Carnegie Mellon University

Carnegie Mellon University

Carnegie Mellon University or CMU is a private research university, located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It was originally founded as Carnegie Technical Schools by Andrew Carnegie in 1900. Later, in 1967, it merged with Mellon Institute of Industrial Research to form Carnegie Mellon University.

The campus of CMU sits on 140 acres. It has seven colleges and schools offering degrees and programs in various fields. CMU is consistently ranked as one of the nation's top universities by the U.S. News & World Report. The seven distinguished schools and colleges are:

  • College of Fine Arts
  • College of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Carnegie Institute of Technology (College of Engineering)
  • H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management
  • Mellon College of Science
  • School of Computer Science
  • Tepper School of Business

The sports teams of CMU are known as the Tartans.

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Environmental Studies
Environmental Science
Natural Resources Management And Policy
African Studies
Russian, Central European, East European And Eurasian Studies
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, And Group Studies, Other
Artificial Intelligence
Information Technology
Computer And Information Sciences, Other
Computer Science
Computer Graphics
Computer Software And Media Applications, Other
Computer Systems Networking And Telecommunications
Computer And Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration And Management, Other
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Multicultural Education
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Bioengineering And Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
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Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
Engineering Science
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Construction Engineering
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Mechatronics, Robotics, And Automation Engineering
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Chinese Language And Literature
Japanese Language And Literature
Russian Language And Literature
German Language And Literature
Romance Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, General
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Spanish Language And Literature
Classics And Classical Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, General
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, Other
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Rhetoric And Composition
English Language And Literature/Letters, Other
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Public Administration
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Digital Arts
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Game And Interactive Media Design
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Drama And Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design And Technology
Playwriting And Screenwriting
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Dramatic/Theatre Arts And Stagecraft, Other
Film/Cinema/Video Studies
Cinematography And Film/Video Production
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Music, General
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Music Theory And Composition
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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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