The College of Professional Studies
Our faculty of respected scholar practitioners and industry leaders offer academic programs grounded in theory and applied in practice, pushing through the traditional barriers between work and education and providing a rich academic program that reflects the expectations of ambitious learners and the demands of a rapidly evolving professional landscape. Studying part-time, full-time, in-person or online, you’ll join networks of peers and professionals committed to a hands-on, interdisciplinary approach to build your expertise and unleash your potential.
We meet you where you are with flexible, experience-driven programs and a global network that breaks down boundaries between work and learning.
Impact and History
From Northeastern’s roots in night classes in a Boston YMCA to a global leader in adult learning, the College has evolved dramatically. Discover our story of growth and broad impact.
Dean and Administration
Educators helping learners blaze their academic and career trails.
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Learn more about two schools that are part of the College of Professional Studies and the degree programs they offer.
We engage with our communities on critical questions related to education and lifelong learning through our centers and networks.
Northeastern University is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE), and holds accreditation through several accrediting agencies for specific degree programs.
As a member of the Northeastern family, you unlock a variety of benefits and connections in 180+ countries for a global web of possibilities.
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
We foster a culture of diversity, equity and inclusion in everything we do at the College.
News & Events
Dr. Priscilla H. Douglas spoke of interconnectivity, perseverance, and the power of ‘Not Yet’ to the Class of 2022.