Why Apply?

There’s nothing in the world like Carnegie Mellon University’s Entertainment Technology Center (ETC) and our Master of Entertainment Technology (MET). Renowned for Computer Science and a spectacular Fine Arts and Design program, CMU is uniquely able to provide you with an unparalleled experience in creating innovative, interactive media. It’s no surprise that our graduates are among the most highly sought-after professionals in the creative industries.

At the ETC, we bring together students from a diversity of academic backgrounds – talented people who are incredibly passionate about what they do, and who have experience working well with others.

So if you’re self-motivated, imaginative, play well with others, and are a strong critical thinker, apply today. And let ETC be your launch pad for a fantastic career and life.

Frequently Asked Questions How to Apply

CMU undergraduate students interested in the Intergrative Design, Arts & Technology Network  Game Design Minor, visit the IDEATE website.

High school students interested in the CMU’s Pre-College National High School Game Academy, visit the CMU Pre-College site.

College graduates interested in the CMU Ph.D. in HCI, visit the HCII website.

Important Dates


January 15 - Application deadline

Mid-March  - Decisions posted

April 22 - Applicant reply deadline

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