The Department of Engineering and Public Policy
The Department of Engineering and Public Policy (EPP) is a unique department in the College of Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University, which addresses important problems in combining both technology and policy.
We offer multiple double-major options for undergraduate students partnered with each of the five Engineering Departments and Computer Science, a Master's degree in Engineering & Technology Innovation and Management (E&TIM), and a research-oriented Ph.D. program.
Research in the department focuses on:
- Technical Innovation
- Risk Analysis and Risk Communication
- Information and Communication Technology and Policy
- Energy and Environmental Systems
- Managing the Risks of Terror and Weapons of Mass Destruction