Carnegie Mellon University

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#24 in Best National University Ranking
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania Location
Private University Type

Carnegie Mellon University offers following types of degrees and certificate programs:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master's degree
  • Post-master's certificate
  • Doctor's degree in research

Composition of Undergraduate Students

17.27% Acceptance Rate
26189 Students Applied
4524 Students got Accepted

An acceptance rate of 17.27% makes it pretty tough to get admission.

Composition of Graduate Students

6897 Students Enrolled (On-campus & Online)
15 Students enrolled exclusively in distance education
366 Students enrolled in at least one distance education course
85 Students enrolled in top 5 Masters degree program
121 Total Graduate Programs Specialization
What is the admission policy at Carnegie Mellon University?

Carnegie Mellon University has an open admission policy. It will accept any student who applies.


Carnegie Mellon University has been ranked 24


Acceptance Rate: 17.27%


Tuition for Graduate Programs: $47,326

Under Graduate Program Tuition: $58,485

Financial Aid

Average Amount of Financial Aid Awarded: $36,928

Average Amount of Institutional Aid Awarded: $35,443

Carnegie Mellon University most popular Master's Degree programs with respect to student count are

  • Information Technology : 518
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering : 402
  • Mechanical Engineering : 158
  • Software Engineering : 117
  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning : 115

Carnegie Mellon University most popular under graduate programs with respect to student count are

  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering : 140
  • Mechanical Engineering : 130
  • Business Administration and Management -MBA : 106
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts : 42
  • Chemical Engineering : 40