With over 100 major subject areas leading to bachelor's degrees, 79 master’s and 48 doctoral programs, UMass Amherst offers a vast array of educational opportunities for full and part-time students, both on and off-campus. Interdisciplinary majors, online learning, the Five College Interchange and internships and international study add to the opportunities.
Schools and Colleges
We have 10 schools and colleges where you can explore academic disciplines from architecture and food science to journalism and public health.
If you're interested in graduate education, consider one of our 79 master’s and 48 doctoral programs.
Current students who have not declared a major, as well as those who have, can find information about where to go for academic assistance.
Summer and Winter Sessions
Catch up, get ahead, get Gen Ed credits, or explore new interests during UMass Amherst Summer and Winter Sessions.
University Without Walls
We have convenient and flexible online and campus-based opportunities to meet your personal and professional academic goals.