We offer graduate and undergraduate degree programs in biomedical engineering, chemical engineering, civil and environmental engineering, electrical and computer engineering, engineering and public policy, information networking, materials science and engineering, mechanical engineering, Engineering and Technology Innovation Management, and Energy Science, Technology, and Policy. Our “maker” culture is ingrained in all that we do; our Maker Ecosystem brings together faculty and students from many disciplines to create, physically realize, and evaluate solutions to complex problems in industry, government, and academia.
Full List of Areas of Study
- Biomedical Engineering
Collaborate across engineering disciplines and with cutting-edge medical facilities in Pittsburgh for a strong foundation in both biomedicine and traditional engineering.
- Carnegie Mellon University Africa
Prepare to be a technology manager and innovator through a multidisciplinary curriculum with a special emphasis on emerging ICT innovations and applications in Africa.
- Carnegie Mellon University Silicon Valley
Combine the rich heritage and resources of Carnegie Mellon’s Pittsburgh campus with the opportunities of the dynamic Silicon Valley business environment with programs designed to innovate in research and support entrepreneurs.
- Chemical Engineering
Explore chemical and process systems engineering research and computing in one of the oldest chemical engineering programs in the country.
- Civil & Environmental Engineering
Gain hands-on experience, explore personal passions, and devise imaginative solutions to global challenges of climate change, energy efficiency, and more in environments both natural and constructed.
- Electrical & Computer Engineering
Study electrical and computer sciences with an emphasis on entrepreneurship, maker culture, and a practical, conscientious application of knowledge.
- Engineering & Public Policy
Prepare yourself for a career in any engineering discipline, fortified with the robust understanding of the economical, social, historical, and political factors that affect it.
- Information Networking Institute
Develop technical, interdisciplinary skills in information networking, security, and mobile and IoT engineering while incorporating business and policy perspectives.
- Integrated Innovation Institute
Synthesize the primary disciplines in product and service innovation, including functional performance (engineering), human interface (design), and economic value (business) while focusing on innovation methods and practice.
- Materials Science & Engineering
Discover the unique behaviors, properties, and development of new materials, and learn how to use this knowledge to solve real-world technical challenges.
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An interdisciplinary team from Carnegie Mellon University won NASA’s Blue Skies: Airports of Tomorrow competition with their project focused on sustainability and connected autonomy, earning them internships with NASA this upcoming year.
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CMU to lead alliance to explore equitable career advancement in higher ed
Carnegie Mellon University will lead an alliance to develop a new career advancement model, Project ELEVATE, through the Alliances for Graduate Education and the Professoriate (AGEP), with Johns Hopkins University and New York University also part of the team.
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Annette Jacobson to retire after 34 years at Carnegie Mellon
During her exceptionally productive career, Jacobson served as a teaching professor in chemical engineering; associate dean for undergraduate studies, director of the Colloids, Polymers, and Surfaces program; and championed K-12 STEM outreach programs.