UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS-AMHERST - Profile

General Info: (413) 545-0111  
AMHERST , MA Financial Aid: (413) 545-0801  
1003 Admissions: (413) 545-0222  
For more information about this Institution, visit: www.umass.edu

Locale : Rural -- Any incorporated place, CDP, or non-place territory designated as rural by the Census Bureau.
Institution Type : Public -- Four or more years
Calendar System : Semester -- A calendar system that consists of two semesters during the academic year with about 16 weeks for each semester of instruction. There may be an additional summer session.

Carnegie Classification : Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive -- These institutions typically offer a wide range of baccalaureate programs, and they are committed to graduate education through the doctorate. They award 50 or more doctoral degrees per year across at least 15 disciplines
Regional Accreditation : Yes  -- New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
State Accreditation or Approval Agency : Implied no
National or Specialized Accreditation Agency : Yes

Degrees/Certificates Offered :Associate's Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree
Post-Master's Certificate
Doctor's Degree
Programs Offered :Accounting
African-American/ Black Studies
Anthropology
Applied Economics
Applied Horticulture/ Horticultural Business Services, Other
Applied Mathematics
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Astronomy
Biochemistry
Biological and Physical Sciences
Biology/ Biological Sciences, General
Botany/ Plant Biology
Business Administration and Management, General
Cell/ Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences, Other
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry, General
Chinese Language and Literature
City/ Urban, Community and Regional Planning
Civil Engineering, General
Communication Disorders, General
Communication Studies/ Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Computer Engineering, General
Computer Science
Counseling Psychology
Creative Writing
Crop Production
Dance, General
Drama and Dramatics/ Theatre Arts, General
Economics, General
Education, General
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering
English Language and Literature, General
Entomology
Environmental Design/ Architecture
Environmental/ Environmental Health Engineering
Equestrian/ Equine Studies
Family and Consumer Sciences/ Human Sciences, General
Family Resource Management Studies, General
Finance, General
Fine/ Studio Arts, General
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
Forestry, General
French Language and Literature
General Studies
Geography
Geology/ Earth Science, General
German Language and Literature
Hospitality Administration/ Management, General
Interior Architecture
Interior Design
Italian Language and Literature
Japanese Language and Literature
Journalism
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Labor and Industrial Relations
Landscape Architecture
Landscaping and Groundskeeping
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Linguistics
Marketing/ Marketing Management, General
Mathematics, General
Mechanical Engineering
Multi-/ Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Music Performance, General
Music, General
Natural Resources Management and Policy
Near and Middle Eastern Studies
Nursing, Other
Nursing/ Registered Nurse
Ornamental Horticulture
Philosophy
Physics, General
Plant Pathology/ Phytopathology
Political Science and Government, General
Polymer/ Plastics Engineering
Portuguese Language and Literature
Psychology, General
Public Administration
Public Health, General
Russian Language and Literature
Russian Studies
Social Sciences, Other
Sociology
Spanish Language and Literature
Sport and Fitness Administration/ Management
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other
Turf and Turfgrass Management
Wildlife and Wildlands Science and Management
Women's Studies
Wood Science and Wood Products/ Pulp and Paper Technology
Zoology/ Animal Biology
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