Northeastern University College of Business Administration

Introduction

Established in 1922, Northeastern University College of Business Administration provides its students—undergraduate, graduate, and executive—with the education, tools, and experience necessary to launch and accelerate successful business careers.

The College credits its success to expert faculty, close partnerships with industry, and its emphasis on rigorous academics combined with experiential learning. Our emphasis on combining a challenging curriculum with the reality of the business world is at the core of the College’s mission. Integral to our success is a faculty that contributes to business knowledge through its world-class research and has real-world business experience as members of boards of directors, entrepreneurs, presidents, managers, directors, and consultants. The faculty’s applications-oriented scholarship and industry experience shapes student learning and the classroom experience.

All our strengths and our focus come together to prepare students for a lifetime of achievement in the business world.

  • BusinessWeek ranks the College 26th in its “Best Undergraduate B-schools.”
  • U.S. News & World Report ranks the College’s Bachelor of Science in International Business 16th in the U.S.
  • Financial Times ranks the College’s Executive MBA program in the U.S. top 50.
  • U.S. News & World Report ranks the College’s part-time MBA program 21st in the U.S.
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Master

Evening MBA

Campus Part time January 2016 USA Boston

Northeastern’s Evening MBA is a part-time program that offers maximum flexibility.You can set your own schedule and choose an area of specialization that meets your individual career objectives. [+]

As someone who works full-time and has little time to spare, you need an MBA program that offers you maximum flexibility. Northeastern’s Evening MBA lets you make the rules. You can complete your degree on your own timetable, set your own schedule, and choose an area of specialization that meets your individual career objectives.

 

Northeastern’s Evening MBA is a flexible, part-time program that can be completed in as little as two or as long as seven years. You may attend classes at Northeastern’s main campus or our campus in Boston’s financial district.

 

To earn your degree, you must complete 60 semester hours of credit and achieve a 3.0 or better grade point average. Should you receive waiver and/or transfer credit, the total number of credits required would be reduced.... [-]


Executive MBA

Campus Part time 16  January 2017 USA Boston

You can gain deep knowledge of global business that prepares you to collaborate across cultures and compete on an international scale. [+]

Leading Innovation and Growth in the Global Economy

 

You are already a successful manager. Now you’re ready to go global. Northeastern’s Executive MBA (EMBA) is a 16-month, globally-focused program for seasoned professionals ready to advance to the next level of leadership.

 

Northeastern’s EMBA program uniquely combines academics with international residencies to create an integrated learning experience. You can gain direct exposure to international and intercultural business dynamics, enabling you to compete effectively in the global marketplace.

 

EMBA students can continue working full-time during the program and are part of a cohort, attending class on alternating Fridays and Saturdays. The program begins in January.   ... [-]


Full-Time MBA

Campus Full time September 2017 USA Boston

Our full-time MBA marries theory and practice by combining MBA foundation courses with a six-month, paid corporate residency and elective specializations. [+]

This program is right for you if...

You are ready to focus full-time on expanding your managerial skills and knowledge base, and you are looking for an opportunity to apply those skills and build your resume through a six-month professional, paid business experience (corporate residency).  You want a solid foundation in all the areas of business enterprise while focusing on a career track in finance, marketing, or operations and supply chain management. You are ready to go to work on projects with our corporate partners both inside and outside the classroom. You want to learn how to drive business growth in a global marketplace. You want to change your career direction or move faster along your current career path. ... [-]

High Tech MBA

Campus Part time 21  September 2017 USA Boston

The High Tech MBA program emphasizes management and leadership skills, designed to help you fuel enterprise growth and rapidly advance in technology-intensive environments. [+]

Driving Business Innovation

 

You have already proven your ability to thrive in a competitive, technology-driven environment. Are you ready to reach the next level? With a High Tech MBA from Northeastern University, you can build on your technical expertise, open new doors for your career, and drive innovation within your company and industry.

 

Northeastern’s High Tech MBA is a 21-month, accelerated program for technology-savvy professionals who want to drive business innovation. The High Tech MBA program emphasizes management and leadership skills, designed to help you fuel enterprise growth and rapidly advance in technology-intensive environments.

