Carnegie Mellon University Top Questions

Describe your favorite campus traditions.

Audra

Carnegie Mellon is best known for it's drama program and robotics program. Additionally, it's overall world renown for it's computer science , engineering, and arts conservatory programs.

Alexander

Our school is best known for its contribution to the scientific community. It is a top school that isn't an ivy league school. We draw professors from harvard, yale, oxford, mit, caltech, and others. It is known for computer science, engineering, business, architecture, and a few popular thespians. When people think of CMU they think of people who have their heart in their work, but at the end of the week, still know how to have fun. It is one of the best non-brand name universities a person could hope to attend.

Brandon

This school is great for running into a diverse, yet well-versed population. You can literally have a conversation about anything with almost anyone and everyone participating will have something useful to contribute to the talk. It is easy to meet people from all over the world from a wide range of cultures who can passionately talk about their heritage and how it has influenced their goals in life.

Nicole

Known for their exceptional talents in the fields of the arts and sciences, Carnegie Mellon continues to uphold this fame with ingenuity and a bottomless curiousity.

Nathan

Engineering

Corinne

We're probably best known as a technology school, but Carnegie Mellon is a lot more than that. We do have an outstanding computer science program and great science and technology programs, but having that kind of expertise really brings something special to the arts and humanities. Humanities students get a lot more exposure to what the sciences can do for them than they would get anywhere else in the world. CMU is all about mingling disciplines and working a little outside your major.

Leonard

Best known for the rigorous amounts of work that accompany difficult courses. We also have extensive research opportunitys in alot of fields that make it easy for a student to delve further into their respective majors or even go past that.

James

Carnegie Mellon is a unique institution in that it is both well know for the technical fields such as engineering and computer science as well as the humanities such as acting and music. This is due to both the hard working student body and the dedicated staff.

Jacob

My school is best known for its School of Computer Science, It's School of Science, it's School of Engineering, and College of Fine arts. The School of Bussiness is also one of the top ranked.

Cindy

Computer Science leader and 7 Economic Laureates

Bernarda

CMU is mainly known in three fields: Engineering, Drama/ Arts, Business School. It's also known for being rigorous and academically challenging.

Daniel

Robotics and Computer Science. We compete directly with MIT & Standford for the best in the nation/world in these feilds

Robert

Engineering, the sciences, and computer science

Elizabeth

Computer Science, Engineering, Science, Business, Research, Robotics...anything that has to do with technology

Nicholas

Our school is best known for it's computer science classes and engineering program. As well, we're also a very liberal campus.

Sanya

previously computer science and research but randy pausch and the tepper school are other things that come to mind now.

Blake

A story of a prank on high school overnight visitors at CMU.

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