Acceptance Rate 15 %
SAT Average 1,510
Tuition & Fees $58,810
Student Population 14,029
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $33,999
Carnegie Mellon University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2021 tuition & fees are $58,810 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 14,029 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 15% and the graduation rate is 90% last year.
The salary after graduation from Carnegie Mellon University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $103,000. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.
For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Carnegie Mellon University are $58,810. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $47,326 on average.
The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at CMU. The acceptance rate of CMU is 15% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 37%. The average graduation rate is 90% and the transfer-out rate is 6%. The average received amount of financial aid is $33,999 and 52% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 14,029 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Carnegie Mellon University is 15 %.
Graduation Rate for Carnegie Mellon University is 90 %
Transfer-out Rate for Carnegie Mellon University is 6 %
Retention Rate for Carnegie Mellon University is 97 %
Student Population for Carnegie Mellon University is 14,029
Student to Faculty Ratio for Carnegie Mellon University is 10 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
10 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $33,999 at Carnegie Mellon University.
Financial Aid Amount
CMU offers 321 major programs through online and on-site education where 9 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
|Award Level||Total Number of Programs||Available Online Class|
|Post Bachelor's Degree||7||1|
|Post Master's Degree||1||0|
|Doctor's degree - research/scholarship||72||1|
Carnegie Mellon University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
|Online Class||Undergraduate , Graduate|
|ROTC||Army, NAVY, Air Force|
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,968)
Carnegie Mellon University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
|Yellow Ribbon Program|
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
|Credit for military training||✗|
|Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families||✔|
|Recognized student veteran organization||✔|
|Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges||✔|
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