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Graduate School University of Massachusetts Amherst

  • Amherst, MA
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Small
    setting
  • 50%50%
    student ratio
  • 5,792
    total students
  • $1,980 | $13,314
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • February 1
    fall application deadline
  • 31%
    acceptance rate
  • 36 Degrees
    degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Master of Architecture (M Arch)
      Doctor of Education (Ed D)
      Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering/Master of Business Administration (MSME/MBA)
      Master of Science in Accounting (MSA)
      Master of Science (MS)
      Master of Public Policy (MPP)
      Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies (CAGS)
      Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA)
      Master of Science in Chemical Engineering (MSChE)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science in Engineering Management (MSEM)
      Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering (MSECE)
      Master of Regional Planning (MRP)
      Master of Public Health/Master of Public Policy and Administration (MPH/MPPA)
      Master of Public Health (MPH)
      Master of Music (MM)
      Master of Public Policy and Administration/Master of Business Administration (MPPA/MBA)
      Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering (MSME)
      Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
      Master of Education (M Ed)
      Master of Science in Civil Engineering/Master of Business Administration (MSCE/MBA)
      Master of Public Policy and Administration/Master of Education (MPPA/M Ed)
      Master of Public Policy and Administration (MPPA)
      Doctor of Audiology (Au D)
      Master of Landscape Architecture/Master of Regional Planning (MLA/MRP)
      Master of Business Administration (MBA)
      Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
      Master of Science in Environmental Engineering/Master of Business Administration (MS Envr E/MBA)
      Master of Business Administration/Master of Science (MBA/MS)
      Master of Science in Civil Engineering (MSCE)
      Master of Science in Industrial Engineering (MSIE)
      Master of Business Administration/Master of Science in Industrial Engineering (MBA/MSIE)
      Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
      Master of Public Policy and Administration/Master of Regional Planning (MPPA/MRP)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Science in Environmental Engineering (MS Env E)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 1305
    • Doctoral Degrees 307
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 29
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees V, Required for some and Required for some
    • Doctoral Degrees V, Required and Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

31% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 10,714
    • Accepted 3,328
    • Acceptance Rate 31
    • Enrolled 1,569
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st October 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$1,980
    • Out-of-state tuition *$13,314
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$10,338.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students5792
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students5792
    • Part-time Percentage44%
    • Full-time Percentage56%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino6%
    • Black / African American5%
    • White / Caucasian72%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian6%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown9%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty1,409
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage36%
    • Male Percentage64%

Location & Contact

Graduate School

University of Massachusetts Amherst

Goodell Building
Amherst, MA 01003
United States

Dr. John McCarthy

Dean

Phone: 413-545-5271
Fax: 413-545-3754

Ms. Lindsay DeSantis

Supervisor of Admissions

Phone: 413-545-0721
Fax: 413-577-0100
Email: gradadm@grad.umass.edu



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