Carnegie Mellon University

After CMU

Success with a Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science Degree

Our Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science degrees prepare graduates for successful careers as writers, communications specialists, and more. Generations of alumni have experienced lifelong success as a result of majoring in Creative Writing, English, Professional Writing, and Technical Writing and Communications at Carnegie Mellon University. Here's some of the organizations they landed jobs at:

  • Bloomberg
  • Cartoon Network Studios
  • CBS
  • Chemistry Communications
  • IBM Cloudant
  • Microsoft
  • StoryCorps
  • Sourcebooks

Learn more about our successful outcomes in the 2016 Post-Graduation Survey Results [pdf].

Success with a Master of Arts Degree

Our Master of Arts graduates enter careers in academia and the professions well prepared to meet the changing needs of society with creativity, historical perspective, global awareness, and outstanding communication skills. They become the next generation of communications specialists and technical writers at a wide variety of prestigious organizations including:

  • Allegheny Health Network
  • Apple
  • Boeing
  • IBM
  • Microsoft
  • Oracle
  • Salesforce

Our graduates were placed into doctoral programs at universities including:

  • James Madison University
  • University of Maryland
  • University of Minnesota
  • University of Southern California
  • University of Wisconsin

Learn more about our successful outcomes in the 2015 Post-Graduation Survey Results [pdf].

Success with a Ph.D. Degree

See where our Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Ph.D. in LCS graduates landed their first jobs!