Carnegie Mellon University

Degree Requirements

  1. Complete two semesters of coursework, be in good standing, with a total of 12.5 courses
  2. Complete the Graduate Portfolio
  3. Receive approval for prospectus in prospectus defense
  4. Complete doctoral dissertation

Language Requirements

The program has no specific language requirements. However, students who plan to work in a foreign language must demonstrate in their applications that they have the requisite language skills to conduct research in their chosen field.