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Carnegie Mellon University

Carnegie Mellon University

5000 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890
(412) 268-2000

Carnegie Mellon University is a 4-year research institution, founded in 1900. CMU, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Pittsburgh, PA. Carnegie Mellon is the 14th biggest institution in the state of Pennsylvania. This university offers subjects such as human resources, history, and chemistry. This large university offers 110 degrees at the bachelors level, 92 degrees at the masters level, and 70 doctoral level degrees to students. 11,340 students pursued degrees from the 152 programs at Carnegie Mellon in 2010. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education accredits it. CMU is one of 10 research universities in Pennsylvania.

Admission

15,496 students applied for admission to Carnegie Mellon in 2010. This university admitted one-third of the applicants or 5,114 students. About 44% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

15,496 students applied for admission to Carnegie Mellon in 2010. This university admitted one-third of the applicants or 5,114 students. About 44% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 33%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 39%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 30%

Student Demographics

In 2010, Carnegie Mellon had 11,340 students enrolled.

Student Demographics

In 2010, Carnegie Mellon had 11,340 students enrolled.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 7144
  • Total Enrolled Female: 4196
  • Undergraduate Male: 3381
  • Undergraduate Female: 2449
  • Graduate Male: 3802
  • Graduate Female: 1708

Faculty Demographics

Carnegie Mellon has 1,342 instructors. About 92% of instructors are full-time and about 7% of instructors are part-time. Approximately 27% of teachers are female.

Faculty Demographics

Carnegie Mellon has 1,342 instructors. About 92% of instructors are full-time and about 7% of instructors are part-time. Approximately 27% of teachers are female.

  • Male: 976
  • Female: 366
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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