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The University of Massachusetts - Amherst

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Your Chances at UMass-Amherst
(on ACT score alone)
Your Chances at UMass-Amherst
(on SAT score alone)
Men
Women
# Applicants
17,361
18,651
# Admitted
10,722
11,943
% Admitted
61.8%
64.0%
% Overall
62.9%

Students who got into UMass-Amherst:

Tips mention: Interview (1), ACT/SAT (14), Grades (29), Sports/Extracurriculars (7), College Essay (7)
There is no real rulebook on "how to getJun 29 2018Political Science
There is no real rulebook on "how to get in", just study hard and try your best and apply. You never know until you try, do not be discouraged!
SAT: 1110 Female
Good SAT scores, extra cirriculars are good, check theJan 17 2018Communications
Good SAT scores, extra cirriculars are good, check the requirements for specific degrees as those vary.
SAT: 1150 Male
I completed the Mass transfer program at Quinsigamond CommunityMar 28 2017Industrial Design
I completed the Mass transfer program at Quinsigamond Community College in Worcester, Massachusetts. Maintaining a great gpa I went to Umass Amherst for two years and would have picked another school if I could do it again.
Male
You'll need good grades to get in as aNov 03 2016Economics
You'll need good grades to get in as a freshman, but anyone with a year of transfer credit and a pulse will be accepted.
SAT: 2140 Male
If you want to get in then just workApr 25 2016Chemical Engineering
If you want to get in then just work on your SAT scores. The university loves talking about how high their average SAT score are. Bring their average up and you're in. Also, some majors are super easy to get into and some are nearly impossible. For example, if you want to be a bio major or a math major you will have no issues. If you want to be a nurse.....good luck. It is tough. Engineering is also much harder. If you are worried about not getting in to the university then just apply as a major with a large graduating class(not as competitive) then transfer to your preferred major once in. Best of luck!
ACT: 32 SAT: 2290 Male
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