Amherst College

Tuition & Fees $54,310
Acceptance Rates 14 %
Student Population 1,849
Graduation Rates 93 %
Retention Rate 96 %

Amherst College Academic Overview

Amherst College is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Amherst, MA. It has a total enrollment of 1,849 and student to faculty ratio is 8 to 1. It is a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Bachelor's degree. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 14 % last year.

2018 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in academic year 2017-2018, Amherst College tuition and fees are $54,310 for all students.

Amherst College 2018 Tuition & Fees
[chart] Amherst College 2017-2018 Tuition & Fees

Academic Statistics at Amherst College

[chart] Amherst College Academic Statistics
dAcceptance Rate for Amherst College is 14 %.
Graduation Rate for Amherst College is 93 %
Transfer-out Rate for Amherst College is 1 %
Retention Rate for Amherst College is 96 %
Student Population for Amherst College is 1,849
Student to Faculty Rate for Amherst College is 8 %

Offered Degrees At Amherst College

Amherst College offers 40 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Amherst College
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree400

Student Services

Next table lists student services provided by Amherst College to its attendants.

Student Services at Amherst College
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Library facilities at institutionHas own library

Special Learning Opportunities

Amherst College does not offer online classes (distance learning opportunities) for any degree program. It has ROTC programs and offers teacher certification programs. Next table shows more special learning opportunities at Amherst College.

Special Learning Opportunities at Amherst College
Online ClassNo
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing

Additional Facts

Next table summarizes additional characteristics of Amherst College including religious affiliation, institution's hospital, and more.

Additional Characteristics at Amherst College
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Historical Black School
Tribal School
Has Hospital
Offer Medical Degree
Board/Meal Plan
Dormitory Capacity1,830
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2017-2018 data and other data is from 2016-2017 data.