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 La Salle University is a Private (not-for-profit) school and both are 4 or more years schools.
  • UMass Amherst has more expensive tuition & fees ($36,427) than La Salle University ($32,425).
  • It is harder to admit to UMass Amherst than La Salle University.
  • UMass Amherst has more students with 30,593 students while La Salle University has 5,191 students.
  • UMass Amherst has more full-time faculties with 1,417 faculties while La Salle University has 218 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - University of Massachusetts-Amherst and La Salle University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
UMass AmherstLa Salle University
UMass Amherstvs.La Salle University
Amherst, MassachusettsLocationPhiladelphia, 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 - professional practice
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationMaster's College and University (larger programs)
In-State$16,439
Out-Of-State$36,427
Tuition & Fees$32,425
73% ($9,757)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)89% ($16,783)
$9,757Average Amount of Financial Aid$16,783
57.58 %Acceptance Rates79.27 %
19.63 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)20.21 %
1,290SAT Score-
29ACT Score-
82 %Graduation Rate66 %
13 %Transfer-out Rate23 %
91 %Retention Rate74 %
30,593Student Population5,191
1,417Number of Faculties218
17 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio12 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

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