CNS at a Glance

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CNS Snapshot

CNS Snapshot 2016-2017

CNS Research Center

CNS Research Centers 2016-2017

13 Departments & 2 Schools

  • Astronomy
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Environmental Conservation
  • Food Science
  • Geosciences
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Microbiology
  • Physics
  • Polymer Science and Engineering
  • Psychological and Brain Sciences
  • School of Earth and Sustainability
  • Stockbridge School of Agriculture
  • Veterinary and Animal Sciences

Please note that Computer Science is now the College of Information and Computer Sciences.

Eighteen Buildings

  • Agriculture Engineering
  • Apiary
  • Bowditch
  • Chenowith
  • Clark
  • Conte Polymer Science
  • Fernald
  • French
  • Goessmann
  • Hasbrouck
  • Holdsworth
  • Integrated Sciences
  • Lederle
  • Life Sciences Laboratories
  • Morrill
  • Paige
  • Stockbridge
  • Tobin

Education

  • 6 AS programs (Stockbridge School)
  • 33 BS & BA programs
  • 39 MS & PhD programs

Grants FY2014

  • $69.95 million in state appropriations
  • $72.59 million in sponsored research

People

  • 311 Tenure system faculty
  • 118 Lecturers
  • 45 Research and extension faculty
  • 7,450 Undergraduate students
  • 983 Graduate students

Interdisciplinary Collaborations

6 Graduate Programs

  • Architecture & Design
  • Molecular & Cellular Biology
  • Neuroscience & Behavior
  • Organismic & Evolutionary Biology
  • Plant Biology
  • Sustainability Science

7 Graduate Training & Certificates

  • Cognitive Science
  • Food Science Public Policy
  • NSF IGERT: Cellular Engineering
  • NSF IGERT: Nanotechnology Innovation
  • NIH Chemistry-Biology Interface
  • Peace & the Prevention of Violence
  • Psycholinguistics

UMass Extension

  • Extension Agriculture and Commercial Horticulture
  • Environmental and Water Conservation
  • 4-H Youth Development
  • Extension Nutrition Education Program