Major Programs at Amherst

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Offered Degrees BS
Online Courses Not Offered
Total Programs 37
Salary after Completing $31,400 - $69,800

Offered Degrees at Amherst

Amherst College is categorized by Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences by Carnegie categorization. Amherst College offers 37 programs through on-site (classroom) only. It offers Bachelor's degree. The following table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability.
Offered Degrees and Number of Programs
Amherst College
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassSalary Range after Completing Program*
Bachelor's Degree370$31,400 - $69,800
*Salary data is from College Scoreboard

Field of Study by Offered Degree/Program


Amherst Bachelor's Programs

Amherst College offers Bachelor's degree with 37 major programs. All programs are on-site education (i.e distance learning opportunity is not offered for the Bachelor's degree). The following table describes the offered major area and its subprograms for Bachelor's degree at Amherst College.
Bachelor's Programs
Amherst College
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompleterAverage Salary after Completing
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 10
Environmental Studies10-
Architecture [+] 2
Architectural History and Criticism2-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 12
American/United States Studies/Civilization3-
Asian Studies/Civilization1-
Latin American Studies2-
African-American/Black Studies6-
Women's Studies--
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 30
Computer Science30-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 13
Russian Language and Literature2-
German Language and Literature1-
French Language and Literature4-
Spanish Language and Literature2-
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics4-
Legal Studies [+] 19
American/U.S. Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence19-
English Language And Literature [+] 18
English Language and Literature18$31,400
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 55
Biology/Biological Sciences21-
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology (other)15-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 54
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 1
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)1-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 5
Religion/Religious Studies3-
Physical Sciences [+] 27
Geology/Earth Science4-
Psychology [+] 31
Research and Experimental Psychology (other)31-
Social Sciences [+] 78
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics34-
Political Science and Government25$49,500
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 13
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts1-
Film/Cinema/Video Studies4-
Art/Art Studies5-
History [+] 22-