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Stoodnt Assessment

Carnegie Melon is widely known for its programs in science and technology, but is not limited to that. Carnegie Melon has great programs in fine arts, humanities, and social sciences as well. Undergraduate students at CMU can participate in research and can receive grants or summer fellowships for supporting their respective fields of study.

SAT/ACTRequired
%of students whose need was fully met25
College rating
Global Brand US Brand Corporate Reputation Engineering Program Liberal Arts Program Business Programs Graduate Programs
5 5 5 5 3 5 5
Student Information
Total Men Women
Applications 18,884 11,880 7,004
Admitted 4,813 2,521 2,292
Enrolled 1,442 800 642
Student Diversity
Category Men Women
African American 263 163
Asian 1,086 850
White 2,483 1,473
Hispanic 382 192
International(Men & Women)% 36 -
Academic stats (SAT)
SAT Section Score Range
Critical Reading 640 - 740
Math 700 - 790
Writing 650 - 750
Total Score 1990 - 2280
Expenses
Fee In-State Out of State
Tuition $71,377.00 $71,377.00
Financial Aid
Aid/Loan No of students receiving aids Percent of students receiving aids Total amount of receiving aids Average amount of receiving aids
Fedral/State/Local Aid 3,487 59% $87,379,182.00 $25,059.00
Pell Grant Aid 811 14% $3,429,634.00 $4,229.00
Fedral Student Loan 2,347 40% $17,302,491.00 $7,372.00
Key Programs Offered in Under Graduate
  • Architecture, Planning and Environment
    • Environmental Studies
    • Environmental Science
    • Natural Resources Management and Policy
    • Architecture
    • Environmental Design/Architecture
    • Other Architecture and Related Services
  • Arts, Humanities and Languages
    • East European and Eurasian Studies Russian, Central European
    • European Studies/Civilization
    • Russian Studies
    • Other Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies
    • Multicultural Education
    • Linguistics
    • Chinese Language and Literature
    • Japanese Language and Literature
    • Russian Language and Literature
    • German Language and Literature
    • General Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
    • French Language and Literature
    • Spanish Language and Literature
    • General Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
    • General English Language and Literature
    • Creative Writing
    • and Scientific Writing Professional, Technical, Business
    • Rhetoric and Composition
    • Philosophy
    • Logic
    • Ethics
    • Applied and Professional Ethics
    • General Psychology
    • Physiological Psychology/Psychobiology
    • Other Psychology
    • Digital Arts
    • General Design and Visual Communications
    • Industrial and Product Design
    • General Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
    • Directing and Theatrical Production
    • Other Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft
    • Film/Cinema/Video Studies
    • General Art/Art Studies
    • Intermedia/Multimedia
    • Other Fine Arts and Art Studies
    • General Music Performance
    • Music Theory and Composition
    • Musicology and Ethnomusicology
    • Voice and Opera
    • Jazz/Jazz Studies
    • Stringed Instruments
    • Other Music
    • Other Visual and Performing Arts
    • General History
    • Other History
  • Media and Communication
    • Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
  • Engineering and Technology
    • Information Technology
    • Other Computer and Information Sciences
    • Computer Science
    • Computer Graphics
    • Other Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
    • General Engineering
    • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
    • Chemical Engineering
    • General Civil Engineering
    • Other Computer Engineering
    • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
    • Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Operations Research
    • Other Engineering
  • Math and Sciences
    • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
    • Other Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
    • General Biology/Biological Sciences
    • Biophysics
    • Biometry/Biometrics
    • Neuroscience
    • Other Biological and Biomedical Sciences
    • General Mathematics
    • Other Mathematics
    • General Applied Mathematics
    • Computational Mathematics
    • Financial Mathematics
    • Other Applied Mathematics
    • General Statistics
    • Mathematical Statistics and Probability
    • Other Statistics
    • Other Mathematics and Statistics
    • Systems Science and Theory
    • Biopsychology
    • Cultural Resource Management and Policy Analysis
    • Technology and Society Science
    • Behavioral Sciences
    • International/Global Studies
    • Cognitive Science
    • Physical Sciences
    • Astrophysics
    • General Chemistry
    • Polymer Chemistry
    • Chemical Physics
    • Other Chemistry
    • General Physics
    • Theoretical and Mathematical Physics
    • Other Physics
    • Materials Science
    • Other Physical Sciences
    • General Public Policy Analysis
  • Medical and Health Services
    • Other Health and Medical Administrative Services
  • Business
    • General Business Administration and Management
    • Operations Management and Supervision
    • Other Business Administration, Management and Operations
    • Business/Managerial Economics
    • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
    • Other Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations
    • General Finance
    • International Business/Trade/Commerce
    • Information Resources Management
    • Other Management Information Systems and Services
    • Actuarial Science
    • General Marketing/Marketing Management
Key Programs Offered in Graduate (Masters)
  • Architecture, Planning and Environment
    • Architecture
    • Community and Regional Planning City/Urban
    • Other Architecture and Related Services
  • Arts, Humanities and Languages
    • Other Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
    • General English Language and Literature
    • and Scientific Writing Professional, Technical, Business
    • Rhetoric and Composition
    • Other English Language and Literature/Letters
    • Philosophy
    • Logic
    • General Psychology
    • Other Psychology
    • General Design and Visual Communications
    • Graphic Design
    • Game and Interactive Media Design
    • Other Design and Applied Arts
    • General Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
    • Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
    • Playwriting and Screenwriting
    • Directing and Theatrical Production
    • Costume Design
    • Other Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft
    • General Art/Art Studies
    • General Music
    • General Music Performance
    • Music Theory and Composition
    • Conducting
    • Keyboard Instruments
    • Voice and Opera
    • Stringed Instruments
    • Music Pedagogy
    • Music Technology
    • Other Music
    • General Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management
    • Fine and Studio Arts Management
    • Theatre/Theatre Arts Management
    • General History
  • Media and Communication
    • Other Journalism
  • Engineering and Technology
    • Artificial Intelligence
    • Information Technology
    • Other Computer and Information Sciences
    • Information Science/Studies
    • Computer Science
    • Computer Graphics
    • Network and System Administration/Administrator
    • Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
    • Information Technology Project Management
    • Other Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management
    • Other Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
    • General Engineering
    • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
    • Chemical Engineering
    • General Civil Engineering
    • Other Civil Engineering
    • Computer Software Engineering
    • Other Computer Engineering
    • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
    • Engineering Mechanics
    • Engineering Science
    • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Construction Engineering
    • Industrial Engineering
    • Operations Research
    • and Automation Engineering Mechatronics, Robotics
    • Other Engineering
    • General Engineering Technology
    • Engineering Design
  • Math and Sciences
    • General Biology/Biological Sciences
    • Biometry/Biometrics
    • Other Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology
    • Biotechnology
    • Neurobiology and Anatomy
    • Other Biological and Biomedical Sciences
    • General Mathematics
    • Computational Mathematics
    • Financial Mathematics
    • General Statistics
    • Technology and Society Science
    • Behavioral Sciences
    • General Chemistry
    • Polymer Chemistry
    • General Physics
    • Materials Science
    • Public Administration
    • General Public Policy Analysis
  • Medical and Health Services
    • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • Business
    • General Business Administration and Management
    • Operations Management and Supervision
    • Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
    • Other Business Administration, Management and Operations
    • Accounting
    • Business/Managerial Economics
    • Other Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations
    • General Finance
    • Investments and Securities
    • Organizational Behavior Studies
    • General Management Information Systems
    • Management Science
    • Actuarial Science
    • General Marketing/Marketing Management
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