College Factual  by our College Data Analytics Team
       Unbiased Factual Guarantee

Rhetoric & Composition at Carnegie Mellon University

4 Master's Degrees
3 Doctor's Degrees
#3 Overall Quality
We've gathered data and other essential information about the program, such as the ethnicity of students, how many students graduated in recent times, and more. In addition, we cover how Carnegie Mellon ranks in comparison to other schools with rhetoric and composition programs.

Go directly to any of the following sections:

Rhetoric & Composition Degrees Available at Carnegie Mellon

Carnegie Mellon Rhetoric and Composition Rankings

In College Factual's most recent rankings for the best schools for rhetoric and composition majors, Carnegie Mellon came in at #3. This puts it in the top 5% of the country in this field of study.

Popularity of Rhetoric and Composition at Carnegie Mellon

During the 2020-2021 academic year, Carnegie Mellon University handed out 0 bachelor's degrees in rhetoric & composition.

In 2021, 4 students received their master’s degree in rhetoric and composition from Carnegie Mellon. This makes it the #11 most popular school for rhetoric and composition master’s degree candidates in the country.

In addition, 3 students received their doctoral degrees in rhetoric and composition in 2021, making the school the #13 most popular school in the United States for this category of students.

Carnegie Mellon Rhetoric and Composition Students

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the rhetoric and composition majors at Carnegie Mellon University.

Carnegie Mellon Rhetoric & Composition Master’s Program

During the 2020-2021 academic year, 4 rhetoric and composition majors earned their master's degree from Carnegie Mellon. Of these graduates, 25% were men and 75% were women.


The majority of master's degree recipients in this major at Carnegie Mellon are white. In the most recent graduating class for which data is available, 75% of students fell into this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with a master's in rhetoric and composition.

Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 1
White 3
Non-Resident Aliens 0
Other Races 0

Related Major Annual Graduates
Professional, Technical, Business, & Scientific Writing 26
Creative Writing 18

View All Rhetoric & Composition Related Majors >


More about our data sources and methodologies.

Popular Reports

College Rankings
Best by Location
Degree Guides by Major
Graduate Programs

Compare Your School Options