InterCoast is a system of twelve career schools located throughout California, Maine and New Hampshire. The school has been in operation for over 25 years, providing education and training in a number of areas. The school is dedicated producing qualified and trained professionals that meet and exceed industry expectations. InterCoast operates through the approval of the Bureau of Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE) and is nationally accredited by the ACCET.
InterCoast offered a variety of programs students may choose from based on their needs and interests. All programs are designed to prepare students for employment, and to that end the school employs a qualified and professional faculty that utilizes personal experience and training to ensure the future success of students. Certificates and degrees may be awarded upon completion, allowing students to pursue employment through their education and preparation.
Programs offered include:
- Practical Nursing
- Pharmacy Technician
- Business Technology and Administration
South Portland Location
The South Portland branch of InterCoast is located at 207 Gannett Dr. Just around 820 students have graduated from this campus in recent years. This location provides services for students in the form of career pathway counseling to help students define their goals, online distance learning for students outside the school's service area, and flexible courses for those with irregular schedules. To learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting intercoast.edu.
The following is a list of programs offered at InterCoast Career Institute – South Portland. Acutal programs offered may be different than the list of programs below.. For a full list of programs available students may visit the school's website or call the school at (207) 822-9802.
Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants (30 Hours)
The practical nursing, vocational nursing and nursing assistants program takes about eleven months for most students to complete.
- Tuition estimate is $30,000*
- Based on published reports, around 200 students completed the practical nursing, vocational nursing and nursing assistants program last year
- Students usually complete the practical nursing, vocational nursing and nursing assistants program in 11 months
Pharmacy Technician (36 Hours)
The pharmacy technician program takes about twenty-one months for most students to complete.
- Tuition estimate is $14,000*
- Takes about 21 months to complete
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Medical Assistant (38 Hours)
The medical assistant program takes about twenty-eight months for most students to complete.
- Tuition estimate is $18,000*
- The length of the medical assistant program is about 28 months
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Substance Abuse and Addiction Counseling (41 Hours)
The substance abuse and addiction counseling program offered most often takes about thirty months to complete.
- Tuition estimate is $21,000*
- Around 10 students completed the substance abuse and addiction counseling program last year
- Takes about 30 months to complete
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*The posted costs for tuition, fees and supplies are determined through historical data and may not represent current costs.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimated to provide a comparative context. For more detailed information individuals are asked to contact the school.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average annual "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around -. In order to calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. The financial details shown on this page are an approximation. The actual costs may differ, please contact InterCoast Career Institute – South Portland for more information.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||100%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||80%||$3,476|
|Receiving Student Loans||98%||$6,009|
Other Healthcare or Nursing Schools
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to InterCoast Career Institute – South Portland.
- Seacoast Career Schools - Sanford Campus in Sanford, ME (24 miles away)
- Greater Lowell Technical - Licensed Practical Nursing in Tyngsboro, MA (86 miles away)
- Medical Professional Institute in Malden, MA (90 miles away)
- Salter School - New Bedford in New Bedford, MA (139 miles away)
- Salter School - Fall River Campus in Fall River, MA (140 miles away)