#627 Overall Influence #955 Desirability Rank

Hampshire College

Private liberal arts college in Amherst, Massachusetts, United States

From Wikipedia

Hampshire College is a private liberal arts college in Amherst, Massachusetts. It was opened in 1970 as an experiment in alternative education, in association with four other colleges in the Pioneer Valley: Amherst College, Smith College, Mount Holyoke College, and the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Together they are known as the Five College Consortium. The campus also houses the National Yiddish Book Center and Eric Carle Museum, and hosts the annual Hampshire College Summer Studies in Mathematics.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

1,202

Acceptance

59%

Graduation Rate

66%

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$50,030

Fees (in-state)

$1,738

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$21,009
30K - 48K$23,981
48K - 75K$23,520
75K - 110K$29,721
110K+$41,470

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$39,900

Employed

86%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

1K

Under-Grads

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

893 West St, Amherst MA 01002-5001

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

31 per 100K

Violent Crime

1 per 100K

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

6 per 100K

Violent Crime

2 per 100K

What is Hampshire College known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#348 World Rank
Literature
#521 World Rank
Education
#549 World Rank
Physics
#334 World Rank
Psychology
#545 World Rank
Mathematics
#581 World Rank
Computer Science
#371 World Rank
Communications
#479 World Rank
History
#718 World Rank
Political Science
#1393 World Rank
Biology
#847 World Rank
Law
#765 World Rank
Philosophy
#1580 World Rank
Medical
#392 World Rank
Sociology
#321 World Rank
Anthropology
#900 World Rank
Economics
#2032 World Rank
Religious Studies
#2650 World Rank
Chemistry

Other areas of influence

#557 World Rank
Social Work
#1064 World Rank
Business
#1218 World Rank
Engineering
#1259 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1921 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#4447 World Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are Hampshire College's Most influential alumni?

Hampshire College 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Anthropology, Psychology, and Literature

Danny Tamberelli

Danny Tamberelli

American actor

Suzanne Greenberg

American writer

Johnny Dwork

Flying disc world champion

Phyllis Coley

Biologist

Meguey Baker

American roleplaying game designer

Daniel Licht

American film composer and musician

Concetta DiRusso

Researcher

Mequitta Ahuja

African American artist

Thomas H. Stoner Jr.

American entrepreneur and writer

Alex Rivera

American filmmaker

Maggie Thrash

Maggie Thrash

American author

Math Bass

American artist