In 2016, 8,265 people graduated from undergraduate and graduate programs at University of Massachusetts-Amherst. 52.3% of these graduates were women, and 47.7% were men. The majority of graduating students were White (5,443 graduates), meaning that there were 6.78 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Unknown, with 803 graduates.
The median undergraduate tuition at University of Massachusetts-Amherst is $14,590, which is $7,599 more than the national median of $6,991. The cost of out-of-state tuition is $31,823, which is 218% of the cost for in-state students, and is $7,599 more than the national median $6,991.
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The median in-state tuition at University of Massachusetts-Amherst is $14,590, which is $7,599 more than the national median in-state tuition of $6,991. The cost of out-of-state tuition is $31,823, which is 218% of the cost for in-state students, and is $13,447 more than the national median out-of-state tuition of $18,376.
After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $20,093.
In 2016, 71% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 57% of undergraduate students received federal loans.
University of Massachusetts-Amherst received 40,822 undergraduate applications in 2016, which represents a 1.72% annual growth. Out of those 40,822 applicants, 24,364 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 59.7% acceptance rate.
There were 30,037 students enrolled at University of Massachusetts-Amherst in 2016, and 84% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.
University of Massachusetts-Amherst has an overall enrollment yield of 19.2%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.
University of Massachusetts-Amherst has a total enrollment of 30,037 students. The full-time enrollment at University of Massachusetts-Amherst is 23,746 students and the part-time enrollment is 6,291. This means that 79.1% of students enrolled at University of Massachusetts-Amherst are enrolled full-time.
The enrolled student population at University of Massachusetts-Amherst, both undergraduate and graduate, is 62%White, 8.91%Asian, 5.56%Hispanic or Latino, 3.89%Black or African American, 2.45%Two or More Races, 0.11%American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.05%Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.
Students enrolled at University of Massachusetts-Amherst in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority WhiteMale (24.5%), followed by WhiteFemale (22.5%) and AsianMale (3.84%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority WhiteFemale (2.05%), followed by WhiteMale (1.41%) and Hispanic or LatinoFemale (0.2%).
In 2016, 379 more women than men graduated from University of Massachusetts-Amherst. The majority of students graduating from University of Massachusetts-Amherst are White. These 5,443 graduates mean that there were 6.78 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Unknown, with 803 graduates.
University of Massachusetts-Amherst has an endowment valued at nearly $303M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $6.59M (2.17%), compared to the 1.09% average return ($2.96M on $270M) across all Doctoral Universities.
In 2015, University of Massachusetts-Amherst had a total expenditure of $1.06B. Of that $1.06B, they spent $503M on salaries and $120M on benefits.
University of Massachusetts-Amherst employs 458Professors, 312Associate professors, and 303Assistant professors. Most academics at University of Massachusetts-Amherst are MaleProfessors (330), FemaleAssistant professors (172), and MaleAssociate professors (165).
The most common positions for non-instructional staff at University of Massachusetts-Amherst are: Service, with 798 employees, Office and Administrative Support, with 716 employees, and Computer, Engineering, and Science with 493 employees.