Northeastern University is a top-ranking global research university located in the heart of Boston, America’s College Town. Northeastern takes a flexible, student-centered approach to academics, allowing students to create a unique educational experience that best suits their goals.
Experiential learning is at the heart of the Northeastern learning model—it equals rigorous academics plus real world experience, integrated closely together. Your real-world experiences will inform your classroom learning, your global perspectives will expand your horizons, and you’ll graduate with a crucial competitive advantage as you move toward a career. The University’s innovative Career Services and Co-operative education programs have received top ranking by both U.S. News and The Princeton Review.
Choose a 4-year or 5-year program of study with up to 18 months of real world experience, select interdisciplinary or combined majors, or take advantage of PlusOne options, allowing students to earn a master’s degree in just one additional year of study.
For these reasons and more, Northeastern is considered one of the USA’s top “Up-and-coming” universities (U.S. News) making the most promising and innovative changes in the areas of academics, faculty and student life.