Founded as the "Evening Institute for Younger Men" in 1898, Northeastern University now encompasses more than 70 acres campus area. This private research university is better known as NU and positioned in the fantastic city of Boston, Massachusetts. Identified as one of the best colleges in the Northeast by the Princeton Review, Northeastern University accommodates more than 24,000 students. Ranked as No. 4 in Forbes Magazine's "America's Most Entrepreneurial Campuses", NU offers 65 undergraduate majors to the learners. In addition, there are more than 125 graduate programs in variety of fields. Northeastern University is comprised of academic divisions such as, College of Engineering, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Computer and Information Science, School of Technological Entrepreneurship, College of Professional Studies, School of Law, College of Business Administration, Bouve College of Health Sciences and College of Criminal Justice.
Courses are available on wide range of subjects at Northeastern University. The university is renowned for programs in engineering and computer science and engineering. Students are awarded with masters, doctoral, and professional degrees. Northeastern University degree programs include the following:
Therapy and counseling
Security and law enforcement
Science and laboratory technician
Education and teaching
Drama and performing arts
Conservation and resource management
Computer science and engineering
Business and management
Architecture and planning
Religion and philosophy
Real estate and construction management
Photography and commercial art
Nutrition and exercise therapy
Nursing and emergency medicine
Medical support and technology
Family and social work
As Northeastern University is one of the most prestigious higher learning institutions in the U.S, a large number of students apply for admission every year. But all the students don't get the chance to study as the university selects the students with sound academic background. Applicant's previous academic record, SAT and ACT scores are considered during the process of selection.
Northeastern University offers accommodation and meal plans to the students. Array of spare time activities and myriad of sports could be found in the campus of Northeastern University.
360 Huntington Ave
Boston, MA 02115-5000
General Phone: (617) 373-2000