Undergraduate Majors at University of Massachusetts Amherst

The most popular major at University of Massachusetts Amherst is Psychology followed by Political Science and Government and Finance. A list of all 93 available majors and annual graduates is presented below.

List of undergrad majors offered at University of Massachusetts Amherst

Agriculture

Graduates
Agricultural Economics 85
Crop Production 5
Equestrian/Equine Studies 7
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations 7
Landscaping and Groundskeeping 17
Turf and Turfgrass Management 23
Applied Horticulture/Horticultural Business Services, Other 16
Animal Sciences 38
Food Science 18
Plant Sciences 47

Computer and Information Sciences

Graduates
Computer Science 79

Engineering

Graduates
Chemical Engineering 41
Civil Engineering 81
Computer Engineering 21
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 36
Mechanical Engineering 76
Industrial Engineering 8

Foreign Languages

Graduates
Linguistics 28
Comparative Literature 18
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 7
Chinese Language and Literature 15
Japanese Language and Literature 30
French Language and Literature 13
Italian Language and Literature 9
Portuguese Language and Literature 1
Spanish Language and Literature 44
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 22
Legal Professions 136

Legal Professions

Graduates

English and Literature

Graduates
English Language and Literature 167

Liberal Arts and Humanities

Graduates
General Studies 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities, Other 99

Biology

Graduates
Biology/Biological Sciences 170
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 63
Microbiology 43
Exercise Physiology 145
Biotechnology 2

Mathematics

Graduates
Mathematics 70

Natural Resources Conservation

Graduates
Natural Resources/Conservation 29
Environmental Science 35
Forestry 15
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management 19

General Studies

Graduates
Biological and Physical Sciences 6
Medieval and Renaissance Studies 6
Nutrition Sciences 32
Marine Sciences 3
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 198

Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies

Graduates
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 135

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Graduates
Philosophy 42
Religion/Religious Studies 1
Jewish/Judaic Studies 5

Architecture

Graduates
Architecture 35
Environmental Design/Architecture 19
Landscape Architecture 20

Physical Sciences

Graduates
Astronomy 10
Chemistry 39
Geology/Earth Science 27
Physics 28

Psychology

Graduates
Psychology 492

Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting

Graduates
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 4

Human Services

Graduates
Public Policy Analysis 9

Social Sciences

Graduates
Social Sciences 3
Anthropology 37
Economics 177
Geography 4
International Relations and Affairs 4
Political Science and Government 252
Sociology 179
Social Sciences, Other 35

Construction Trades

Graduates
Building Construction Technology 32

Ethnic Studies

Graduates
Latin American Studies 15
Near and Middle Eastern Studies 9
Russian Studies 1
German Studies 12
African-American/Black Studies 6
Women's Studies 17

Visual and Performing Arts

Graduates
Dance 9
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts 46
Fine/Studio Arts 52
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 22
Music 34
Music Performance 13

Health Professions

Graduates
Communication Sciences and Disorders 68
Pre-Veterinary Studies 17
Public Health 63
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 164

Business

Graduates
Business Administration and Management 125
Accounting 175
Finance 212
Hospitality Administration/Management 204
Marketing/Marketing Management 125

History

Graduates
History 158

Communication

Graduates
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 296
Journalism 120

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=166629 IPEDS survey data for University of Massachusetts Amherst.