Majors

Browse Courses

Find course lists on the majors pages, or browse the Amherst College Course Scheduler and the Five College Course Catalog.

Academics

Drawing class

A student-to-faculty ratio of eight to one, and an average class size of 16, enable Amherst students to interact closely with professors, who are internationally known scholars, researchers, authors and artists.

What does learning look like at Amherst?

It's personal, dynamic and rigorous.

What do we mean?

We mean students