Northeastern University

Tuition & Fees $49,497
Acceptance Rates 29 %
Student Population 21,489
Graduation Rates 86 %
Retention Rate 97 %

Northeastern University Academic Overview

Northeastern University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Boston, MA. It has a total enrollment of 21,489 including undergraduate and graduate schools and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 29 % last year.

2018 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in academic year 2017-2018, Northeastern University tuition and fees are $49,497 for all students. For graduate school, its 2018 tuition and fees are $23,688 for all graduate students.

Northeastern University 2018 Tuition & Fees
[chart] Northeastern University 2017-2018 Tuition & Fees

Academic Statistics at Northeastern University

[chart] Northeastern University Academic Statistics
dAcceptance Rate for Northeastern University is 29 %.
Graduation Rate for Northeastern University is 86 %
Retention Rate for Northeastern University is 97 %
Student Population for Northeastern University is 21,489
Student to Faculty Rate for Northeastern University is 14 %

Offered Degrees At Northeastern University

Northeastern University offers 160 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Northeastern University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree660
Master's Degree660
Post Master's Degree40
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship290
Doctor's degree - professional practice40

Student Services

Next table lists student services provided by Northeastern University to its attendants.

Student Services at Northeastern University
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Library facilities at institutionHas own library

Special Learning Opportunities

Northeastern University offerers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. It has ROTC programs and offers teacher certification programs. Next table shows more special learning opportunities at Northeastern University.

Special Learning Opportunities at Northeastern University
Online ClassUnderGraduate, Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing

Additional Facts

Next table summarizes additional characteristics of Northeastern University including religious affiliation, institution's hospital, and more.

Additional Characteristics at Northeastern University
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Historical Black School
Tribal School
Has Hospital
Offer Medical Degree
Board/Meal Plan
Dormitory Capacity9,161
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2017-2018 data and other data is from 2016-2017 data.