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University of Massachusetts Amherst

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University of Massachusetts Amherst is a very large (over 20,000 students) public, 4 year or above school located in New England in a small town . The highest degree offered is a Doctor's degree and the school is comprised of a high level of undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at University of Massachusetts Amherst include: Psychology, General with 456 Bachelors awards; Business Administration and Management, General with 368 Masters awards; Communication and Media Studies with 261 Bachelors awards; Communication, General with 261 Bachelors awards; Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other with 196 Bachelors awards;. University of Massachusetts Amherst is located at 374 Whitmore Building 181 Presidents Drive in Amherst, MA 1003.

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University of Massachusetts Amherst is located at 374 Whitmore Building 181 Presidents Drive in Amherst, MA 1003

Total Applicants: 34,479
Percent Admitted: 63%
Dorm Capacity: 12,866
Graduation Rate: 67%
Retention Rate: 89%
Transfer out Rate: 24%
Undergrads Under 18: 1%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 91%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 8%

University of Massachusetts Amherst telephone number: (413) 545-0111

University of Massachusetts Amherst is also known as UMass Amherst

The highest degree offered is: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice


University of Massachusetts Amherst Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $13,415
Total Cost In State: $25,752
Total Cost Out of State: $39,167


Admissions stats for University of Massachusetts Amherst

Your chances are around 63% based on admission statistics for University of Massachusetts Amherst.

Student Demographics at University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst Demographics
Totals: 6,704
     Males: 3,352 (50% of total)
     Females: 3,352 (50% of total)
Asians: 474
     Asian Males: 266 (4% of total)
     Asian Females: 208 (3% of total)
Blacks: 208
     Black Males: 90 (1% of total)
     Black Females: 118 (2% of total)
Hispanics: 301
     Hispanic Males: 127 (2% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 174 (3% of total)
Native Americans: 18
     Native American Males: 6 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 12 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 6
     Hawaiian Males: 3 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 3 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 127
     Mixed Race Males: 59 (1% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 68 (1% of total)
Whites: 4,633
     White Males: 2,251 (34% of total)
     White Females: 2,382 (36% of total)
Foreign Students: 387
     Foreign Males: 226 (3% of total)
     Foreign Females: 161 (2% of total)
Most Popular Majors at University of Massachusetts Amherst
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Psychology, General
(456 Bachelors degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(368 Masters degrees)
Communication and Media Studies
(261 Bachelors degrees)
Communication, General
(261 Bachelors degrees)
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
(196 Bachelors degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(196 Bachelors degrees)
Accounting
(187 Bachelors degrees)
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
(178 Bachelors degrees)
Political Science and Government, General
(173 Bachelors degrees)
Education, General
(173 Masters degrees)
Exercise Physiology
(171 Bachelors degrees)
Finance, General
(170 Bachelors degrees)
English Language and Literature, General
(163 Bachelors degrees)
Sociology
(155 Bachelors degrees)
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
(145 Bachelors degrees)
Economics, General
(141 Bachelors degrees)
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
(140 Bachelors degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(139 Bachelors degrees)
History, General
(123 Bachelors degrees)
Mechanical Engineering
(98 Bachelors degrees)
Mathematics, General
(91 Bachelors degrees)
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
(91 Bachelors degrees)
Non-Professional General Legal Studies (Undergraduate)
(91 Bachelors degrees)
Legal Studies, General
(91 Bachelors degrees)
Public Health, General
(90 Bachelors degrees)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
(88 Bachelors degrees)
Civil Engineering, General
(88 Bachelors degrees)
Journalism
(87 Bachelors degrees)
Agricultural Economics
(85 Bachelors degrees)
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
(84 Bachelors degrees)
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