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Address374 Whitmore Building 181 Presidents Drive, Amherst, MA 01003
Net Price
School TypePublic, 4 or more years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (very high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
University of Massachusetts-Amherst Campus, Amherst, MA
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2020 Tuition & Fees and 2021 Estimation

For undergraduate school, its 2020 tuition and fees are $16,389 for in-state students and $35,710 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, its 2020 tuition and fees are $16,209 for in-state students and $31,724 for out-of-state students.
The estimated 2021 tuition & fees are $16,907 for Massachusetts residents and $36,888 for out-of-state students. The estimated 2021 graduate school tuition & fees are $16,648 for Massachusetts residents and $32,628 for out-of-state students.
The average earning in 10 years after graduation from the school is $57,700. The average salary varies depending on the field of study where Computer Science program shows the highest salary with $75,400 after graduating from University of Massachusetts-Amherst.
2019-20 Tuition & Fees2020-21 Estimation
UMass Amherst 2019-2020 Tuition Costs Chart
source: IPEDS, U.S. Department of Education
University of Massachusetts-Amherst 2020-2021 Estimated Tuition Costs Chart
The estimation for 2020-2021 tuition costs is based on the cost change rates of last year.

2020 Key Stats

The Acceptance rate at University of Massachusetts-Amherst is 64% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 21%. The average graduation rate is 82%. Total 6,106 students are attending at the school and the school offers campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory and residence halls possessed by the school). Key academic stats for the school are listed in next table.
2020 Key Academics Statistics at UMass Amherst
Admission Stats »64% Acceptance Rate / 21% Yield
Test Scores »1,290 SAT / 86 ACT
Graduation Rate »82%
Transfer-out Rate13%
Retention Rate91%(full-time), 31% (part-time)
Student to Faculty Ratio5.88% (17 to 1)
Student Population »6,106 (5,143 undergraduate)
Average Financial Aid »$9,757
Average Earning After 10 years of graduation$57,700
Average Salary by Field of Study$21,600 - $75,400

Special Learning Opportunities and On-Campus Student Services

University of Massachusetts-Amherst offers online classes (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. 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 UMass Amherst
Online ClassUndergraduate, Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening CollegeYes
Teacher CertificationYes
Study AbroadYes
UMass Amherst provides a number of student services including academic/career counseling services, employment services for students, Placement services for completers.
On-Campus Student Services at UMass Amherst
Remedial servicesNo
Academic/career counseling serviceYes
Employment services for studentsYes
Placement services for completersYes
On-campus day care for students' childrenYes
Library facilities at institutionVarious Library Facilities Provided

Special Characteristics

Next table illustrates special characteristics of University of Massachusetts-Amherst.
UMass Amherst Special Characteristics
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Has HospitalNo
Offer Medical DegreeNo
Board/Meal PlanYes
Dormitory Capacity14,491

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