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Northeastern University, located in Boston, Massachusetts, spans nine regional campuses throughout the U.S. and Canada. Accredited by the NECHE, it carries a solid reputation, proven by top-notch research and excellent undergraduate and graduate degrees, including an online MBA. Students learn to seize opportunities, solve society’s complex problems, and engage globally. There are nine academic colleges and schools offering over 90 majors and concentrations and nine regional campuses throughout the U.S. and Canada.

Business School

The highly recognized, excellent, AACSB-accredited D’Amore-McKim School of Business is a global leader in business education. It is where “business is redefined, and education is reimagined.” Each year, just under 5,700 students learn through an experience-powered curriculum that utilizes technology and data analytics, cooperative education, and skills development in critical thinking, creativity, and entrepreneurial skills. Programs are packed with service projects, executive-led workshops, and research opportunities.

Programs

Undergraduate students earn a Bachelor’s in International Business or Business Administration. Concentration options include Corporate Innovation, Family Business, FinTech, Healthcare Management & Consulting, Management, Marketing, Social Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Accounting, Entrepreneurial Startups, Finance, Global Business & Strategy, International Business, Management Information Systems, Marketing Analytics, and Supply Chain Management.

Graduates experience a Full-time MBA with 24 concentration options, including non-business MBA concentrations, an Online MBA, and a Part-time MBA. They also have on-campus Master’s in Accounting, Management, and International Management, on-campus and online Master’s in Business Analytics or Finance, and online Master’s in Innovation or Taxation. There are 17 Graduate Certificate programs and a PlusOne accelerated Master’s program.

Accolades

Poets & Quants ranked Northeastern #1 Undergraduate Satisfaction with First Job, #13 in the U.S. for Undergraduate Business Programs, and Top 10 Undergraduate Business Schools. U.S. News & World Report ranked Northeastern #18 in the U.S. for International Business Programs and #55 in Best Graduate Business Schools. The Financial Times ranks Northeastern #8 Online MBA in the U.S.

Online MBA Requirements

Business students can pursue a 100% online MBA. It offers a rigorous, experiential curriculum where “learning is doing.” Online students participate in discussions, team projects, and assessments through interactive multimedia tools. This customizable degree requires 50-credit hours, including 13 core courses and five electives, with eight areas of concentration to choose from, and can be earned in just two years. The in-demand concentrations include Healthcare Management, Innovation Entrepreneurship, High Technology Management, Sustainability, and International Management.

Courses

The required courses under three credits are Financial Statement Preparation & Analysis, Managing Ethics in the Workplace & Marketplace, Managing Information Resources, and Identifying Strategic Implications in Accounting Data. Required courses that are three credits include Enterprise Growth & Innovation, Managing People & Organizations, Global Competition & Market Dominance, Information Analysis, and Operations & Supply Chain Management.

Application Requirements

Online MBA applicants must have a 3.0 GPA in an accredited undergraduate degree, a current job, and five years of professional leadership experience. The GMAT/GRE is not required for admission. Requirements include official transcripts, verbal and written English proficiency, a resume, a fee, two letters of recommendation, and an essay/personal statement.

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