Pittsburgh, PA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
Not Reported
student ratio
Not Reported
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
Not Reported
acceptance rate
12 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Rhetoric Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Rhetoric]
      Master of Arts (MA) [Rhetoric]
    • Literary And Cultural Studies Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Comparative Literature ]
      Master of Arts (MA) [Comparative Literature ]
    • Professional Writing Master of Arts in Professional Writing (MAPW) [editing and publishing]
      Master of Arts in Professional Writing (MAPW) [policy and non-profit communication]
      Master of Arts in Professional Writing (MAPW) [public and media relations / corporate communications]
      Master of Arts in Professional Writing (MAPW) [science or healthcare communication]
      Master of Arts in Professional Writing (MAPW) [technical writing]
      Master of Arts in Professional Writing (MAPW) [writing for new media]
      Master of Arts in Professional Writing (MAPW) [writing for print media]
    • Communication Planning And Design Master of Design (M Des) [Communication ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 2 Foreign Languages, Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied Not Reported
    • Accepted Not Reported
    • Acceptance Rate Not Reported
    • Enrolled Not Reported
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? No
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, TWE required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCognitive processes in discourse with emphasis on writing, testing, and evaluation
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of English

Dietrich College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Carnegie Mellon University

5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3891
United States

Christine Neuwirth

Head

Phone: 412-268-2850
Fax: 412-268-7989
Email: cmn@cmu.edu

Kate Hale

Assistant Director of Graduate Programs

Phone: 412-268-3089
Email: katehale@andrew.cmu.edu

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