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Carnegie Mellon University

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Rating

Private

Type

15,143

Students

$55,816

Tuition

15%

Acceptance

#21

Ranking

Large City

Campus Setting

Pittsburgh, PA

5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890

Rankings

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Cost

$57,119/Year
Above Average

Carnegie Mellon University

$57,119

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$74,491/year

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$37,572/year

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

15%Acceptance
Moderately Selective

Carnegie Mellon University

15%

National

69%
Sat

1460 - 1560

77% of students submit

Admissions Yield

37%

ACT

32 - 36

36% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$75

Students

7,068Undergrads
Medium Student Population

Full-Time

1,567

Part-Time

0
Male

51%

In-state

83%

Female

49%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

1%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
11% Information Technology9% Electrical and Electronics Engineering8% Business Administration and Management, General71% Others

11% Information Technology

9% Electrical and Electronics Engineering

8% Business Administration and Management, General

71% Others

Information Technology

11%

606 Graduates

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

9%

496 Graduates

Business Administration and Management, General

8%

438 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

6%

322 Graduates

Computer Science

5%

286 Graduates

Statistics, General

3%

174 Graduates

Public Policy Analysis, General

3%

146 Graduates

Artificial Intelligence

3%

139 Graduates

Academics

A+
Professors
StudentsProfessors5:15:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

5

Number of Library Books

660,253

Academic Spend per Student

$28,167

Full-time Retention Rate

96%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$69,800/Year

Carnegie Mellon University

$69,800

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$69,800

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$83,600

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

78%