About Computing@Carnegie Mellon

Course Overview

Computing@Carnegie Mellon (C@CM) is a 3-unit, pass/fail mini course that will help you develop foundational computing and information literacy skills, focusing on the tools and technologies that are specific to Carnegie Mellon so you can be successful in your other academic courses. All undergraduate students are required to take the course.

Start Your Coursework Early

As soon as you have registered, you can begin your coursework. Starting the course early will give you a jump on the assignments and free up your time for other work later in the semester.

If you're interested in starting your coursework early, follow the steps below:

  1. Contact your academic advisor for assistance in registering for the course via Student Information Online (SIO).
  2. 24 hours after enrolling, you'll find the Computing@Carnegie Mellon course in Blackboard.
  3. Go through the Course Orientation for instructions on how to get started.
  4. Click the C@CM OLI Course button to launch the online course materials.