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Carnegie Mellon University
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  • Graduate School
  • PITTSBURGH, PA

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Carnegie Mellon is a private graduate school in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It has a large graduate student body with an enrollment of 7,440 graduate students. Of the 87 graduate programs offered at Carnegie Mellon University, 9 are offered online or through graduate distance education programs. 8% of its graduate students are part-time graduate students.

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5000 FORBES AVE
PITTSBURGH, PA 15213
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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
7,440
Part-Time Grad Students
623
Research Assistants
2,991
Teaching Assistants
No data available  
Racial Diversity
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    62.3%
  • White
    20.9%
  • Asian
    7.3%
  • Unknown
    4.6%
  • Hispanic
    2%
  • African American
    1.7%
  • Multiracial
    1.1%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Native American
    0%

Student Life

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the students at this school?
Based on 20 responses
  • Driven
    55%
  • Down-to-earth
    10%
  • Friendly
    5%
  • Intellectual
    30%
Poll
What word or phrase best describes your program?
Based on 18 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    67%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    17%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    17%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
95%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 20 responses
Poll
85%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 20 responses
Poll
85%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 20 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your degree in total?
Based on 20 responses
  • Less than $25,000
    15%
  • $25,000 - $50,000
    30%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    20%
  • $75,000 - $100,000
    25%
  • More than $100,000
    10%
Poll
How much did you make post-graduation?
Based on 20 responses
  • Less than $50,000
    10%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    15%
  • $75,000 - $100,000
    5%
  • $100,000 - $125,000
    5%
  • $125,000 - $150,000
    5%
  • Did not graduate yet
    60%
70%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 20 responses

Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
  3. Nightlife
    grade A+
Median Household Income
$128,566
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,829
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$590,382
National
$281,900

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