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Amherst College is a private liberal arts college located in Amherst, Massachusetts, United States. Amherst is an exclusively undergraduate four-year institution and enrolled 1,817 students in the fall of 2012. Students choose courses from 38 major programs in an unusually open curriculum. Amherst is ranked as the second best liberal arts college in the country by U.S. News & World Report, and ranked tenth out of all U.S. colleges and universities by Forbes.
- also known as Amherst College, main campus
- part of Amherst, United States of America, Massachusetts
- official website: www.amherst.edu
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Amherst College 2012 (2011)
by Lem Atanga McCormick, Nadav Klein
Professor Willing to Reach Out The major advantage of Amherst College is that the population is so small; this leaves more than enough resources for students to get extra help from professors and other tutoring services.
Gender and Envy (1998)
by Nancy Burke
Amherst College is a highly selective and intensely competitive institution. On a good day that amounts to high standards, and on a had day to arrogance. The students who come to this college have all heen very good at something, and most ...
The Best 382 Colleges, 2018 (2017)
by Princeton Review
the liberal arts college scene, Amherst College is an intimate and academically demanding school in western Massachusetts, where its 1,800 students from all across the country come to collaborate on “the highest of academic problems.
The Encyclopedia Americana (1903)
Editor in Chief, Frederick Converse Beach ... Managing Editor, George Edwin Rines ... Associate and Advisory Editors ... Simon Newcomb ... James E. Creighton ... Robert S. Woodward
Amherst College, at Amherst, Mass, one of the best known and most influential New England colleges, though it has kept to the older college ideals of an all- round liberal education, neither workshop nor professional school, and not attempted ...
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature, and Companion to the Encyclopaedia Britannica. (9th Ed.) and to All Other Encyclopaedias
AMHERST COLLEGE is situated in the town of Amherst, Hampshire co., Mass. The town was named in honor of Gen. Jeffrey Amherst, the hero of Louis- burg, and the county, long distinguished for the large percentage of young ...
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature
Amherst College ............................. .. Amherst, Mass ......................... .. Baotou ...
South Asia: The Indian Subcontinent by Alison Arnold
Adam Nayyar Lok Virsa Research Centre Islamabad, Pakistan David Paul Nelson Amherst College Amherst, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Robert Ollikkala ...
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The Center of Community Engagement at Amherst College provides students with internship opportunities through The Pioneer Valley Citizen Summer program, ...
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