CMU Cost of Attendance Changes

Next table and chart illustrate the changes of total cost of attendance (COA) for Carnegie Mellon University over the past 10 years. The COA has increased 36.03% for that period where last year costs was $72,283. The total cost includes the tuition, fees, books & supplies, and living costs. The total costs varies by student tuition rates (i.e. in-state or out-of-state) and living facility (i.e. staying on or off campus).
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Cost of Attendance Changes of Carnegie Mellon University

Tuition & Fees Changes

The tuition & fees has increased 37.43% for last 10 years where the 2019 tuition & fees are $54,244. The undergraduate tuition & fees has raised from $39,898 (2009) to $55,465 (2019). The graduate school tuition & fees has raised from $33,559 (year 2009) to $44,667 (year 2019). Next table and chart show the changes of tuition & fees at Carnegie Mellon University over last 10 years.
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YearUndergraduateGraduateChanges By Year
2009-10$39,898$33,559-
2010-11$42,136$37,269 5.14%
2011-12$44,010$37,542 4.00%
2012-13$45,760$38,614 3.99%
2013-14$47,642$39,516 3.99%
2014-15$49,022$40,429 2.91%
2015-16$50,665$41,371 3.29%
2016-17$52,310$42,597 3.20%
2017-18$53,910$43,397 3.00%
2018-19$55,465$44,667 2.87%
Tuition & Fees Changes of Carnegie Mellon University

Books & Supplies Costs Changes

The costs for purchasing books & supplies required/recommended for courses have increased 0.00% from year 2009 to 2019 where current year costs are $1,000.
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YearBooks & SuppliesChanges by Year
2009-10$1,000-
2010-11$1,000 0.00%
2011-12$1,000 0.00%
2012-13$1,000 0.00%
2013-14$1,000 0.00%
2014-15$1,000 0.00%
2015-16$1,000 0.00%
2016-17$1,000 0.00%
2017-18$1,000 0.00%
2018-19$1,000 0.00%
Books & Supplies Costs Changes of Carnegie Mellon University

Living Costs Changes

The living costs including room, board, and other living expenses have increased 29.23% when a student lives on campus facilities and 972.00% when living off campus from year 2009 to 2019. Next table shows the changes of living costs at Carnegie Mellon University.
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YearLiving On CampusLiving Off CampusChanges by Year
2009-10$12,240--
2010-11$12,150- -0.74%
2011-12$12,510- 2.96%
2012-13$12,950- 3.52%
2013-14$13,390$13,390 3.40%
2014-15$13,800- 3.06%
2015-16$14,230- 3.12%
2016-17$14,670- 3.09%
2017-18$15,184- 3.50%
2018-19$15,818$15,818 4.18%
Living Costs Changes of Carnegie Mellon University


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