Carnegie Mellon University

Core Courses

Core courses establish the necessary background and a common competence level in each of the four thematic areas. Students must take at least one core course from each of the Concentration areas below for a total of 48 units minimum.

Data and Analytics

Politics and Strategy

Information Security

(Note:  Students may only take one of the courses 08-731, 18-487 or 18-631.)

Software and Networked Systems