About University of Massachusetts Amherst
The University of Massachusetts Amherst (also known as Massachusetts, UMass or UMass Amherst) is a public university in New England. It was founded in 1863.
The university offers 86 bachelor's degree programs, six associate's, 72 master’s and 50 doctoral programs in eight schools and colleges.
According to the U.S. News and World Report's 2012 edition of America's Best Colleges, UMass Amherst is ranked 94th on the list of "Best National Universities", and 42nd among public universities.
QS World University Rankings 2014
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