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Northeastern University Admissions Stats

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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Recommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencies: Recommended
Recommendations: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required
Common Application Accepted: Yes

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

360 Huntington Ave Boston, MA 02115-5005
Phone: (617) 373-2000
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Northeastern University
  • Located in Boston, MA
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 29,519 students enrolled
  • 28% admitted
  • $46,720 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Beck
  • I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Just keep your dream in sight, push to get there!

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  • Robert
  • I am a current student here

    STEM Majors: -work on side projects that you like and distinguish you -be discerning about the co-ops you accept -don't feel compelled to stay here for 5 years, especially if you're paying for it

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  • Cassidy from Boston, MA
  • I am a current student here

    Make sure to look into all the prospective programs and brush up on what you want to study! I know it's hard to decide but you can save a lot of time by coming in knowing instead of switching majors (which is what i did) later on. Northeastern is famous for being a five year school, because of its co-op program, but you don't have to be there for the somewhat standard five years.

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  • Alyse from Hull, MA
  • I am a current student here

    Come in with lots of ideas of what you want to do and explore. You have time to make decisions and those decisions can always be changed. Find the departments and major(s) where you feel most comfortable and proud of the work that you are doing. Get used to walking a lot. There is a fair amount of distance to cover between classes, dining halls, and dorms. Make tons of friends. Be social and outgoing. They set up a lot of events at Northeastern, but it's up to you to go.

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