CNS offers in-person and fully online courses and programs on both the Amherst and Mt. Ida campuses, with flexible courses and programs.


New Offerings:

  • Interested in learning how to fly a quadcopter and take aerial imagery SAFELY and PROFESSIONALLY? UMass Amherst now offers a new 9-credit Graduate Certificate in Unoccupied Aerial Systems Piloting. This hybrid program is a blend of online learning and hands-on piloting experience offered at both the UMass Amherst and Mt. Ida campuses. 

Fully Online Undergraduate Degrees and Certificates:

Fully Online Graduate Degrees and Certificates:

Mt Ida Campus:

Flexible Learning: 

  • The Masters Option in Statistics at the Mount Ida Campus is flexible with all classes offered both in-person and synchronous online. 
  • In addition to in-person offerings at the Amherst campus, the Master's in Geographic Information Science and Technology offers synchronous and asynchronous flexible learning options.
  • For more information on UMass Flex, visit their website.

  UMass Amherst Flex

Pre-College Summer Programs:

  • Join CNS this summer for on-campus and online pre-college programs and research intensive experiences.