Founded in 1898, Northeastern University (NEU) is a private research university located in the heart of Boston, U.S.A., and a leader in interdisciplinary research, urban engagement and the integration of classroom learning with real-world experience. It offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate colleges, eight graduate schools and two part-time divisions.
NEU’s College of Professional Studies provides non-traditional learners, international students and working professionals with an education that is innovative, flexible, substantial and at the nexus of practice and academic theory.
Programs of the College of Professional Studies are designed to reflect students’ career goals and provide them the opportunity for advancement. The college has developed a rich academic curriculum that corresponds to thriving industries such as healthcare, education, management, creative media and information technology.
The college currently offers three doctoral degrees, 20 master’s degrees, 31 bachelor’s degrees, 10 associate degrees, and more than 40 undergraduate, graduate and non-credit certificates. Many programs are offered entirely online as well as four campus locations in and around Boston.
Strengths and Distinctions
Ranked 69 of American National Universities (U.S. News & World Report 2011)
Accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC)