Programs of Study
With nearly 90 undergraduate majors residing in 10 schools and colleges, UMass Amherst has a program for you.
Commonwealth Honors College
The prestigious honors college at UMass Amherst offers the advantages of a small, intensive learning community coupled with the big opportunities of a nationally recognized research university.
Each year, over 1,200 UMass Amherst students participate in the more than 70 campus-sponsored programs on every continent.
Study Abroad & Domestic Exchange
Lose the whiteboard and make the world your classroom. Or stay in the U.S. and check out a new university and a new community.
Enroll at UMass Amherst, and you’re entitled to take courses at Amherst, Smith, Hampshire, and Mount Holyoke colleges.
Co-operative Education and Internships
Work as an ”apprentice“ with professionals from any field and gain valuable experience before graduation.
Residential Academic Programs
Think of it as academic room service or study in your pajamas. Students attend classes and study with other students from their residence hall—in the residential area.