12 months
550 USD/credit 79200 USD/year
550 USD/credit 79200 USD/year
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Government, Health Care, Education, Finance. Complex industries that demand expert leaders who can navigate the regulatory landscape and make smarter decisions for the people they serve.  The Public Management program is offered by Carnegie Mellon University.


Our part-time curriculum delivers this treatment to professionals in the Pittsburgh metro area. And we do it on a schedule that makes sense for you. Each Public Management class is composed of seasoned professionals from Pittsburgh's major sectors, allowing you to learn from respected peers and build diverse networks. And because its an on-campus program, you enjoy the vibrancy of our university community and events. 

You will emerge from the program with an analytical skillset that will set you apart in any organization, but the program is geared for maximum impact in organizations in highly regulated industries.


The Carnegie Mellon University mission is to create a transformative educational experience for students focused on deep disciplinary knowledge; problem solving; leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills; and personal health and well-being.

To cultivate a transformative university community committed to :

  • attracting and retaining diverse, world-class talent; 
  • creating a collaborative environment open to the free exchange of ideas, where research, creativity, innovation, and entrepreneurship can flourish
  • ensuring individuals can achieve their full potential.

To impact society in a transformative way — regionally, nationally, and globally — by engaging with partners outside the traditional borders of the university campus.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Accounting and Control in Not for Profit Organizations
  • Human Resource Management
  • Business English
  • Basics of Financial Statement Literacy
  • Budgeting And Management Control Systems
  • Financial Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


144 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application Form
  • Transcripts
  • English Language Proficiency (TOEFL or IELTS)
  • Recommendations
  • Résumé
  • Required Essay
  • Verification Requirement (applicable only if you are admitted!)
  • Letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    79200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 550 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    79200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 550 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Pittsburgh

1148 - 1944 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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