Carnegie Mellon University

Guide to Graduate Degrees & Programs

All admission processes are handled at the program/department level, so you will find the most up-to-date and program specific information on the individual website for each program through the college websites. Any program-specific questions should be directed to your program of interest. Many of the departmental websites provide information regarding the application process, deadlines and the specifics of the academic programs, so it is highly recommended that you review this information. You may also find responses to common application questions.

Guide to Graduate Degrees & Programs

College of Engineering

  • Architecture-Engineering Construction Management
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Colloids, Polymers, and Surfaces 
  • Electrical & Computer Engineering
  • Energy Science, Technology and Policy 
  • Engineering and Public Policy
  • Engineering & Technology Innovation Management
  • Information Networking Institute
  • Materials Science and Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

College of Fine Arts

  • Architecture
  • Art
  • Design
  • Drama
  • Music
  • Arts & Entertainment Management

Dietrich College of Humanities & Social Sciences

  • English
  • History
  • Institute for Politics and Strategy
  • Modern Languages
  • Neuroscience Institute 
  • Philosophy
  • Psychology
  • Social and Decision Sciences
  • Statistics & Data Science

Heinz College of Information Systems and Public Policy

  • Arts Management
  • Business Intelligence & Data Analytics
  • Entertainment Industry Management
  • Health Care Analytics & IT
  • Health Care Policy & Management
  • Information Security & Assurance
  • Information Security Policy & Management
  • Information Systems Management
  • Information Technology Management
  • Medical Managment
  • Public Management
  • Public Policy & Data Analytics
  • Public Policy & Management
  • Public Policy in Washington, DC

Mellon College of Science

  • Biological Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Physics

School of Computer Science

  • Computational Biology
  • Computer Science
  • Human-Computer Interaction Institute
  • Language Technologies Institute
  • Machine Learning 
  • Robotics Institute
  • Software and Societal Systems

Tepper School of Business

  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Science in Business Analytics
  • Master of Science in Product Management
  • Master of Integrated Innovation for Products & Services
  • Master of Science in Computational Finance
  • Doctoral Programs

University-Level Programs

Global Presence

Carnegie Mellon is a global university. With more than a dozen degree-granting locations, and more than 20 research partnerships, CMU has an international identity.