrative and educational positions to custodial, food service and security positions.
As well as education, colleges provide entertainment venues for sporting events, fine arts shows, and performing arts. They help students with enrollment, college applications, and financial aid. They also provide alumni services, career placement services, financial aid in the form of work study, housing so students can live on campus. Most also offer medical services, and some also provide transportation. Some four-year colleges and universities are as large as small cities.