Directory Information of Amherst College

AddressBoltwood Avenue, Amherst, MA 01002-5000
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School TypePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more years
Carnegie CategoryBaccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences
Highest Degree OfferedBachelor's degree
Amherst College Campus, Amherst, MA

2019 Tuition & Fees and 2020 Estimation

For undergraduate school, its 2019 tuition and fees are $56,426. Total 1,836 students are attending at the school and the school offers campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory and residence halls possessed by the school).
2018-19 Tuition & Fees2019-20 Estimation
Amherst College 2018-2019 Tuition Costs Chart
source: IPEDS, U.S. Department of Education
Amherst College 2019-2020 Estimated Tuition Costs Chart
The estimation for 2019-2020 tuition costs is based on the cost change rates of last year.

2019 Key Stats of Amherst College

The Acceptance ratio at Amherst College is 13% and Graduation rate is 95%. Key academic stats at Amherst College are listed in next table.
2019 Key Academics Stats at Amherst College
Acceptance Rate »13%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) »39%
Graduation Rate »95%
Transfer-out Rate2%
Retention Rate97%(full-time)
Student to Faculty Ratio12.50% (8 to 1)
Student Population »1,836 (all undergraduate)
Average Financial Aid »$50,424

Special Learning Opportunities and On-Campus Student Services

Amherst College does not offer online classes (distance learning opportunities) for any degree program. It has ROTC programs and offers teacher certification programs which designed to prepare students to meet the requirements for certification as teachers . Next table summarizes the special learning opportunities.
Special Learning Opportunities at Amherst College
Online ClassNo
Weekend/Evening CollegeNo
Teacher CertificationYes
Study AbroadYes
Amherst College provides a number of student services including academic/career counseling services, employment services for students, Placement services for completers.
On-Campus Student Services at Amherst College
Remedial servicesNo
Academic/career counseling serviceYes
Employment services for studentsYes
Placement services for completersYes
On-campus day care for students' childrenNo
Library facilities at institutionVarious Library Facilities Provided

Special Characteristics of Amherst College

Next table illustrates special characteristics of Amherst College.
Special Characteristics at Amherst College
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Has HospitalNo
Offer Medical DegreeNo
Board/Meal PlanYes
Dormitory Capacity1,820

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