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Carnegie Mellon University

Breakdown of “Education Quality” at CM

By Gender
By Major
Architecture & Urban Planning DepartmentB
Art & Design DepartmentB-
Business - Management and AdministrationB+
Chemical EngineeringA-
Civil EngineeringC+
Computer EngineeringB
Computer ScienceA-
Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etcA
Electrical EngineeringA
Engineering DepartmentA
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcA+
Language - French/Spanish/etc.A
Mechanical EngineeringB+
Perfomance ArtsA
PreMed and MedicalA
Public PolicyA-
School of InformationB-
Urban PlanningD+

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... It's all how you look at things, I see CMU as a good place to get a good education and a good place to make friends and have fun, so it is for me...Read full comment
... CMU is an excellent place to get an education, especially if you're an engineer ...Read full comment
... It's THAT personal of an education ...Read full comment
... Great education, great social life (though you have to try ...Read full comment
... CMU encourages interdisciplanary education, and you find a large number of students pursuing a wide range of double degrees ...Read full comment
... I believe that the program could have been even more professionally oriented (ironic, I know) and so I supplemented my Carnegie education with ad...Read full comment
... I have really enjoyed the overall experience here, but it was when I began the Entrepeneurship track that I really began to see the value of my e...Read full comment
... On my way from my dorm to receiving the best Computer Engineering education in the country, I am serenaded by piano and flute recitals ...Read full comment
... For engineering this is the place, you have to work hard, in the end your education is your reward ...Read full comment
... You are not going to get a better fine arts education anywhere else, and we have the best staff you can have ...Read full comment
... For the first year, the DCR courses and stuff are a bit of a pain as you are not taking classes you really enjoy or are related to your major bu...Read full comment
... In general, CMU is perfect for those who can completely give up their social life for a good education ...Read full comment
... It's very good in academic education (for the most part) but fails to add another dimmension to the college experience at CMU ...Read full comment
... Attending CMU is an education in your limits as a student as much as it is an exercise in the persuit of academic knowledge ...Read full comment
... But I did really well with applying my education to a lucrative and interesting career ...Read full comment
... For instance, there is not education program or education classes at all ...Read full comment
... It shits on people who want to have a good time and get a very good education ...Read full comment
Carnegie Mellon University
Carnegie Mellon University

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