Augusta Area Colleges and Scholarships

Schools in and around Augusta

University of Maine at Augusta
Four or more years; Public; $16,530 average out-state tuition; $6,840 average in-state tuition
Capilo School of Hair Design
Less than 2 years (below associate); Private for profit
Kaplan University-Augusta Campus
Four or more years; Private for profit; $11,556 average out-state tuition; $11,556 average in-state tuition


Augusta is the state capital of the U.S. state of Maine and the county seat of Kennebec County.

The city's population was 19,136 at the 2010 census, making it the third-least populous state capital in the United States after Montpelier, Vermont and Pierre, South Dakota, and the ninth-most populous city in Maine. Located on the Kennebec River at the head of tide, Augusta is home to the University of Maine at Augusta. Augusta is also the principal city in the Augusta-Waterville Micropolitan Statistical Area.

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