Amherst College

  • Total 1,849 Students

    Total 1,849 students are attending at Amherst College (all undergraduate students).

    Student Population
  • 50:50 Male-Female Ratio

    922 male students (50% of total 1,849 students) are attending and 927 female students (50%) are taking classes at Amherst College.

    Gender Distribution
  • 471 New Students

    For current academic year,471 first time students (freshmen) are enrolling into Amherst College. By gender, 237 male students (50%) and 234 female students (50%) are taking classes at Amherst College.

Total Student Population

Total 1,849 students are attending at Amherst College (all undergraduate students). By gender, 922 male students and 927 female students are attending at Amherst College.

Undergraduate
Male922
Female927
Total1,849

By attendance status, all students are attending at Amherst College with full-time status. Next table summarizes student population by attendance status and degree programs.

Undergraduate
Full-time1,849
Part-time-
Total1,849

Enrollment By Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, there are 790 White students (42.73%) and 260 Asian students (14.06%) at Amherst College(top 2 most races/ethnicity). Next table summarizes the population diversity by race at Amherst College.

Undergraduate
TotalMaleFemale
American Indian or Alaska Native835
Asian260108152
Black or African American21494120
Hispanic253114139
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White790432358
Two or More Races904347
Race/Ethnicity Unknown602733
Total 1,849922927
Undergraduate
TotalFull-timePart-time
American Indian or Alaska Native880
Asian2602600
Black or African American2142140
Hispanic2532530
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White7907900
Two or More Races90900
Race/Ethnicity Unknown60600
Total 1,8491,8490

Age Distribution

By age, there are 1,831 students whose age under twenty five and 5 students whose age is over thirty years old at Amherst College. Especially, 4 students are younger than eighteen. Next table summarizes the student age distribution by degree, gender, and attending status.at Amherst College.

Undergraduate
TotalMaleFemale
Under 18413
18-19753348405
20-21844419425
22-2423013991
25-2912102
30-34550
unknown101
Total1,849922927
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Full-timePart-timeFull-timePart-timeFull-timePart-time
Under 1840 40 00
18-197530 7530 00
20-218440 8440 00
22-242300 2300 00
25-29120 120 00
30-3450 50 00
unknown10 10 00
Total 1,8490 1,8490 00

Distance Learning Population

At Amherst College, 0 students (0.00% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Next tables describes the number of students who enrolled one or more online courses.

Undergraduate
Total1,849
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes0
Enrolled Some in Online Classes0
Not Enrolled in Online Classes1,849
Undergraduate
Massachusetts Residents0
Other State in U.S.0
Outside of U.S.0
Unknown0

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