Cost of Attendance
Tuition - Full Time Students
Full-time graduate tuition for 2015-2016 academic year1 is $42,000. A breakdown of tuition per degree program is listed below.
- MII-PS (9 months): $42,000
- MII-PS Advanced Study (16 months): $64,7522
- MS-SM (12 months): $63,000
- MS-SM (16 months): $63,0002 + Summer Tuition: $483 per unit
Tuition - Part Time Students
- Pittsburgh Part-time graduate tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year is $583 per unit.
- Silicon Valley Part-time graduate tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year is $438 per unit.
Housing and health insurance usually compose the major cost for school other than tuition. For more information regarding tuition and other fees3 assessed by the University, please visit the HUB website.
Graduate housing is not provided by Carnegie Mellon University.
All full-time students must carry adequate health insurance. Insurance plans must be employer or government-sponsored group programs and meet certain minimum standards for coverage. Health care and medical insurance for graduate students and their families is available and more details can be found on the Student Health Service website.
There is no university funding provided for students at the Integrated Innovation Institute. Teaching or research assistantships are available to Ph.D. students only. All enrolled students, or their employers, are responsible for payment in full for tuition and expenses. Some students do secure external funding. You are welcome to explore the HUB website for information about graduate student financial aid [pdf], the Office of Graduate Education and the College of Engineering websites for external funding opportunities.
Student Consumer Information
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Carnegie Mellon University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. Additional information about Carnegie Mellon University's accreditation and state authorizations can be review here.
Review additional tuition information for California State residents here
1Academic year denotes fall and spring semesters. Three-semester programs will have an additional semester of tuition.
2Estimated tuition for the Fall 2016 term. Official tuition for the 2016-2017 academic year will be released in spring 2016.
3Part-time Software Management students, who attend the program remotely, will not be charged the transportation fee.