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Northeastern University

Northeastern University

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Northeastern University is a very large (over 20,000 students) private, not for profit, 4 year or above school located in New England in a large city setting. The highest degree offered is a Doctor's degree and the school is comprised of a majority of undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at Northeastern University include: Business/Commerce, General with 559 Bachelors awards; Business/Commerce, General with 451 Masters awards; Pharmacy Administration and Pharmacy Policy and Regulatory Affairs with 229 Masters awards; Law with 216 PhD professional practice awards; Communication and Media Studies with 201 Bachelors awards;. Northeastern University is located at 360 Huntington Ave in Boston, MA 02115.

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Northeastern University Facts

Northeastern University is located at 360 Huntington Ave in Boston, MA 02115

Total Applicants: 44,208
Percent Admitted: 32%
Dorm Capacity: 8,376
Graduation Rate: 77%
Retention Rate: 95%
Undergrads Under 18: 2%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 86%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 12%

Northeastern University telephone number: (617) 373-2000

The highest degree offered is: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Northeastern University Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $40,086
Total Cost In State: $56,026
Total Cost Out of State: $56,026

Admissions stats for Northeastern University

Your chances are around 32% based on admission statistics for Northeastern University. That's not too bad.

Student Demographics at Northeastern University
Northeastern University Demographics
Totals: 7,635
     Males: 3,603 (47% of total)
     Females: 4,032 (53% of total)
Asians: 473
     Asian Males: 204 (3% of total)
     Asian Females: 269 (4% of total)
Blacks: 361
     Black Males: 131 (2% of total)
     Black Females: 230 (3% of total)
Hispanics: 319
     Hispanic Males: 146 (2% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 173 (2% of total)
Native Americans: 17
     Native American Males: 4 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 13 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 0
     Hawaiian Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 0 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 77
     Mixed Race Males: 29 (0% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 48 (1% of total)
Whites: 3,510
     White Males: 1,616 (21% of total)
     White Females: 1,894 (25% of total)
Foreign Students: 1,435
     Foreign Males: 798 (10% of total)
     Foreign Females: 637 (8% of total)
Most Popular Majors at Northeastern University
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Business/Commerce, General
(559 Bachelors degrees)
Business/Commerce, General
(451 Masters degrees)
Pharmacy Administration and Pharmacy Policy and Regulatory Affairs
(229 Masters degrees)
(216 PhD professional practice degrees)
Communication and Media Studies
(201 Bachelors degrees)
Communication, General
(201 Bachelors degrees)
Organizational Leadership
(197 Masters degrees)
Psychology, General
(168 Bachelors degrees)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
(156 Bachelors degrees)
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
(153 Bachelors degrees)
Management Science
(151 Masters degrees)
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration, Other
(135 Bachelors degrees)
Education, General
(134 Masters degrees)
Mechanical Engineering
(133 Bachelors degrees)
(131 Masters degrees)
Physical Therapy/Therapist
(129 PhD professional practice degrees)
Political Science and Government, General
(127 Bachelors degrees)
(125 PhD professional practice degrees)
Organizational Leadership
(124 Bachelors degrees)
Finance, General
(104 Bachelors degrees)
Computer Software Engineering
(101 Masters degrees)
International Business/Trade/Commerce
(100 Bachelors degrees)
International Relations and Affairs
(97 Bachelors degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(95 Bachelors degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(95 Bachelors degrees)
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other
(90 Bachelors degrees)
Music, General
(87 Bachelors degrees)
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other
(85 Bachelors degrees)
Finance, General
(81 Masters degrees)
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
(80 Masters degrees)
Northeastern University Weather
Northeastern University Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 49.20 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 48.50 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 82.27 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 53.05 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 54.57 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 69.45 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 10.55 (mph)
Add Your 2 Cents
What's the best feature of Northeastern University?
 Recreational Facilities
 Lots of Sunshine
 Online Course Options
 Big Party Atmosphere
 Lots of Rain
 Lenient Parking

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