Acceptance Rate 64 %
SAT Average 1,290
Tuition & Fees $36,427
Student Population 30,593
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $9,757
University of Massachusetts-Amherst is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Amherst, Massachusetts. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $16,439 for Massachusetts residents and $36,427 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 30,593 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 64% and the graduation rate is 82% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of Massachusetts-Amherst varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $57,700. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.
For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of University of Massachusetts-Amherst are $16,439 for Massachusetts residents and $36,427 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $16,235 for in-state students and $32,341 for out-of-state students.
The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at UMass Amherst. The acceptance rate of UMass Amherst is 64% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 21%. The average graduation rate is 82% and the transfer-out rate is 13%. The average received amount of financial aid is $9,757 and 73% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 30,593 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of Massachusetts-Amherst is 64 %.
Graduation Rate for University of Massachusetts-Amherst is 82 %
Transfer-out Rate for University of Massachusetts-Amherst is 13 %
Retention Rate for University of Massachusetts-Amherst is 91 %
Student Population for University of Massachusetts-Amherst is 30,593
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of Massachusetts-Amherst is 17 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
17 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,757 at University of Massachusetts-Amherst.
Financial Aid Amount
UMass Amherst offers 304 major programs through online and on-site education where 45 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
|Award Level||Total Number of Programs||Available Online Class|
|Less than one year certificate||49||14|
|Post Bachelor's Degree||30||11|
|Post Master's Degree||1||1|
|Doctor's degree - research/scholarship||53||0|
|Doctor's degree - professional practice||2||1|
University of Massachusetts-Amherst offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
|Online Class||Undergraduate , Graduate|
|ROTC||Army, Air Force|
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,558)
University of Massachusetts-Amherst has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
|Yellow Ribbon Program|
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
|Credit for military training||✔|
|Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families||✔|
|Recognized student veteran organization||✔|
|Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges||✔|
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