Northeastern University Graduate Program Reviews

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95%
of students recommend
(3.98 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 231 respondents

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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: NEASC CIHE and AANA
  • Programmatic Accreditation: AACSB, + 8 more
  • Campus Setting: City: Large
  • Student Population: 19,940 (13,697 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 14 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 14% part-time, 86% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $22,061
Source: NCES

Student & Graduate Reviews

3.33 out of 5.0
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Degree: Nursing
Graduation Year: 2016

One pro of my program is the amazing faculty who teach the courses and lend themselves to investing in your success. One con of the program is the lack of financial aid for graduate students especially nursing students.
4.83 out of 5.0
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Degree: Graphic Design
Graduation Year: 2016

The graduate program provides you with a mindset to enter the workforce that you would have not been able to engage in otherwise.
3.67 out of 5.0
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Degree: Public Health
Graduation Year: 2015

I dont live in Boston so I cannot comment on the affordability, I live in RI and commute to Boston, for convenience
3.33 out of 5.0
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Degree: Nursing
Graduation Year: 2017

This program, although it is competitive, is extremely well run. The faculty and staff are supportive and always available, and the classes are efficiently run and always of the highest quality. In addition, the university is located in close proximity to some of the best hospitals in the country. So all of the clinical placements that are available for students to participate in are extremely well done.
5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2014

Northeastern University is a great school, not only by the quality of the teaching and curriculum, but also but their emphasis in ensuring every student graduate career ready. Their signature co-op experience is the best of it's kind. Their career service is one of the best rated. The graduate Education program I am in is one that blends theory and practice. And especially great is the learning format that is flexible, allowing adult learners like me the possibility of earning an advanced degree without sacrificing family/work commitment.
4.17 out of 5.0
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Degree: Chemistry
Graduation Year: 2015

Currently enrolled in the Plus One program for chemistry. I have just finished the undergraduate portion and will complete the graduate portion next year. However, as part of the program I have already had to take 16 credits of graduate level courses and have been working on research that will be a part of my Master's thesis. My particular program only applies to people who attended Northeastern as an undergraduate. The courses I have taken are some of the same that would be taken by students in the PhD program. I believe Northeastern has a great program and the classes are of high quality. I don't think you'll be disappointed in an education here and the school is very popular with many companies in the area.The biggest downside is probably living expenses (located in Boston so rent is expensive). If you are in the PhD program then tuition is covered. That is no the case for my program, however, and the cost of attendance is rather high.
4.17 out of 5.0
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Degree: Computer Science
Graduation Year: 2016

The Master of Science in Computer Science is an intense graduate program and requires a good amount of learning.
3.5 out of 5.0
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Degree: Nursing
Graduation Year: 2015

Being an online student, I had limited experience with campus life and the such, however the school has limited scholarships and grants for graduates. application process was simply and the admission staff was very helpful. In course work is tolerable and some of the courses are very challenging. Tuition is roughly 1000$ a credit hour.
3.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Secondary Education
Graduation Year: 2011

College of Professional Studies provide working professionals to earn degrees during convenient hours. It also provides students the choice of attending school on campus, online, or hybrid. Northeastern is conveniently located on both the orange and the red subway line, which makes commuting very easy.
3.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Nursing
Graduation Year: 2016

Northeastern has a great graduate nursing program that is well recognized throughout the Boston area. Faculty are amazing and extremely willing to help. It is expensive, but the quality of education that you receive makes up for it. Highly recommend the graduate nursing programs!
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