| | |
Please select a school type.

Amherst College

Academics and Majors

Amherst Students Say...

With about 1,800 students, Amherst College “has a strong sense of community born of its small size” that goes hand-in-hand with an atmosphere that “encour­ages discussion and cooperation.” Many here are quick to praise the “fantastic” professors and “supportive” administration. “Professors come here to teach,” says one undergrad, “not just to do re... More More

Visiting And Contact Information

220 South Pleasant Street

Amherst, MA 01002

United States

Phone: 413-542-2328

Fax: 413-542-2040


Majors & Special Programs
Academic Rating: 97
Most Popular Majors: Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Economics, General
Political Science and Government, General
All Majors: African-American/Black Studies
African-American/Black Studies
Ancient Studies/Civilization
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature
More More
Degrees Offered: Certificate
Combined Degree Programs: Not Reported
Special Study Options: Cross Registration
Double Major
Exchange Student
Honors Program
Student Designed Major
Study Abroad
Teacher Certification
More More
Faculty & Class Information
Student Faculty Ratio:8:1
Total Faculty:263
Full-time & part-time faculty with Phds:252
Classes Taught by TAs:0%
Most Frequent Class Size:10 - 19
Most Frequent Lab & Sub-Section Size:10 - 19
More More

Key Statistics

Academics & Majors

  • Academic Rating:
  • Academic Calendar:
  • Student Faculty Ratio:
  • Total Faculty:
Need help researching schools? College Recruiter is a free service