Major Programs at Amherst

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Offered Degrees BS
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Total Programs 39
Online Programs 0
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 39 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 Degree390$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 39 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 [+] 7
Environmental Studies7-
Architecture [+] 4
Architectural History and Criticism4-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 25
African Studies-$32,100
American/United States Studies/Civilization5-
Asian Studies/Civilization1-
European Studies/Civilization1-
African-American/Black Studies10-
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies3-
Women's Studies5-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 5
Computer and Information Sciences--
Computer Science5-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 26
Foreign Languages and Literatures--
Russian Language and Literature2-
German Language and Literature2-
French Language and Literature11-
Spanish Language and Literature8-
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics3-
Legal Studies [+] 1
American/U.S. Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence1-
English Language And Literature [+] 10
English Language and Literature10$31,400
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 29
Biology/Biological Sciences25-
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology (other)1-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 42
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 2
Biological and Physical Sciences--
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)2-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 11
Religion/Religious Studies1-
Physical Sciences [+] 8
Physical Sciences--
Geology/Earth Science1-
Psychology [+] 23
Research and Experimental Psychology (other)23-
Social Sciences [+] 25
Social Sciences--
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics--
Political Science and Government13$49,500
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 28
Visual and Performing Arts--
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts2-
Film/Cinema/Video Studies3-
Art/Art Studies14-
History [+] 10-