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University of Massachusetts Amherst

Amherst,
United States View map
United States
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Public
Very High
25,963
1,798
3,590

Postgraduate Overview

A leading center for public higher education in the Northeast, the University of Massachusetts Amherst has gained a reputation for excellence in a growing number of fields for its wide and varied academic offerings and for its expanding historic roles in education, research, and public service. The flagship campus of the Commonwealth's University system, the University of Massachusetts Amherst is a major research university enrolling over 30,000 students, from 49 United States and over 85 countries. Its 10 schools and colleges offer over 100 undergraduate majors, 78 master's and 48 doctoral programs. Sponsored research activities total over $200 million a year. Located on 1,460-acres in the scenic Pioneer Valley of Western Massachusetts, the campus provides a rich cultural environment in a rural setting close to major urban centers. As a member of the Five College consortium, the university shares a mutually rewarding relationship with students from Amherst, Hampshire, Mount Holyoke, and Smith colleges.

University Highlights

Total students - 25,963

15%
85%

International students - 3,590

62%
38%

Total faculty staff - 1,798

432
1366

Total students - 25,963

15%
85%

International students - 3,590

62%
38%

Total faculty staff - 1,798

1366
432
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