Amherst College
Amherst, MA
January 1st
Student Ranked #85
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Parchment Member Admission information for students Interested in Amherst College last year

Academic Performance

27
2009
3.8

Top States

  • 14%
  • 12%
  • 9%
  • 5%
  • 5%

Top Majors

  • Political Science & Government, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Economics, General
  • English Language & Literature, General
  • Computer Science

Demographics

53% female
47% male
  • 43% Caucasian
  • 20% East Asian
  • 8% South Asian
  • 8% Hispanic
  • 5% African-American

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

Academic Performance

27
1962
3.7

Top States

  • 19%
  • 8%
  • 8%
  • 7%
  • 6%

Top Majors

  • Economics, General
  • Political Science & Government, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Neuroscience
  • English Language & Literature, General

Demographics

52% female
48% male
  • 39% Caucasian
  • 22% East Asian
  • 16% Hispanic
  • 7% African-American
  • 4% South Asian

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

Academic Performance

30
2098
3.9

Top States

  • 27%
  • 11%
  • 9%
  • 7%
  • 7%

Top Majors

  • Political Science & Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • English Language & Literature, General
  • Chemistry, General

Demographics

56% female
44% male
  • 29% Caucasian
  • 20% Hispanic
  • 16% East Asian
  • 13% African-American
  • 9% Other

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

Academic Performance

27
1825
3.9

Top States

  • 32%
  • 13%
  • 8%
  • 5%
  • 4%

Top Majors

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

Demographics

53% female
47% male
  • 53% Caucasian
  • 16% East Asian
  • 12% Hispanic
  • 7% South Asian
  • 5% None Indicated

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Basic Information
Amherst College Official Admissions Statistics 2013 - 2014 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: 13.8%
  • Yield Rate: 40%

Enrollment

  • Undergraduates:

Most Popular Degrees

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