Graduate Programs Summary at Carnegie Mellon University

Carnegie Mellon University is a Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years school located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It offers graduate degrees as well as undergraduate degrees. For academic year 2019-2020 the graduate school tuition & fees are $45,909 in average for all students.

Carnegie Mellon University offers 190 graduate programs: 109 Master's, 72 Doctorate, 7 Post-Bachelor's, 2 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 3,336 students have been conferred Master's degree and 322 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
Carnegie Mellon University
School NameCarnegie Mellon University
TypePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more years
Address5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA
Graduate School Students7,440
Tuition & Fees (2019-2020)$45,909
Student to Faculty10:1 (10.00%)

2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

Next table and chart describe 2019-2020 graduate tuition & fees at Carnegie Mellon University with tuition changes over last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. The tuition & fees is $45,909 for all students.The average room & board cost is $14,972 and the total cost of attendance is $63,281 when a student pays out-of-state tuition rate and living on-campus facilities such as dormitory. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $609.
2020 COATuition Trends
Graduate School 2020 Tuition & Costs - Carnegie Mellon University
Cost per Credit$609
Books & Supplies$1,000
Room & Board$14,972 (On-Campus) / $14,162 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$1,400 (On-Campus) / $1,400 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$63,281
Off-Campus Total$62,471
Graduate Tuition Changes (2016-2020) - Carnegie Mellon University
Tuition & Fees$41,371$42,597$43,397$44,667$45,909

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

Carnegie Mellon University offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 189 major areas - 108 Master's (7 online program), 71 Doctorate (2 online program), 6 Post-Bachelor'(1 online program), 1 Post-Master'. Next table summarizes total number of completers by degree and gender.
Total Number of Conferred Graduate Degree
Master'sDoctorate Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
Below, you can check major programs and concentration for each area of study with offered degrees and completers. ONLINE denotes the program offered by distance learning (online degree). You may want to see all graduate schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of program.
Communication and Journalism
Computer And Information Sciences
Engineering Technology
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Philosophy And Religious Studies
Physical Sciences
Human Services
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences

Graduate Student Population

At Carnegie Mellon University, total 14,029 students enrolled in both undergraduate and graduate schools, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, total 7,440 students are enrolled for graduate degree programs. By gender, it has 4,745 male and 2,695 female students. By attending status, there are 6,817 full-time and 623 part-time students in graduate schools at Carnegie Mellon University. Carnegie Mellon University offers online degree program and 74 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 563 students are taking some graduate online courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution - Carnegie Mellon University
Men Students4,745
Women Students2,695
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution - Carnegie Mellon University
Full-time Students6,817
Part-time Students623
By race/ethnicity 1,545 White, 153 Black, and 575 Asian students are attending at Carnegie Mellon University. Detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution - Carnegie Mellon University
American Indian /
Native American
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islander
Two or more races72
203 students are younger than 22 and 210 students are older than 65. The school has 5,573 students aged between 22 and 30 and 928 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution - Carnegie Mellon University
21 & Under203
40 & Over210
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially who want to continue education and work in field. At Carnegie Mellon University, 74 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 563 students are enrolled in some online course.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution - Carnegie Mellon University
Total Enrollment6,914
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses74
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses563
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses6,277
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location - Carnegie Mellon University
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses74
Pennsylvania Resident7
Other State In U.S.26
Outside of U.S.41

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