UMass (Amherst)

University Of Massachusetts (UMass (Amherst)) is a semester college located in Amherst, Massachusetts. At UMass (Amherst), students can major in a broad variety of subjects ranging from Computer Science to Sport and Fitness Administration/Management and earn undergraduate as well as post-graduate degrees.

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UMass (Amherst)

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Admission

Selectivity & Test Scores
63%
22%
94%
20%
Unknown
24 - 28 / 36
SAT

We do not have enough information from this school to determine the average SAT range.

560-660 / 800
530-630 / 800
Unknown
ACT

The average ACT score for students admitted to UMass (Amherst) for the 2013-2014 academic year was 26.

- / 36
- / 36
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Which score should I submit?

At UMass (Amherst), 94% of students submitted an SAT score, but UMass (Amherst) accepts both the SAT and ACT.

Admission Requirements
Secondary School Record Secondary School GPA Secondary School Rank Letters of Recommendation Admission Test Score AP Credits
Required Required Recommended Required Required Yes

Tuition & Financial Aid

Total Costs

The tuition cost for in-state students attending UMass (Amherst) is $1,714. For out-of-state students, that cost increases to $9,937.

Financial Aid

Financial aid options are available to students at UMass (Amherst). In 2013, 89 percent of first-time students attending UMass (Amherst) received some form of financial aid - student loans, grants or scholarships

89%
64%
75%
Financial Aid for Full-Time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid No. Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Total Aid Received Average Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid 4,233 89% - -
Grant Aid 3,595 75% $25,335,130 $7,047
Student Loans 3,052 64% $21,743,149 $7,124
Financial Aid for All Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid No. Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Total Aid Received Average Aid Received
Grant Aid 14,242 65% $117,561,203 $8,255
Student Loans 13,529 62% $91,435,364 $6,758
Net Price
Year Income: < 30K Income: 30K - 48K Income: 48K - 75K Income: 75K - 110K Income: > 110K
2011-2012 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2010-2011 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2009-2010 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Majors & Degrees

Graduation Rate
  • 52%
  • 67%
  • 67%
Majors Offered
  • Accounting
  • African Studies
  • African-American/Black Studies
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture
  • Animal Sciences, General
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Economics
  • Applied Horticulture/Horticultural Business Services, Other
  • Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General
  • Applied Mathematics, General
  • Architecture
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Astronomy
  • Audiology/Audiologist
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Biological and Physical Sciences
  • Biological/Biosystems Engineering
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biotechnology
  • Botany/Plant Biology
  • Building Construction Technology
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
  • Communication, General
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Science
  • Creative Writing
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Crop Production
  • Dance, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Economics, General
  • Education, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Design/Architecture
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  • Equestrian/Equine Studies
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Food Science
  • Forestry, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • General Studies
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Studies
  • History, General
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Interior Design
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Japanese Language and Literature
  • Jewish/Judaic Studies
  • Journalism
  • Labor and Industrial Relations
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Landscaping and Groundskeeping
  • Latin American Studies
  • Legal Studies, General
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
  • Linguistics
  • Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
  • Marine Sciences
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Materials Science
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Medieval and Renaissance Studies
  • Microbiology, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music, General
  • Natural Resources/Conservation, General
  • Near and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Neuroscience
  • Nursing Practice
  • Nursing Science
  • Nutrition Sciences
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Plant Sciences, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Polymer/Plastics Engineering
  • Pre-Veterinary Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Health, General
  • Public Policy Analysis, General
  • Public/Applied History
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Russian Studies
  • School Psychology
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Social Sciences, Other
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Turf and Turfgrass Management
  • Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
  • Women's Studies
Degree Details
Highest Degree Offered Continuing Professional Programs Academic and Career Counseling Services Employment Services for Students Placement Services for Graduates Study Abroad
Doctoral Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Enrollment

:
Student-Faculty Ratio
18 : 1
0.008
MILLION
PER STUDENT
Endowment per FTE Enrollment
Demographics

Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), Institute of Education Sciences, 2012-2013
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