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

4.4 out of 5.0
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Degree: Liberal Studies
Graduation Year: 2012

I am in the linguistics program,in Northeastern Illinois University .It is a wonderful program with amazing instructors.There are many students from different countries.The education there is very good .I hope every student enroll in this university.
5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Non-Profit Management
Graduation Year: 2018

The Nonprofit Management program is a great program to enhance your knowledge of nonprofits and how to run one. Professors are experts in nonprofits and are readily available to assist you and are flexible to students who work full time and/or have families. The curriculum and textbooks contain knowledge that can be adapted to any nonprofit.
5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Political Science
Graduation Year: 2017

Northeastern University CPS offers a challenging Masters in Global Studies and International Relations that fit into my busy military schedule. I have been able to work through the online coursework to finish a degree without having it negatively impact my work. I am excited to see how my new Masters will impact my job prospects moving forward.
4.8 out of 5.0
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Degree: Counseling
Graduation Year: 2014

Northeastern provides students with incredible amounts of resources and opportunities to ensure that they have every chance to succeed. Quality professors, a beautiful campus, and access to an incredible city made for an excellent graduate school experience.
2.8 out of 5.0
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Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2012

Northeastern is a wonderful school though the specific college that I attended, the College of Professional Studies (CPS), is little more than a night school through which they fund the less revenue-generating majors/degrees (doctoral degrees, for example). I was not impressed with the quality of education, to be honest, though I understand students attending undergraduate degree programs and non-CPS Masters/Doctoral programs are usually very satisfied with their education.
3.6 out of 5.0
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Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2006

I believe I learned so much from going to Northeastern. I loved the campus. It is as if you are in a small town in the big city. It was the perfect fit for me!
4.8 out of 5.0
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Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2016

Northeastern is an amazing place with awesome opportunities, great faculty members, and a reputation that is hard to beat.
4.6 out of 5.0
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Degree: Information Technology
Graduation Year: 2010

Northeastern is one of the best colleges and I love the feel of the college, the location and the environment. They have many non-study activities, faculties and staff are awesome. The crowd in Northeastern is unbeatable, as well as the college placements are awesome.
3.2 out of 5.0
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Degree: Sociology
Graduation Year: 2010

The campus and facilities were nice and the location is wonderful. There were some good professors in my department but some really difficult ones as well, which made my time less pleasant.
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Degree: Business Administration
Graduation Year: 2018

The Full-Time MBA program at the D'Amore-McKim School of Business at Northeastern University is truly unlike any other. The hands-on experiential learning curriculum through a 6 month co-op learning assignment, weekly networking opportunities with Boston employers, and commitment to building a diverse class through global recruitment is preparing me to be a global business leader. As a female looking to enter a male-dominated industry, the program has instilled a sense of confidence in me through its Women in MBA organization and partnering with female mentors. The faculty may have degrees from the highest academic institutions in the world, but they are also the most approachable that I have ever had. Everyone---from the school librarian to the academic advisors to the Graduate Career Center---wants to see you succeed. They encourage you to take risks and get outside of one's comfort zone. My education at Northeastern University is opening my eyes to the business world and giving me the toolkit of skills that I need to achieve my professional career goals. I can say that I bleed Red and Black-Go Huskies!
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