The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • La Salle University is a private (not-for-profit) and UMass Amherst is a public school and both are four-years schools.
  • UMass Amherst has more expensive tuition & fees ($36,964) than La Salle University ($33,150).
  • It is harder to admit to UMass Amherst than La Salle University.
  • UMass Amherst has more students with 31,642 students while La Salle University has 4,624 students.
  • UMass Amherst has more full-time faculties with 1,452 faculties while La Salle University has 196 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - La Salle University and University of Massachusetts-Amherst.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
La Salle UniversityUMass Amherst
La Salle Universityvs.UMass Amherst
Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaLocationAmherst, Massachusetts
four-years, private (not-for-profit)School Typefour-years, public
Doctor's degree - professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Master's College and University (larger programs)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
$33,150Tuition & Fees
In-State$16,439
Out-Of-State$36,964
88% ($18,492)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)73% ($10,126)
$18,492Average Amount of Financial Aid$10,126
79.27 %Acceptance Rates57.58 %
20.21 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)19.63 %
-SAT Score1,355
-ACT Score31
65 %Graduation Rate83 %
1 %Transfer-out Rate-
78 %Retention Rate89 %
4,624Student Population31,642
196Number of Faculties1,452
13 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio17 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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