Northeastern University

Northeastern students are engaged with their community and our campus hub is of activity where students live, study, do research, and return from work experiences through co-op!

USA

Undergraduate Students:
Average 1st Year Class Size:

Northeastern has a traditional college campus in the heart of Boston.

18000

Our average class size is 24 students per class

Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts, fuses academics with a real-world co-curriculum. The co-op program alternates classroom study with six-month periods of full-time paid employment. International students receive authorization that allows them to work on co-op anywhere in the US.

Our main campus is in Boston, but students have a range of international opportunities. Visit our Global Experience page to learn more about these opportunities.

Selectivity

IB Grades

UFP Grades

Highly Selective

While there are no minimum requirements, our middle 50% range for admitted students is approximately 35-39 points out of 42 points.

Education Model

Internships within degree

Study Abroad available

Northeastern is a research university that emphasizes the application of knowledge in the real world.

Yes, 90% of Northeastern students will complete at least one co-op.

Yes

Tuition Cost

Financial Aid

Costs for the 2020-2021 academic year:

$54,360 Tuition
$1,092 Fees
$17,480 Room and Board

Northeastern meets full demonstrated need for U.S. citizens and permanent residents. Northeastern does not offer need-based financial aid to international students. International students that apply to Northeastern will be automatically considered for merit scholarships based on their academic performance in high school. These scholarships are typically awarded to students in the top 20% of our admitted student applicant pool. These awards are competitive and not every student should expect to receive a scholarship. Merit awards range in value from $10,000 to $25,000 per academic year.

Subjects

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Accounting & Finance

Anthropology

Artificial Intelligence and Robotics

Biological Sciences

Country Top 50

Chemical/Energy Engineering

Classics and Ancient History

Computer Science

World Top 200, Country Top 50

Development Studies

Economics

Country Top 100

Environmental Science

Country Top 50

History

Country Top 100

Journalism

Liberal Arts and Sciences

Marketing

Mechanical Engineering

Country Top 50

Natural Sciences

Philosophy

Country Top 100

Physiotherapy

Country Top 20

Psychology

Country Top 50

Software Engineering

Theology and Religious Studies

African Studies

Architecture

Country Top 20

Astronomy/Astrophysics

Biomedical Engineering

Chemistry

Country Top 50

Communication and Media Studies

World Top 200, Country Top 20

Creative Writing

Drama & Theatre

Country Top 100

Electronic/Electrical Engineering

Film and Media Production

Information Technology

Law

Linguistics

Materials Science

Modern Languages Mixed

Nursing

Country Top 20

Philosophy Politics and Economics

Politics

Country Top 50

Social Policy

Country Top 50

Speech and Language Therapy

Urban Planning

Anatomy Physiology and Pathology

Art & Design

Country Top 20

Biochemistry/Biomedicine

Business and Management

World Top 200, Country Top 20

Civil Engineering

Computer Games and Graphics

Data Science

Ecology & Conservation

English Literature and/or Language

Financial Mathematics

International Relations

Country Top 50

Legal Studies/Pre-Law

Manufacturing

Mathematics

Country Top 100

Music

Pharmacy & Pharmacology

World Top 100

Physics

Country Top 100

Pre-Med

Sociology

Statistics

World Rankings = QS World Subject Rankings 2020 https://www.topuniversities.com/subject-rankings/2020
Country Rankings = Niche Best by Major Ranking https://www.niche.com/colleges/rankings/
Please note that rankings do not exist for all subjects

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