Our Location

9.2

Rating

Private

Type

14156

Students

$52,420

Tuition

18%

Acceptance

86%

Ranking

Large City

Campus Setting

Boston, MA

https://www.northeastern.edu/admissions/

360 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115-5005

Northeastern University is a very large private university located in Boston, ranked 36thin America. It has a total of 18,753 full-time undergraduate students and is quite competitive, accepting 18.05% of applicants. Northeastern University offers 186 different majors and is best known for its human services, physical therapy, and data modeling and database administration programs (nationally ranked 1st, 2nd, and 2nd respectively). With a tuition cost of $52,420 per year, Northeastern University is exceptionally expensive. 73.11% of students graduate ready to the next stage of their lives, entering the labor market. After graduation, alumni earn about $67,400 per year, which is 62% greater than the national median.

Campus Snapshot
#302/676

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#302/676

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#302/676

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Rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Cost

52420/Year
Below Average

UM-M

$52,420

National

$15,271
Pay with Cash

$73,236/year

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$30,514/year

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

18%Acceptance
Very Difficult

UM-M

18%

National

69.05%
Sat

1390 - 1540

55% of students submit

Application Deadline

MISSING

ACT

30 - 35

31% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$75

Students

14202Undergrads
Small Student Population

Full-Time

14156

Part-Time

46
Male

56%

In-state

21%

Female

44%

Out of state

21%

Undergrads Over 25

1%

International

14%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
15% Business/Commerce, General8% Computer and Information Sciences, General5% Mechanical Engineering72% Others

15% Business/Commerce, General

8% Computer and Information Sciences, General

5% Mechanical Engineering

72% Others

Business/Commerce, General

15%

1050 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences, General

8%

567 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

5%

364 Graduates

Computer Software Engineering

5%

349 Graduates

Engineering, General

5%

318 Graduates

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

3%

244 Graduates

Econometrics and Quantitative Economics

3%

243 Graduates

Chemical Engineering

3%

233 Graduates

Academics

B Score
Professors
StudentsProfessors17:117:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

14

Number of Library Books

525602

Academic Spend per Student

53%

Fill-time Retention Rate

99%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$54,400/Year

Full-Time

1,177

Part-Time

331
Median Earnings

$54,400

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

5%

Median Earnings

$67,400

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

87%