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Amherst Student Population

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Total Enrollment 1,971
Men 957
Women 1,014

Amherst Student Population

Amherst College has a total enrollment of 1,971 (all undergraduate students) for academic year 2021-2022. By gender, there are 957 male and 1,014 female students at Amherst College. Amherst College is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 1,108 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

Amherst College has a total enrollment of 1,971 with a gender distribution of 48.55% male (957 students) and 51.45% female (1,014 students).
Student Population By Gender
Amherst College
TotalMenWomen
Total1,9719571,014
Full-time1,9719571,014
Part-time000
[Chart] Amherst College 2022 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Amherst College does not offer the distance learning opportunity.

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at Amherst College. There are 5 American Indian/Native American, 764 White, 203 Black/African American, 299 Asian, 304 Hispanic, 4 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 94 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
Amherst College
TotalMenWomen
Total1,9719571,014
American Indian/Native American514
Asian299135164
Black/African American20399104
Hispanic304140164
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander431
White764378386
Two More1467274
Race Un-Known402218
[Chart] Amherst CollegeRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at Amherst College.
Student Age Distribution
Amherst College
Undergraduate
Total1,971
Under 1825
Age 18-19826
Age 20-21855
Age 22-24237
Age 25-2914
Age 30-347
Age 35-396
Age 40-490
Age 50-641
Over 640
Age Un-Known0
[Chart] Amherst College 2022 Age Distribution of Enrollment