Advanced Structures and Composites Center
The University of Maine’s Advanced Structures and Composites Center is a world-leading, interdisciplinary center for research, education, and economic development encompassing material sciences, manufacturing, and the engineering of composites and structures.
NOW OPEN! - Ferland Engineering Education & Design Center
The heart of engineering education at the University of Maine.
Forest Bioproducts Research Institute
Advancing the understanding of the scientific underpinnings, system behavior and policy implications for the production of forest-based bioproducts.
Enhanced Engineering Tours
Join us on one of live tours or watch a past tour.
Process Development Center
Big innovations on a small scale.
Frontier Institute for Research in Sensor Technologies
To be a world-class resource for the realization of cutting-edge sensor systems providing solutions for societal advancement and economic wellbeing.
Welcome to the Maine College of Engineering and Computing
As Maine’s leading engineering and computing program, the college prepares an educated workforce, conducts research that turns knowledge into innovative solutions, and provides outreach that includes STEM initiatives.
The mission of the Maine College of Engineering and Computing (MCEC) at the University of Maine is to produce the graduates and new technologies needed to move Maine’s economy forward. As a UMaine signature area, the College continues to play a vital role in our state and beyond and is a key element in assisting several other signature areas.
The Maine College of Engineering and Computing at the University of Maine is Maine’s only educational institution to offer 11 ABET accredited engineering and engineering technology degree programs. Our reputation is known world-wide, our facilities are world-class, and our research contributes significantly to scientific discoveries and economic development in Maine and beyond. Innovating engineering excellence since 1865.
Maine College of Engineering and Computing at a Glance
Our Programs & Departments
Computing and Information Sciences:
Graduate & Certificate Programs
Computer & Information Sciences
- 4+1 Computer Science – MS
- 4+1 Information Systems – MS
- Computer Science – MS
- Data Science and Engineering – MS
- Information Systems – MS
- Spatial Informatics – MS
- Spatial Information Science and Engineering – MS
- Computer Science – PhD
- Spatial Information Science and Engineering – PhD
Cooperating MSIS and MBA Programs
- Chemical Engineering – MS & PhD
- Biomedical Engineering – MS
- Civil and Environmental Engineering – MS & PhD
- Electrical Engineering – MS & PhD
- Computer Engineering – MS & PhD
- Mechanical Engineering – MS & PhD
- Electrical Engineering Technology PSM, MS, & Certificate
- Surveying Engineering Technology PSM, MS, & Certificate
Meet the Dean
At the UMaine Maine College of Engineering and Computing, we develop our award winning faculty, cutting-edge research facilities and passion for engineering to shape future engineering graduates capable of world-changing innovations. Building on the legacy and prestige of this amazing college, my role as Dean is to help charter it to new multidisciplinary and inclusive horizons that will make innovations impactful and real for the state of Maine and beyond.
Giovanna Guidoboni, PhD
Dean, Maine College of Engineering and Computing
University of Maine
Getting Started with Engineering!
The Maine College of Engineering and Computing is proud to offer programs designed to reach Maine’s youth. Through our partnerships with local and national organizations, we are able to give middle and high school students and hands-on experience with engineering and computing!
Maine College of Engineering and Computing Videos