Founded in 1863, University of Massachusetts Amherst is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium-sized town of Amherst (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Massachusetts. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, University of Massachusetts Amherst (UMass Amherst) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Massachusetts Amherst (UMass Amherst) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 154 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UMass Amherst also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
Important: please contact or visit the official website of University of Massachusetts Amherst for detailed information on areas of study and degree levels currently offered; the above uniRank Degree Levels and Areas of Study Matrix is indicative only and may not be up-to-date or complete.
|Local students||12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 Euro)||2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)|
|International students||over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)||10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro)|
Important: the above average yearly tuition ranges do not include room, board or other external costs; tuition may vary by areas of study, degree level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact the appropriate University of Massachusetts Amherst's office for detailed information on yearly tuitions which apply to your specific situation and study interest; the above uniRank Yearly Tuition Range Matrix is indicative only and may not be up-to-date or complete.
Men and Women (coed)
Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
37 Mather Drive
+1 (413) 545 0222
Important: admission policy and acceptance rate may vary by areas of study, degree level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact the appropriate University of Massachusetts Amherst's Admission Office for detailed information on a specific admission selection policy and acceptance rate; the above University admission information is indicative only and may not be complete or up-to-date.
Important: please contact or visit the official website of University of Massachusetts Amherst for detailed information on facilities and services provided, including the type of scholarships and other financial aids offered to local or international students; the information above is indicative only and may not be complete or up-to-date.
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Year of first Accreditation
Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations
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College of Engineering College of Humanities and Fine Arts College of Natural Resources and the Environment College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics College of Social and Behavioral Sciences Commonwealth College Isenberg School of Management School of Education School of Nursing School of Public Health and Health Sciences Stockbridge School of Agriculture Graduate School
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