Northeastern University Professional Programs

Boston, MA

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 1,928
Graduate Enrollment: 6,123
Doctoral/Professional Universities
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Large City (>250k)
Four-year, medium, primarily nonresidential // higher part-time

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 0%

Male/Female: 46% / 54% (2017)

First generation college students: 18.5% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 4.5% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.4% (2017)

Test scores for admission:


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 81.7% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 74.5% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 69.6% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 64.3% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 40.1%
Black: 15.3%
Hispanic: 12.1%
Asian: 10.5%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.2%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.1%
2+ races: 3.3%
Non-resident alien: 12.2%
Unknown race: 6.2%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $0
In-State tuition: $0
Out-of-State tuition: $0

Estimated books and supplies: $1,000 (2018)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $15,880 (2018)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $1,800 (2018)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $15,880 (2018)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $1,800 (2018)

Average Family Income: $120,021 (2017)
Median Family Income: $80,225 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 11.1%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 26.3%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $24,250 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $257 (2021)

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 0%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 95.0% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $24,250 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $13,500 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $21,500 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $23,000 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 83.3% (2015)
@3 year 86.7% (2017)
@5 year 91.1% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 64.1% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 65.4% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $67,204 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $81,396 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 5 $27,000 $225 $42,350 ($3,529) $48,771 ($4,064)
Bachelor's Degree Natural Resources Conservation and Research. 4 $23,430 $244 $47,485 ($3,957) $50,604 ($4,217)
Bachelor's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 6 $23,250 $228 $47,257 ($3,938) $67,761 ($5,647)
Master's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 118 $67,003 ($5,584) $72,508 ($6,042)
Master's Degree Radio, Television, and Digital Communication. 38
Bachelor's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 19 $23,001 $239 $104,655 ($8,721) $132,227 ($11,019)
Master's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 200 $466 $102,848 ($8,571) $128,584 ($10,715)
Master's Degree Information Science/Studies. 1 $119,261 ($9,938)
Master's Degree Computer Software and Media Applications. 191 $371 $91,828 ($7,652)
Master's Degree Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management. 56
Master's Degree Education, General. 121 $342 $61,955 ($5,163) $57,756 ($4,813)
Doctoral Degree Education, General. 218
Graduate/Professional Certificate Educational Administration and Supervision. 7
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 24 $50,235 ($4,186)
Master's Degree Computer Engineering. 53
Bachelor's Degree Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 1
Bachelor's Degree Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies/Technicians. 11
Bachelor's Degree Computer Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 1
Master's Degree Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services. 10
Master's Degree Legal Professions and Studies, Other. 26
Master's Degree Taxation. 11 $137,745 ($11,479)
Doctoral Degree Legal Professions and Studies, Other. 19
Master's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 12 $412 $54,406 ($4,534) $74,691 ($6,224)
Master's Degree Homeland Security. 45 $408 $61,138 ($5,095)
Bachelor's Degree Human Services, General. 7 $26,000 $246 $41,906 ($3,492) $37,367 ($3,114)
Master's Degree Human Services, General. 7 $51,398 ($4,283)
Master's Degree Public Administration. 21 $466 $64,551 ($5,379) $71,256 ($5,938)
Master's Degree International Relations and National Security Studies. 17
Bachelor's Degree Political Science and Government. 8 $22,579 $229 $45,014 ($3,751) $65,006 ($5,417)
Bachelor's Degree Design and Applied Arts. 1 $28,250 $270 $47,825 ($3,985) $81,078 ($6,757)
Master's Degree Communication Disorders Sciences and Services. 45 $466 $61,763 ($5,147) $66,291 ($5,524)
Bachelor's Degree Health and Medical Administrative Services. 29 $28,607 $281 $39,585 ($3,299) $72,627 ($6,052)
Master's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 53 $1,102 $87,577 ($7,298)
Master's Degree Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration. 176 $330 $102,574 ($8,548) $121,837 ($10,153)
Master's Degree Public Health. 31 $466 $57,650 ($4,804)
First Professional Degree Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions. 26 $474 $70,381 ($5,865) $77,354 ($6,446)
Master's Degree Medical Illustration and Informatics. 38 $87,633 ($7,303) $104,858 ($8,738)
Bachelor's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 254 $31,000 $236 $71,500 ($5,958) $79,142 ($6,595)
Master's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 6 $649 $123,408 ($10,284) $131,668 ($10,972)
First Professional Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 55 $157,758 ($13,147) $154,325 ($12,860)
Master's Degree Business/Commerce, General. 144 $544 $108,804 ($9,067) $123,548 ($10,296)
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 124 $77,773 ($6,481)
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 189 $396 $61,655 ($5,138) $79,996 ($6,666)
Bachelor's Degree Finance and Financial Management Services. 87 $38,115 $258 $60,175 ($5,015) $68,364 ($5,697)
Master's Degree Finance and Financial Management Services. 37 $411 $120,730 ($10,061) $114,595 ($9,550)
Master's Degree International Business. 70
Master's Degree Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods. 449 $443 $77,611 ($6,468) $118,416 ($9,868)
Master's Degree Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies. 20 $61,994 ($5,166)
Bachelor's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 9
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 1 $25,000 $263 $46,401 ($3,867) $73,280 ($6,107)
Master's Degree Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology. 60 $466 $69,884 ($5,824)
Bachelor's Degree Biotechnology. 3
Master's Degree Biotechnology. 46 $403 $79,455 ($6,621)
Master's Degree Nutrition Sciences. 34 $54,702 ($4,559)
Master's Degree International/Global Studies. 119 $434 $58,435 ($4,870) $75,762 ($6,314)
Master's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 64 $425 $51,000 ($4,250) $58,176 ($4,848)
Bachelor's Degree Research and Experimental Psychology. 11 $26,000 $246 $36,925 ($3,077) $57,605 ($4,800)
Master's Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 50 $466 $55,736 ($4,645) $58,476 ($4,873)


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $70,641
Full time faculty: 8%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 15.0

School's endowment start of year: $86,642,212 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $116,951,344 (2022)