50-50 Profile: University of Massachusetts Amherst

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University of Massachusetts-Amherst -Public
Amherst, Massachusetts
28,518 (22,134 undergraduates)
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2013-14 Accepted: 63%
4 Year Graduation Rate: 59%
5 Year Graduation Rate: 71%
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FINANCES
Total Expenses In-State: $26,800
Total Expenses Out-of-State: $42,355
Average Net Price 12-13: $19,120
Freshman Non-Federal Loans: 11%
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75th PERCENTILE TEST SCORES
SAT Critical Reading: 640
SAT Math: 670
ACT: 29
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COMMON DATA SET
Percent Freshman not in top quarter of class: 31%
Percent Freshman with GPA <3.50: 22.2%
Percent of Freshman Need Met: 79%
Percent of Non-Need Freshman Receiving Awards: 11.8%
Average Freshman Non-Need Award: $4,386

Class Schedule: Yes
Shows Class Capacity: Yes
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Athletics
NCAA D1, Mid-American Conference

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Reasons to consider University of Massachusetts-Amherst (learn more):
Commonwealth Honors College
Lead Umass
Leadership and Community Engagement Institute
Student Union Art Gallery
Center for Student Business
iCons: Integrated Concentration in Science
Bachelor’s Degree with Individual Concentration
Five College Interchange
Center for International Securities and Derivatives Markets
Residential Academic Programs
Collaborative Undergraduate Research in Energy Program
Institute for Computational Biology, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics
Institute for Cellular Engineering
Environmental Biotechnology Center
Center for Digital Forensics and Society
Institute for Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies
MassNanoTech Institute

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