University of Massachusetts-Amherst

Amherst, MA

Questions and Answers

Srikar K.
1 month ago
Does my scholarship transfer if I also transfer from another UMass college?
Srikar K.
1 month ago
Does the tuition change between the different UMass colleges?
Victoria S.
1 month ago
What do your admissions counselors look for in an ideal applicant?
Victoria S.
1 month ago
Does your school consider SAT scores in its admissions decision?
Aleyah D.
1 month ago
What services do you provide for students with special needs?
Aleyah D.
1 month ago
How does the university make sure that the campus is a safe place for everyone?

Academic details

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
17 to 1
Somewhat Selective (60% Acceptance Rate)
School type
4-year institution

Diversity statistics

58% White
9% Asian
7% Hispanic
5% Black
3% Multiracial
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Senior Software Engineer121k
Software Engineer91k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)78k
Operations Manager72k
Mechanical Engineer71k
Marketing Manager70k
Financial Analyst62k
Based on 27,111 student responses
58.7kAvg. Early Career Pay
104.6kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
46%in High-Meaning careers
24%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
Average grant for incoming freshmen
Average Pell Grant
Average Federal Loans

Average Institutional Grant
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$35,710 / year
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