Educational Options

Educational Options

Through collaborations with University College and other University of Maine System campuses, the Houlton Center provides UMPI classes and other undergraduate courses, as well as some statewide graduate and technical courses for students pursuing an academic major, professional certification, career development, or personal enrichment.

Available classes are applicable towards an academic degree with the University of Maine at Presque Isle or other University of Maine System campuses.  Modes of delivery include:

  • on-site live instruction
  • interactive television (ITV) statewide delivery
  • video conferencing (VC)
  • online instruction
  • hybrid

Current and prospective students receive assistance in the areas of academic advising and planning, admission requirements, financial aid, and student success.  On-site registration and textbook purchase assistance are also provided.  Additionally, support for technical applications, such as email, internet, word-processing, and library services, is available.

HHEC offers a local connection to degree programs and services of the University campuses in a collaborative space that engages students to learn together in a supportive and motivational environment.

Degree programs include, but are not limited to: Associate’s Degrees in Business Administration, Liberal Arts, Liberal Studies, Medical Laboratory Technology, Social Services, and Information & Library Services; Bachelor’s Degrees in Applied Science, Business Administration, Liberal Studies, Information & Library Services, and Mental Health & Human Services; and  Master’s Degrees in Adult Education, Counseling/Rehabilitation Counseling, and Liberal Studies.

Contact Us

Houlton Higher Education Center
18 Military St.
Houlton, ME 04730

Phone: (207) 521-3100
Fax: (207) 521-3101
houlton-hhec@maine.edu