Amherst College

General Information

Institution Type

4-year, Private not-for-profit 

Admissions Office Phone

(413) 542-2000 

Admissions Office Address

Boltwood Avenue, Amherst, Massachusetts 01002-5000 

Admissions Website

http://www.amherst.edu 

 
Cost
Number of Students Enrolled
 
 

Admissions

Open admission policy

No

Secondary school GPA required

Recommended

Secondary school rank required

Recommended

Secondary school record required

Required

Completion of college-preparatory program required

Recommended

Recommendation required

Required

Formal demonstration of competencies required

Recommended

Admission test score required

Required

Other test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) required

Do not know

TOEFL (test of English as a foreign language) required

Required

Degrees/Certificates

Degrees / Certifications Offered

Bachelors

Number of Programs Offered

27

Programs Offered (By Subject)

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  • C
  • D
  • E
  • F
  • G
  • H
  • I
  • J
  • K
  • L
  • M
  • N
  • O
  • P
  • Q
  • R
  • S
  • T
  • U
  • V
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Acting

Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General

Art

Art/Art Studies, General

Biology

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

Chemistry

Chemistry, General

Computer Science

Computer Science

English

English Language and Literature, General

Health Science

Neuroscience

History

History, General

Language

Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
French Language and Literature
German Language and Literature
Latin Language and Literature
Russian Language and Literature
Spanish Language and Literature

Law

Legal Studies, General

Liberal Arts

Philosophy

Math

Mathematics, General

Music

Music, General

Physics

Physics, General

Political Science

Political Science and Government, General

Psychology

Psychology, General

Science

Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Astronomy
Chemistry, General
Geology/Earth Science, General
Physics, General
Psychology, General
Anthropology

Sociology

Sociology

Technology

Computer Science

Theology

Religion/Religious Studies