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University Of Massachusetts Amherst

University Of Massachusetts Amherst

The University of Massachusetts Amherst, also known as UMass Amherst, is a public, coeducational, land-grant, research university. It is located in Amherst, Massachusetts, United States. It was established in the year 1863. The school currently grants admission to over 15,000 students annually. It is well known for its courses in the fields of science, media, landscaping and horticulture, and liberal arts.

University of Massachusetts Amherst's sports teams are called the Minutemen (Men's teams) and the Minutewomen (Women's teams). 'Sam the Minuteman 'is the official mascot of the university. Various sports programs are offered to the students in football, basketball, field hockey, lacrosse, soccer, and baseball. There are also two major gymnasiums and squash courts on the campus.

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Natural Resources/Conservation, General
Environmental Science
Forestry, General
Wildlife, Fish And Wildlands Science And Management
African Studies
Latin American Studies
Near And Middle Eastern Studies
Russian Studies
German Studies
African-American/Black Studies
Women's Studies
Computer Science
Education, General
Multicultural Education
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
Art Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering, General
Computer Engineering, General
Electrical And Electronics Engineering
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Polymer/Plastics Engineering
Industrial Engineering
Biological/Biosystems Engineering
Linguistics
Comparative Literature
East Asian Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, General
Chinese Language And Literature
Japanese Language And Literature
French Language And Literature
Italian Language And Literature
Portuguese Language And Literature
Spanish Language And Literature
Classics And Classical Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, General
English Language And Literature, General
Creative Writing
General Studies
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities, Other
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biochemistry And Molecular Biology
Botany/Plant Biology
Cell/Cellular And Molecular Biology
Microbiology, General
Entomology
Exercise Physiology
Biostatistics
Biotechnology
Evolutionary Biology
Epidemiology
Neuroscience
Mathematics, General
Applied Mathematics, General
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Biological And Physical Sciences
Mathematics And Computer Science
Historic Preservation And Conservation
Medieval And Renaissance Studies
Nutrition Sciences
Cognitive Science
Marine Sciences
Sustainability Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Sport And Fitness Administration/Management
Philosophy
Religion/Religious Studies
Jewish/Judaic Studies
Astronomy
Chemistry, General
Geology/Earth Science, General
Physics, General
Materials Science
Psychology, General
School Psychology
Public Policy Analysis, General
Building Construction Technology
Dance, General
Interior Design
Drama And Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Art History, Criticism And Conservation
Music, General
Music Performance, General
Fine And Studio Arts Management
History, General
Public/Applied History
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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2015-16, National Center for Education Statistics, https://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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