The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • UMass Amherst is a Public and Duquesne University is a Private (not-for-profit) school and both are 4 or more years schools.
  • Duquesne University has more expensive tuition & fees ($41,892) than UMass Amherst ($36,427).
  • It is harder to admit to UMass Amherst than Duquesne University.
  • UMass Amherst has a higher submitted SAT score (1,290) than Duquesne University (1,215).
  • UMass Amherst has higher submitted ACT score (29) than Duquesne University (26).
  • UMass Amherst has more students with 30,593 students while Duquesne University has 9,274 students.
  • UMass Amherst has more full-time faculties with 1,417 faculties while Duquesne University has 494 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - University of Massachusetts-Amherst and Duquesne University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
UMass AmherstDuquesne University
UMass Amherstvs.Duquesne University
Amherst, MassachusettsLocationPittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (high research activity)
In-State$16,439
Out-Of-State$36,427
Tuition & Fees$41,892
73% ($9,757)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)94% ($21,205)
$9,757Average Amount of Financial Aid$21,205
57.58 %Acceptance Rates71.70 %
19.63 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)29.70 %
1,290SAT Score1,215
29ACT Score26
82 %Graduation Rate81 %
13 %Transfer-out Rate-
91 %Retention Rate84 %
30,593Student Population9,274
1,417Number of Faculties494
17 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio13 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
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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