CNS at a Glance

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CNS Snapshot

CNS Snapshot 2017-2018

CNS Research Centers

CNS Research Centers 2017-2018

State of the College presentation

CNS State of the College 2017 presentation

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
    • Chenoweth
    • 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 FY2017

    • $72.15 million in state appropriations
    • $53.34 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

    8 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
    • Soft Materials for Life Sciences National Research Training Program (SMLS-NRT)

    Center for Agriculture, Food and the Environment

    • UMass Extension

      • Extension Agriculture and Commercial Horticulture
      • Environmental and Water Conservation
      • 4-H Youth Development
      • Extension Nutrition Education Program
    • Massachusetts Agricultural Experiment Station
    • Water Resources Research Center
    • Research and education farms in Belchertown, Hadley, South Deerfield, and Wareham, Mass