University of Massachusetts Amherst

School Info

Institution Type
4 year Public
Campus Setting
Town
Student Teacher Ratio
18:1
Student Population
27,016
Campus Size
Very Large

Degrees Issued

  • Less than one year certificate
  • One but less than two years certificate
  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master's degree
  • Post-master's certificate

Contact Info

Amherst, Massachusetts 01003
(413) 545-0111

  • Massachusetts Schools
  • Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics in 2010

Statistics

Faculty Overview

Average University of Massachusetts Amherst Faculty Salaries

Instructors
$58,300
Lecturers
$57,331
Assistant Professors
$68,627
Associate Professors
$88,075
Professors
$116,741

University of Massachusetts Amherst Faculty by Function

Instructional & Research
1,570
Executive & Administrative
106
Other Professional
1,296
Non Professional
2,052
Total5,024

Percent Teachers At University of Massachusetts Amherst

Teachers 31.25%
  • Dark Yellow: Teachers
  • Yellow: Non Teachers

Tenure Status for Instructors & Researchers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst

Tenured
704
On Tenured Track
268
Not On Tenured Track
208

Tenure Status for instructors & Researchers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst by Gender

Tenured On Tenure Track Not On Tenure Track
Men 69%
Women 31%
Men 53%
Women 47%
Men 49%
Women 51%
  • Blue Pattern Men
  • Pink Women

Full Time Faculty Minorities at University of Massachusetts Amherst

Native American
22
Asian
314
African American
193
Hispanic
178
Total707

Part Time Faculty Minorities at the University of Massachusetts Amherst

Native American
11
Asian
164
African American
108
Hispanic
95
Total378

Full Time Faculty Minorities at University of Massachusetts Amherst by Gender

Native American Asian African American Hispanic
M 64%
W 36%
M 50%
W 50%
M 55%
W 45%
M 52%
W 48%
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women

Part Time Faculty Minorities at the University of Massachusetts Amherst by Gender

Native American Asian African American Hispanic
M 64%
W 36%
M 54%
W 46%
M 38%
W 62%
M 38%
W 62%
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women

University of Massachusetts Amherst New Hires

Instructional Facilities Secretarial Services Professional Support
M 49%
W 51%
Total102
M 0%
W 100%
Total1
M 57%
W 43%
Total23
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women
Maintenance Executive & Managerial
M 33%
W 67%
Total6
M 67%
W 33%
Total3

School Overview

U.S. News University of Massachusetts Amherst School Ranking

#94

In State Vs. Out of state undergraduates

In State 77%
  • Yellow: In State
  • Dark Yellow: Out Of State

University of Massachusetts Amherst Retention Rates

Full Time Students Part Time Students
Returning Students 87%
Returning Students 38%
  • Yellow: Returning Students
  • Dark Yellow: Non Returning Students

University of Massachusetts Amherst Graduation Rates

Full Time Students Part Time Students
Graduated Students 51%
Graduated Students 69%
  • Yellow: Graduated Students
  • Dark Yellow: Non Graduated Students

University of Massachusetts Amherst Overall Graduation Rates

Graduated Students 68%
  • Graduated Students
  • Non Graduated Students

University of Massachusetts Amherst Faculty Salaries

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