1,297 reviews
  1. Pittsburgh, PA
  2. 4 Year

Carnegie Mellon University Academics

About the Professors

Student Faculty Ratio
10:1
Female Professors
28%
Male Professors
72%
Average Professor Salary
$143,460
Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    1%
  • Asian American
    10%
  • Hispanic
    3%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    16%
  • Multiracial
    1%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    4%
  • White
    64%

What Students Say About Professors

Poll
96%
of students say professors are passionate about the topics they teach.114 responses
Poll
91%
of students say professors care about their students' success.113 responses
Poll
80%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand.114 responses
Poll
94%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed.114 responses

Quality of Education

Academics
A+
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and additional factors.
Graduation Rate
88%
National
47%
Full-Time Retention Rate
96%
Part-Time Retention Rate
Data not available
Academic Calendar
Semester
Research Funding per Student
$19,316
National
$1,629
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    No
  • Teacher Certification
    Yes
  • Distance Education
    No
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

What Students Say About Education

Poll
Which statement(s) best describes the quality of education you're getting?
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91%
of students say they attend class.45 responses
53%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions.45 responses
96%
of students say they do all their homework.45 responses