General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Abbreviation CMU
Teachers 966
Students 12,520
Foreigners 41%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Colors Cardinal, gray and tartan plaid
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
My heart is in the work
• Middle States Commission on Higher Education
• Association of American Universities (AAU)
• Association of Independent Technological Universities (AITU)
• Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU). Sport affiliations and memberships: National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
World ranking46
Country ranking24
Academic Reputation74
Employer Reputation100
International Students26
Citations per Faculty14
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities110
Engineering and Technology29
Life Sciences and Medicine346
Natural Science117
Social Sciences and Management97
Ranking in world by discipline
Computer Science6
Economics & Business15
Cost of living in Pittsburgh, USD/month
Accommodation 337 512
Food 289 490
Transportation 78 258
Communications and utilities 109 126
Clothing 18 66
Sports and leisure 21 80
Accommodation in Pittsburgh, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre341
Shared room in city centre517
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre583
1 bedroom apartment in city centre894
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking46
QS World University Rankings62
ARWU Academic Ranking61
Webometrics Ranking39
Alternative title
Russian Университет Карнеги — Меллон
Spanish Universidad Carnegie Mellon
Chinese 卡内基梅隆大学
Arabic جامعة كارنيجي ميلون
French Université Carnegie-Mellon
German Carnegie Mellon University
Japanese カーネギーメロン大学
Korean 카네기멜론대학
Portuguese Universidade de Carnegie Mellon

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Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) - private nonprofit higher education institution in United States.

Carnegie Mellon University - Description

The only top 25 university founded in the 20th century, Carnegie Mellon has rapidly evolved into an internationally recognized institution with a distinctive mix of world-class educational and research programs in computer science, robotics, engineering, the sciences, business, public policy, fine arts and the humanities. More than 8,000 undergraduate and graduate students at Carnegie Mellon receive an education characterized by its focus on creating and implementing solutions to solve real problems, interdisciplinary collaboration and innovation. A small student-to-faculty ratio provides an opportunity for close interaction between students and professors. The university consists of seven colleges and schools: The Carnegie Institute of Technology (engineering), the College of Fine Arts, the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, the Mellon College of Science, the David A. Tepper School of Business, the School of Computer Science and the H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management. Carnegie Mellon also has campuses in California and the Arabian Gulf nation of Qatar and is expanding its international presence in Europe and Asia with master's programs and other educational partnerships. Carnegie Mellon is one of the most technologically sophisticated campuses in the world. When it introduced its "Andrew" computing network in the mid-1980s, it pioneered...

Description of Carnegie Mellon University

Carnegie Mellon University is a top-tier global research university and a birthplace of innovation since its founding in 1900. Our award-winning faculty are renowned for working closely with students to solve major scientific, technological and societal challenges. Our students are recruited by some of the world’s most successful and innovative companies, from Broadway to Bangalore. Carnegie Mellon puts a strong emphasis on making things, from art to robots . Carnegie Mellon alumni, students, faculty and staff are also encouraged to advance their novel ideas from the laboratory to the marketplace. The university ranked first among U.S. institutions in the number of startup companies created per research dollar spent between 2008 and 2012, according to the Association of University Technology Managers. In addition to U.S. locations in Pittsburgh, Pa., and Silicon Valley, Calif., Carnegie Mellon has a campus in Doha, Qatar, and offers degree programs in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and Latin America. Carnegie Mellon is one of only 25 universities invited to be a member of the World Economic Forum’s Global University Leaders Forum. More than 98,000 Carnegie Mellon alumni around the world embody founder Andrew Carnegie’s famous words, “My heart is in the work.”

Programs - Bachelor

Bachelor Art
Bachelor Bachelor of Architecture
Bachelor Bachelor of Computer Science and Arts (BCSA)
Bachelor Bachelor of Humanities & Arts Program (BHA)
Bachelor Bachelor of Science & Arts Program (BSA)
Bachelor Biological Sciences
Bachelor Biomedical Engineering*
Bachelor Business Administration
Bachelor Chemical Engineering
Bachelor Chemistry
Bachelor Civil and Environmental Engineering
Bachelor Computer Science
Bachelor Design
Bachelor Drama
Bachelor Economics
Bachelor Electrical and Computer Engineering
Bachelor Engineering and Public Policy*
Bachelor English
Bachelor History
Bachelor Human-Computer Interaction*
Bachelor Humanities Scholars Program
Bachelor Information Systems
Bachelor Materials Science Engineering
Bachelor Mathematical Sciences
Bachelor Mechanical Engineering
Bachelor Modern Languages
Bachelor Music
Bachelor Philosophy
Bachelor Physics
Bachelor Psychology
Bachelor Quantitative Social Science Scholars Program
Bachelor Science and Humanities Scholars Program
Bachelor Social and Decision Sciences
Bachelor Statistics

Programs - Master

Master Architecture
Master Art
Master Biological Sciences
Master Biomedical Engineering
Master Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition
Master CFA Interdisciplinary Programs
Master Chemical Engineering
Master Chemistry
Master Civil and Environmental Engineering
Master Computer Science
Master Design
Master Drama
Master Electrical & Computer Engineering
Master Engineering & Technology Innovation Management
Master Engineering and Public Policy
Master English
Master Entertainment Technology
Master Entertainment Technology Center
Master History
Master Human-Computer Interaction Institute
Master Information Networking Institute
Master Information Systems & Management
Master Information Systems Management
Master Information Technology
Master Institute for Software Research
Master Lane Center for Computational Biology
Master Language Technologies Institute
Master Machine Learning Department
Master Master of Business Administration
Master Master of Science in Computational Finance
Master Master of Science in Software Engineering
Master Master of Science in Software Management
Master Materials Science and Engineering
Master Mathematical Sciences
Master Mechanical Engineering
Master Modern Languages
Master Music
Master Philosophy
Master Physics
Master Psychology
Master Public Policy & Management
Master Robotics Institute
Master Social and Decision Sciences
Master Statistics
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