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MSc

MS in Accounting

Campus Part time June 2017 USA Boston

Designed for undergraduate accounting majors, this program gives you the advanced accounting knowledge and skills you need to sit for the CPA exam. [+]

This program is right for you if...

 

you have an undergraduate major in accounting and you plan to take the Uniform CPA examination in Massachusetts (effective July 1, 2002, candidates taking the CPA examination must have 150 semester hours of college level education. These hours must include accounting and business courses prescribed by the Massachusetts Board of Public Accountancy). you are already working in the field of accounting but seek the credentials and knowledge needed for career advancement – as well as access to a well-established professional network.

Quick Facts

 

The MS in Accounting program starts in the Summer term.  You may take courses on a full-time or part-time basis. Time to completion depends on whether you select the Summer/Summer full-time option or the academic year option. ... [-]


MS in Accounting/MBA

Campus Full time 15  June 2017 USA Boston

This program offers a combined degree, valuable experience from a three-month, paid co-op position, and virtually 100% job placement. [+]

Don’t have any accounting experience, but interested in a career in accounting plus an MBA? This program offers a combined degree, valuable experience from a three-month, paid co-op position, and virtually 100% job placement.

 

With an MSA/MBA from Northeastern, you can earn two degrees - an MS in Accounting and an MBA - in just 15 months. Our full-time program is designed for liberal arts and non-accounting majors.

 

You can start right after you complete your undergraduate degree. Gain hands-on experience through a three-month paid residency at a leading accounting firm. Graduate from the program prepared to take the CPA exam. And get ready to hit the ground running with a new job at a regional, national, or Big Four accounting firm. ... [-]


MS in Finance - Part time

Campus Part time September 2017 USA Boston

Finance professionals looking to hone their skills and increase the depth of their knowledge without interrupting their careers will find this flexible program the right fit. [+]

Finance professionals looking to hone their skills and increase the depth of their knowledge without interrupting their careers will find this flexible program the right fit. You'll be able to immediately apply on the job what you learn in the classroom. May be combined with the Evening MBA.

 

This program is right for you if

 

You are working in an area of finance -- portfolio management, corporate finance, investment or commercial banking, securities analysis, mutual funds or personal financial planning. And you understand that an advanced degree will enhance your professional capability and credibility not to mention career advancement. You are interested in a career in finance and possess strong quantitative, analytical, and communication skills. You want to interact with other finance professionals whose experience and perspectives will enrich your learning both now and in the future. ... [-]

MS in Finance/MBA

Campus Full time September 2017 USA Boston

This joint degree program enables you to market yourself more effectively within a very competitive market place and the finance area. [+]

Designed for MBA students planning on careers in finance, this joint degree program enables you to market yourself more effectively within a very competitive market place. You’ll benefit from all the required courses in the MBA and MS in Finance programs and concentrate your electives in the finance area. Also available on a part-time basis.

 

This program is right for you if…

You are interested in a career in finance and possess strong quantitative, analytical, and communication skills. You want to broaden your management perspective and career flexibility by adding the MBA degree.

Quick Facts

 

The MS in Finance/MBA (MSF/MBA) program is open to students admitted to the Full-time MBA program, the Evening MBA program, or the MS in Finance program. Students may be admitted to the program at the point of initial enrollment or may petition to transfer into the MSF/MBA program at a later date.... [-]


MS in Taxation

Campus Part time January 2016 USA Boston

This program offers a variety of start times, flexible schedules, and convenient campus locations, exclusively for professionals pursuing a career in taxation. [+]

This program is exclusively for professionals pursuing a career in taxation. We offer a variety of start times, flexible schedules, and convenient campus locations. Most students complete the program in two years.

 

This program is right for you if...

You are a tax practitioner (self-employed, working in industry or public accounting) and you want to stay current with industry trends and hone your tax planning techniques. You want to expand your network of professionals in the Boston tax community. You desire flexibility to complete your degree while balancing work, family and academics.

Quick Fact

 

The MST program has three start times: Fall, Spring, and Summer. ... [-]