Carnegie Mellon University

4 Years Private College In Pittsburgh, PA

Carnegie Mellon University (referred to as CMU) is a Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years school located in Pittsburgh, PA. It is classified as Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2019 tuition & fees at Carnegie Mellon University is $55,465. The school has a total enrollment of 13,869 and student to faculty ratio is 10.00% (10 to 1).The highest degree offered at Carnegie Mellon University is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. It offers Master's, Post-Master Certificate, and Doctorate (Research) degrees and programs.
2019 Key Facts
Tuition & Fees$55,465 (2019)
Acceptance Rate17%
Student Population13,869
Test Scores1,500 (SAT) 102 (ACT)
Graduation Rate89%
Student to Faculty Ratio10 to 1
Carnegie Mellon University is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education (07/01/1921 - Current[Estimated Date]).
2018-2019 Tuition & Fees
The undergraduate tuition & fees at Carnegie Mellon University is $55,465 for academic year 2018-2019. The graduate tuition & fees at Carnegie Mellon University is $44,667 for academic year 2018-2019. Carnegie Mellon University offers the alternative tuition plans. 3,403 students have received grants and/or scholarships and the average amount of received financial aid is $33,999 (exclude student loans).
Admission, Enrollment, and Graduation
The acceptance rate at Carnegie Mellon University is 17% and the admission yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 38%. The average SAT score is 1,500 and the average ACT score is 102. Carnegie Mellon University accepts dual credit, advanced placement(AP) credits. Total 13,869 students are attending at Carnegie Mellon University (6,533 undergraduate students). There are 1,199 full-time faculty (instructional/teaching staffs) and 351 part-time faculty working for Carnegie Mellon University. The students to faculty ratio is 10 to 1 (10.00%). The number of non-teaching staffs is 3,763 (full-time). The graduation rate at Carnegie Mellon University is 89% and transfer-out rate is 7%. The retention rate is 96% at the school.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-Campus Services
Carnegie Mellon University offers the distance education programs that all courses for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively. Carnegie Mellon University offers ROTC, study abroad, teacher certification program. On Carnegie Mellon University campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Carnegie Mellon University
Distance Learning (Online Classes)
  • Graduate Level Courses & Programs
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Navy, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers