Northeastern University, USA – Quick Facts

NORTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY

About University:

  • Northeastern University (NU formerly NEU) is a private(More Details : https://goo.gl/9WmbZn) research university(More Details : https://goo.gl/cqpJHB) in Boston(More Details : https://goo.gl/LbWe42), Massachusetts(More Details : https://goo.gl/lo8S56), established in 1898. It is categorized as R1 (Doctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity) by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.(More Details : https://goo.gl/f97Zed)
  • The university offers undergraduate and graduate programs leading to doctoral degrees on its main campus in Boston and Seattle(More Details : https://goo.gl/MdSxt). It has roughly 16,000 undergraduates and nearly 8,000 graduate students.
  • Northeastern features a cooperative education(More Details : https://goo.gl/6NmsDn) program that integrates classroom study with professional experience on seven continents. In 2011, the university opened the George J. Kostas Research Institute for Homeland Security.

Quick Facts:

  • Type : Private
  • Established : 1898
  • Location : Boston, Massachusetts
  • Campus : Urban, 73 acres
  • Academic Staff : 1660
  • Students : 24,944
  • Website : http://www.northeastern.edu/

Admission requirements : ( College of professional studies )

  • P.A required is 3.0 / (1st class in undergraduate degree with not more than 8 backlogs ). *Accept 4 years bachelor’s only . ( 3 Years + 1 Year Diploma or 3 Years + 2Years )
  • TOEFL/IELTS: 79 minimum writing score of 20/6.5 (with no bands less than 6.0 )

Regulatory Affairs, MS only:

  • English language requirements: TOEFL 85 (minimum writing score of 22) / IELTS 6.5 (no bands below 6.0) / PTE 57†
  • Academic requirements: minimum GPA 2.7 on a 4.0 scale and an undergraduate degree in Science or Pharmaceutical Studies
  • No GRE/GMAT is required
  • Tuition fee: $29,000 full tuition fee
  • Deadlines: 15th July for Fall, 7th Nov for Spring
  • Duration: 18-24 months

Programs Offered:

  • Analytics, MPS (45 credits)
  • Commerce and Economic Development, MS (45 credits)
  • Corporate and Organizational Communication, MS (45–47 credits)
  • Digital Media, MPS (49–50 credits)
  • Global Studies and International Relations, MS (46–48 credits)
  • Informatics, MPS (45–47 credits)
  • Leadership, MS (45–46 credits)
  • Nonprofit Management, MS (45–47 credits)
  • Project Management, MS: Boston or Seattle (45–47 credits)
  • Regulatory Affairs for Drugs, Biologics and Medical Devices, MS(45 credits)

MS Regulatory Affairs for Drugs, Biologics andMedical Devices:

Program Overview: The Master of Science in Regulatory Affairs for Drugs, Biologic s, and Medical Devices is designed to educate and prepare RA professionals who will play a pivotal role in ensuring compliance with applicable laws and regulations in the development and commercialization of the health-care products of their company.

MPS Informatics:

  • A relatively new and rapidly evolving area, informatics is increasingly used to solve today’s problems. Whether it’s used to create information and communication technologies, design decision support systems, develop 3-D visualizations, or devise mobile applications, informatics can be applied across a wide range of industries to address a variety of privacy, security, health-care, environmental, educational, and social challenges.

Program dates:

  1. Entry term : Fall 2018
  • Application deadline :July , 2018
  • Program start : September 18
  1. Entry term : Winter 2018
  • Application deadline :November 6, 2017
  • Program start :January 3, 2018

Costs:

  • Tuition fees(More Details:https://www.kaplanpathways.com/) for CPS master’s degrees range from $29,070 to $31,654 in 2016-17.
  • Degrees available for direct entry at D’A More McKim School of Business: September Start Only

Master of Business Administration (MBA):

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  • Northeastern’s full-time MBA program combines world-class academics with extensive professional experience in just 24 months. Highlights of the program include:
    • A unique Corporate Residency program, providing 6 months of in-depth paid work experience at a leading business in your area of interest.
    • International consulting projects with multinational companies through the Global Projects Course.
    • Excellent career prospects: the full-time MBA program ranks 5th in the USA for job placement, and 96% of graduates are employed 3 months post-MBA (Bloomberg BusinessWeek 2017).

Finance, MS:

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  • Deepen your mastery of business financials while you develop strong quantitative expertise in this 12-month degree. The curriculum is taught by faculty recognized as expert researchers by leading finance journals.

International Business, MS:

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  • Build expertise in global business collaboration in just 1 year of full-time study. You will develop analytical skills to help you navigate a fast-paced, interconnected world. Highlights of the program include a 3-credit international field study course, where you will visit companies in the country or region of focus .

Technological Entrepreneurship, MS:

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  • Learn how to be a successful entrepreneur through this intensive 1-year program. Highlights of the program include:
    • Hands-on experience starting a company through IDEA, NEU’s on-campus start-up accelerator.
    • A unique curriculum that combines business, engineering and computer science expertise.

Deadlines: April 1st 2018

Typical student profile:

  • Academic: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent. Minimum GPA range: 3.5–3.8 on a 4.0 scale.
  • English language: TOEFL 100 / IELTS 7.0. Not required if your bachelor’s degree was taught in English.
  • GMAT score ranges:600–750.
  • Work experience: 3 years required for MBA students. No work experience required for MS programs.

Costs:

  • Tuition fees(More Details:https://goo.gl/0CqyiU) range from $45,390 for an MS degree to $90,780 for a complete MBA . Partial merit-based scholarships(More Details:https://goo.gl/mJWHFX) are available for the MBA program.

Graduate certificates programs in Boston:

  • Enhance your professional business skills with a graduate certificate from the D’Amore McKim School of Business. A graduate certificate is a great way to accelerate your career without the length of commitment, costs or requirements of a full degree.

Benefits of a graduate certificate:

  • Short duration: certificates take only 4 or 8 months to complete
  • Lower costs compared to a full degree
  • Earn 12-15 graduate credits that can be transferred to a professional master’s degree at Northeastern or an MBA program at another university
  • No GMAT or GRE required!

Available graduate certificates:

  • Accounting and Financial Decision Making(More Details:https://goo.gl/yHe1iu)
  • Business Administration (4- and 8-month options)(More Details:https://goo.gl/f1EGh8)
  • Corporate Renewal(More Deatils:https://goo.gl/yghBZQ)
  • Innovation Management(More Details:https://goo.gl/59YMaq)
  • International Business(More Details:https://goo.gl/boLkxQ)
  • Leadership and Human Capital(More Details:https://goo.gl/itqd3U)
  • Marketing(More Details:https://goo.gl/p77GUe)
  • Supply Chain Management(More Details:https://goo.gl/PeKnJx)
  • Technological Entrepreneurship(More Details:https://goo.gl/YUu5Wr)

Program dates:

  • Graduate certificates are available for Fall, Spring or Summer term entry.

1.Entry term:Fall 2018

  • Application deadline:July 1, 2018
  • Program start:September 6, 2018

2.Entry term:Spring 2018

  • Application deadline:November 1, 2017
  • Program start:January 8, 2018

3.Entry term:Summer 2018

  • Application deadline:March 1, 2018
  • Program start:May 7, 2018

*Please note that dates are subject to change.

Typical student profile:

  • Academic: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent. Typical minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, though requirements vary.
  • English language test score ranges: TOEFL 90-100 / IELTS 6.5-7. Not required if your bachelor’s degree was taught in English.
  • Work experience: Some certificates require 2 years of prior work experience.
  • GMAT/GRE: Not required

Costs:

  • Tuition fees(More Details:https://goo.gl/0CqyiU) for graduate certificates range between $18,156 and $22,695 in 2016-17.

 

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