This is a blended business-technology degree that combines a comprehensive technology and business curriculum with a unique global educational experience.
Studying across Carnegie Mellon's Adelaide and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, campuses, you will gain an international perspective by learning in the United States and Australia with a strong focus on the Asia Pacific region. You will spend your 1st and 2nd study periods in Adelaide and 4th and 5th in Pittsburgh. You are also required to take 280 hours of internship in either Australia or internationally in your 3rd study period.
You are encouraged to customise your program by selecting a specialisation designed to advance your careers in: electronic commerce, business intelligence, information security management, IT strategy and management and healthcare informatics. The program specialisation is especially valuable for students who intend to pursue a career in IT and management consulting.
Detailed information on CMU-A's entry requirements can be found at:
The program requires 192 units: 126 units of core courses (including Information Systems Project) and 66 units of elective courses.
Full-time students complete the program over five study periods and you will commence your study in Adelaide in August. The program is not available part-time.
For successful completion, you must complete the requisite coursework and internship components and achieve a cumulative quality point average (QPA) of at least 3.0.