Tuition & Fees

The tuition rate for 2017-2018 is $62,900.  That amount is for the entire masters program, for 3 full time semesters (Fall, Spring, Summer). There are 3 semesters per academic year (Fall, Spring, Summer).  The university also has several fees that it will charge students including a student activity fee, technology and transportation fee. Please see this link for the fees.

A laptop is required as it is an integral part of the program. Mobility is also an important part of the program. Your team may meet on different parts of campus, as well as being asked to present your final deliverables from your laptop. You are able to use one that you already own, or can purchase one from the Carnegie Mellon Computer Store or other retailers. Please see the FAQ web page for the preferred laptop configuration.

Financial Aid

Funding through grants or fellowships is currently not available through this program.  Below you will find some alternative sources for scholarships and grants.  Additional information on financial aid can be found at  Carnegie Mellon offers a wide variety of payment options.  The information can be found at