Amherst College

Boltwood Avenue, Amherst, MA

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Questions and Answers about Amherst College

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1 year ago
Can you try out for the women's volleyball team or do you need to be recruited?
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What intramural club sports does Amherst College offer?
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What division is Amherst College sports teams?
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How are FLI students supported on campus?
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What kind of merit scholarships does Amherst College offer?
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Majors offered at Amherst College

Biggest majors
Research and Experimental Psychology

Academics at Amherst College

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
7 to 1
Most Selective (13% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Non-profit Private 4-year institution
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Common careers for Amherst College students

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)168k
Senior Software Engineer159k
Software Engineer104k
Product Manager, Software103k
Business Development Manager97k
Business Development Associate55k
Business Analyst (Unspecified Type)52k
Based on 1,855 student responses
64.8kAvg. Early Career Pay
127.1kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
46%in High-Meaning careers
32%in STEM careers

Net price of attending Amherst College

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