Carnegie Mellon University

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Carnegie Mellon University
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Andrew Carnegie
Motto "My heart is in the work."
Established 1900 by Andrew Carnegie
Type Private
Endowment $950 million
President Jared Cohon
Academic staff 1,368
Undergraduates 5,705
Postgraduates 5,265
Location Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Campus Urban
Colors Cardinal, Gray, and Tartan Plaid[1]
Athletics NCAA Division III[2]
Nickname Tartans
Mascot Scotty the Scottie Dog[3]
Website cmu.edu
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Carnegie Mellon University is a research university. It is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It is known for research in computer science. It is ranked #1 in the United States for computer science.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Official Carnegie Mellon colors". cmu.edu. Retrieved 2008-02-17. 
  2. "Carnegie Mellon Athletics official website". cmu.edu. Retrieved 2008-02-17. 
  3. "Carnegie Mellon's Mascot". 
  4. "Best Computer Science Programs".