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Carnegie Mellon University

Your Combined ACT:
SAT Math + Verbal:
Your Chances at CM
(on ACT score alone)
Your Chances at CM
(on SAT score alone)
Men
Women
# Applicants
10,235
6,292
# Admitted
2,883
2,147
% Admitted
28.2%
34.1%
% Overall
30.4%

Students who got into CM:

Tips mention: Interview (4), ACT/SAT (14), Grades (18), Sports/Extracurriculars (16), College Essay (8)
I did well in my high school classes andNov 04 2014Biology
I did well in my high school classes and pursued an extracurricular that I enjoyed.
ACT: 32 Female
Strong SAT and high school GPAJun 02 2014Computer Engineering
Strong SAT and high school GPA. That's all you need.
SAT: 1450 Male
Got good grades, did some extracurricular activitiesMar 08 2014Math
SAT: 1460 Male
I was passionate about the activities that I didNov 18 2013Chemical Engineering
I was passionate about the activities that I did and I did a good amount of things. I worked hard and got to know my teachers well so that I could get good recommendations.
ACT: 31 SAT: 2080 Female
Everyone at CMU has some unique quirk about themJun 04 2013Math
Everyone at CMU has some unique quirk about them; make that shine through and you have a very good shot.

(I'm a competitive jump roper that has been to 49 states...also very involved in high school)
ACT: 32 Female

Carnegie Mellon University
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