Carnegie Mellon


Carnegie Mellon University Rankings & Review


Carnegie Mellon Seal
Official Seal of Carnegie Mellon University, founded in 1900 as the Carnegie Institute, and 1937 as the Mellon Institute. The two universities merged in 1967.

Overall Rank:

Ranked #33 in the 2022 Ranking of the Best Colleges. Scroll down for the detailed rankings.

The Basics

Location Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Official Website Carnegie Mellon
Nickname Tartans
School Colors Red, Light Grey, Dark Grey, Black & White
Athletic Conference NCAA Division III – University Athletic Association

RealRank Ranking Categories

Reputation Gold
Renown Gold
Diversity Success Gold
Sports Renown NI
Tuition Profile Private university; high cost.
Endowment Silver
Alumni Engagement Bronze

Key: Platinum: Elite Class; Gold: Very good; Silver: Successful, with room to improve;

Bronze: Mid to low range; NI: Needs improvement.

Academic Profile

Academic Range Medium, with a science and engineering focus.
Professional Schools:
Architecture Yes
Business Yes
Dental No
Engineering Yes
Law No
Medical No
Nursing No
Veterinary Medicine Yes
Core Science Breadth Yes
Arts, Social Sciences & Humanities Breadth Yes
Agriculture No
Human Sciences / Education No
Public Health / Urban Policy Yes



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