University of Massachusetts-Amherst

The University of Massachusetts-Amherst is established in and located at Amherst, Massachusetts 1003. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 228 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Semester . The University of Massachusetts-Amherst provides Public‚ 4-year or above and has Suburb: Large setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in University of Massachusetts-Amherst consists of Graduate degree or certificate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Doctor’s degree, Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship and professional practice in more than 27 Subject areas as well as 123 specializations.

Contact Details

374 Whitmore Building 181 Presidents Drive
Amherst, MA 1003
Ph: 2147483647
Fax: 0
Official Website

University of Massachusetts-Amherst
: Public‚ 4-year or above
Awards offered
Graduate degree or certificate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Doctor’s degree
Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
: Yes
Calendar system
: Semester
Undergraduate application fee
: $ 75
Graduate application fee
: $ 75

Admissions & Requirements

University of Massachusetts-Amherst Undergraduate application fees is $75 and Graduate application fees $75. Below table’s shows University of Massachusetts-Amherst admission requirements, Act and SAT test scores percentile.

Admissions :



  Required Recommended Neither Required nor Recommended
Secondary school GPA    
Secondary school rank    
Secondary school record    
Completion of college-preparatory program    
Formal demonstration of competencies    
Admission test scores    
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)    

SAT & ACT Tests Statistics

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading 540 640
SAT Math 570 670
ACT Composite 24 29

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:


Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $1,714 $11,544 $1,105
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $1,714 $11,544 $1,105
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $9,937 $18,037 $2,331
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates $2,640 $11,002 $746
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates $2,640 $11,002 $746
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates $9,937 $17,778 $1,426

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board $10,439 $9,937 $9,512 $8,814
On campus, other expenses $1,400 $1,400 $1,400 $1,400
Off campus (not with family), room and board $10,439 $9,937 $9,512
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $1,400 $1,400 $1,400
Off campus (with family), other expenses $3,400 $3,400 $3,400


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football Mid-American Conference
Basketball Atlantic 10 Conference
Baseball Atlantic 10 Conference
Cross Country/Track Atlantic 10 Conference

University of Massachusetts-Amherst Majors with degree levels

The University of Massachusetts-Amherst is up with semester based academics that offer 123 majors.

  • Bachelor Degree : 81 Majors
  • Master Degree : 73 Majors
  • Doctrate Degree : 49 Majors
  • Certificate Degree : 19 Majors
  • Associate Degree : 6 Majors

Agriculture‚ Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences

Natural Resources and Conservation

Architecture and Related Services

Area‚ Ethnic‚ Cultural‚ Gender‚ and Group Studies

Communication‚ Journalism‚ and Related Programs

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services



Foreign Languages‚ Literatures‚ and Linguistics

Legal Professions and Studies

English Language and Literature/Letters

Liberal Arts and Sciences‚ General Studies and Humanities

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Parks‚ Recreation‚ Leisure and Fitness Studies

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Physical Sciences


Homeland Security‚ Law Enforcement‚ Firefighting‚ and Related Protective Service

Public Administration and Social Service Professions

Social Sciences

Construction Trades

Visual and Performing Arts

Health Professions and Related Programs

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services


Note: Information stated about University of Massachusetts-Amherst College are been referred from IPDES. For the updated information like Application Cost, Admission requirements, Tuition fee, Majors and for more, please visit the official website of University of Massachusetts-Amherst College.