The Carnegie Mellon academic experience comes to Silicon Valley
The San Francisco Bay Area is the center of the high tech revolution, with a dynamic atmosphere fueling creativity and entrepreneurship. It is a natural fit for Carnegie Mellon University, one of the world's premier technology education and research institutions, which chose Silicon Valley as the place to establish its West Coast educational outpost.
For aspiring industry leaders, this is the perfect place to further technology and management skills and build valuable relationships. CMU-SV students are prepared to meet technological and managerial challenges, to succeed in the 21st century workforce, and to take a proactive part in shaping the future of the software and technology industry.
CMU Post-Graduation Jobs and Salaries
Find out where CMU-SV graduates are working, what they earn and what their job titles are!
Class of 2013 statistics [PDF] from Career & Professional Development Services
Degrees in Electrical and Computer Engineering
The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) offers three degree programs at Carnegie Mellon University's Silicon Valley campus.
- Master of Science in Software Engineering — exclusively at CMU-SV
- Master of Science in Electrical & Computer Engineering
- Ph.D. in Electrical & Computer Engineering
CMU’s graduate engineering programs are ranked in the top 10 nationally for computer, electronics, and communication engineering specialties, and the department is renowned for its work to define, make an impact on, and lead in the field of electrical and computer engineering through its education and research agendas.
Bicoastal IT degrees from the Information Networking Institute
INI offers a two-year, full-time MS in Information Technology program with tracks in mobility, security, and software management, with students spending time at the Pittsburgh and Silicon Valley campuses as well as in professional internships.
Software Management degrees for technology entrepreneurs and professionals
The Silicon Valley campus is home to the definitive MS in Software Management program, part of CMU's Integrated Innovation Institute. Both full-time and part-time programs reflect an interdisciplinary approach to software product innovation, entrepreneurship and management.