Northeastern’s network of campuses in and beyond Boston—in Charlotte, the San Francisco Bay Area, Vancouver, Seattle, and Toronto—is designed to expand learning and research opportunities to meet regional and global demand for talent and innovation.
19.3% Acceptance rate
1,469 Mean SAT score, enrolled freshmen
Full-Time | Co-op
Full-Time | Co-op
Part-Time | Co-op
|College of Arts, Media and design||1,182 | 277||0||1,459||217 | 24||17 | 0||258|
|D'Amore-McKim School of Business||3,186 | 1,047||0||4,233||244 | 76||1,033 | 0||1,353|
|Khoury College of Computer Sciences||1,430 | 347||0||1,777||1,441 | 202||54 | 0||1,697|
|College of Engineering||2,855 | 1,021||0||3,876||3,514 | 471||198 | 1||4,184|
|Bouvé College of Health Sciences||1,741 | 322||3||2,066||1,318 | 38||252 | 0||1,608|
|School of Law||0 | 0||0||0||513 | 196||0 | 0||709|
|College of Professional Studies||0 | 0||1,597||1,597||0 | 0||5,524 | 0||5,524|
|College of Science||2,184 | 660||0||2,844||662 | 56||99 | 1||818|
|College of Social Sciences and Humanities||1,559 | 386||0||1,945||405 | 11||64 | 0||480|
|University Programs||490 | 0||0||490||0 | 0||0 | 0||0|
|Totals||14,627 | 4,060||1,600||20,287||8,314 | 1,074||7,241 | 2||16,631|
97% Freshman retention (Fall 2017 freshmen)
88% Six-year graduation rate (Fall 2012 cohort)
$51,522 Tuition and fees
$16,270 Room and board
Northeastern integrates global experience into learning at the undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral levels. In addition to the university’s signature cooperative education program, experiential opportunities include research, service, global study, and clubs and activities.
92 Undergraduate majors
142 Combined majors
2,943 Employers globally
+ 95% of the graduating class of 2017-18 participated in co-op.
Over 400 Student clubs and organizations
18 Varsity sports
30 Club sports
142 Juris Doctor
539 Professional doctorate
5,490 Master’s degrees
4,485 Bachelor’s degrees
35 Post-master’s certificates
Northeastern views diversity as a necessity for learning. Diversity offers the breadth and depth of ideas, experiences, and cultural backgrounds that make learning transformative.
|Hispanic or Latino||925||757||1,682||396||213||609|
|American Indian or Alaska Native||7||5||12||6||5||11|
|Black or African American||606||347||953||443||268||711|
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander||4||1||5||4||2||6|
|Two or more races||469||380||849||142||74||216|
|Race and ethnicity unknown||649||664||1,313||652||603||1,255|
Northeastern’s research enterprise is strategically focused on building interdisciplinary teams to solve global challenges in health, security, and sustainability. Institutes in mission-critical fields fuel research partnerships with industry, government, and academia.
+ Northeastern is an R1 research university, a designation by the Carnegie Classification system for U.S. universities with the highest level of research activity.
220 Research professionals
179 Alumni countries
$74.5M Total giving, FY 2018
$1.199B Expenses, FY 2018
$847.8M Endowment market value, FY 2018
+ Northeastern’s bond rating from Moody’s Investors Service is A1, with a “stable” outlook.
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