Carnegie Mellon University

Pittsburgh, PAView Map
National University
Private not-for-profit
Not applicable
Mid East
City: Large
NCAA Division III (with football)
12 to 1
Student-to-Faculty Ratio


Graduates of this stone-cold-serious science, engineering and research university are smart, hard-working pragmatists who are successful in a broad variety of fields – technical and non-technical. However, you might be surprised to know this “technical” school has also produced some of America’s favorite entertainment stars. Because Carnegie Mellon was multicultural well before it was fashionable, its graduates are among the most diverse of the Top 227 colleges. They also perfectly illustrate the brilliant combination of art and science that defines the CMU experience.

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