The College of Engineering, consistently ranked among the top 10 engineering schools in the U.S., is the perfect place for young men and women who want to learn, discover and invent. It's the oldest and largest college at Carnegie Mellon with approximately 1,780 full-time undergraduates, 1,850 graduate students and 184 faculty members. Our fall 2016 class was 40% female, reinforcing Carnegie Mellon as a leading institution for women studying engineering. 

Our introductory undergraduate engineering courses give students hands-on opportunities to practice engineering. In your first semester, you'll have the opportunity to experience the College of Engineering’s project and research based curriculum that includes problem-solving, life-long learning and real-world applications.

Our faculty consists of nationally and internationally recognized experts who guide students in the classroom and lab. This school of engineering is research-intensive and our faculty members are known worldwide for developing leading edge technology and research advancements are brought directly to the classroom.

About the First Year Class

9819APPLICATIONS
1281ADMITTED
434ENROLLED
Average Unweighted GPA:3.88Class Rank:4%

SAT Middle 50 Percent

Evidence-Based Reading & Writing: 690-750Math: 740-790

Average ACT

English: 34Math: 34Composite: 34

Groundbreaking Research

Where's the Class of 2016?

College of Engineering students work at top-tier companies, create startups, and attend top-tier graduate programs. Of the students that continue their education, almost half are pursuing degrees as a part of one of our five-year joint bachelor's and master's degree programs that we offer in all five of the traditional majors.

Amazing Alumni

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Discover projects and coursework from the College of Engineering.