Amherst College
Amherst, MA
January 1st
Student Ranked #7
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Parchment Member Admission information for students Interested in Amherst College last year

Academic Performance

22
1400
3.7

Top States

  • 18%
  • 7%
  • 7%
  • 6%
  • 5%

Top Majors

  • Political Science & Government, General
  • English Language & Literature, General
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration/Management

Demographics

55% female
45% male
  • 44% Caucasian
  • 11% East Asian
  • 9% Hispanic
  • 7% South Asian
  • 6% African-American

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Parchment Member Admission information for students Applying to Amherst College last year

Academic Performance

19
1416
3.5

Top States

  • 20%
  • 6%
  • 5%
  • 5%
  • 5%

Top Majors

  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Political Science & Government, General
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Computer Science
  • Biochemistry

Demographics

56% female
44% male
  • 33% Caucasian
  • 12% East Asian
  • 10% Hispanic
  • 6% African-American
  • 6% South Asian

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Parchment Member Admission information for students Accepted to Amherst College last year

Academic Performance

26
1486
3.9

Top States

  • 20%
  • 9%
  • 9%
  • 9%
  • 6%

Top Majors

  • Political Science & Government, General
  • Law (LL.B., J.D.)
  • Mathematics, General
  • International/Global Studies
  • Economics, General

Demographics

51% female
49% male
  • 26% Caucasian
  • 26% East Asian
  • 14% African-American
  • 11% Hispanic
  • 11% South Asian

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Parchment Member Admission information for students Denied by Amherst College last year

Academic Performance

25
1447
3.7

Top States

  • 30%
  • 8%
  • 8%
  • 6%
  • 6%

Top Majors

  • Political Science & Government, General
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Neuroscience
  • Environmental Studies

Demographics

53% female
47% male
  • 48% Caucasian
  • 23% East Asian
  • 8% Hispanic
  • 5% African-American
  • 3% Middle-Eastern

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Basic Information
Amherst College Official Admissions Statistics 2015 - 2016 Academic Year

Application Deadline

  • Early Decision Deadline: November 15th
  • Regular Decision Deadline: January 1st

Cost

  • Application Fees: $
  • Tuition: $
  • Room and Board: $

Admission Overview

  • Applicants:
  • Admitted:
  • Acceptance Rate: 13.7%
  • Yield Rate: 41%

Enrollment

  • Undergraduates:

Most Popular Degrees

  • Economics, General
  • English Language & Literature, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • History, General
  • Political Science & Government, General