Carnegie Mellon University Admissions

Will You Get In?

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Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
24%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
26%
Total Applicants
20,547
SAT Range
1360-1540
SAT Reading
650-740
SAT Math
710-800
SAT Writing
670-760
Students Submitting SAT
84%
ACT Range
31-34
ACT English
31-35
ACT Math
31-35
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
37%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
January 1
Early Decision Deadline
November 1
Early Action Deadline
Offers Early Decision
Yes
Offers Early Action
No
Application Fee
$75
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Required
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
57%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.35 responses
Poll
71%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.35 responses
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