University of Massachusetts-Amherst

Amherst, MA

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Academic details

1200-1390
SAT Score Range
400
1600
Required with application
26-31
ACT Score Range
1
36
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
17 to 1
Selectivity
Somewhat Selective (60% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Public 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
$9,694
Average grant for incoming freshmen
$4,609
Average Pell Grant
$5,516
Average Federal Loans

$7,869
Average Institutional Grant
$9,979
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$35,710 / year
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