Accelerated Programs

Northeastern is a top 50 research university – a globally recognized brand. At the same time, the College of Professional Studies is committed to making professional education affordable.

In addition to competitive tuition rates, we offer four accelerated ways to make your education more affordable:

Credit for Prior Learning

Receive transfer credit for demonstrated competencies, accelerate through a program, and reduce the cost of tuition 8-20%, if you have professional certifications.

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PlusOne Programs

Complete a bachelor’s degree and earn a master’s degree in just one additional year – and at a significant tuition savings with one of our accelerated PlusOnes programs.

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Stackable Graduate Certificates

Earn two Northeastern graduate credentials at the same time: a master’s degree and a graduate certificate in your area of concentration, by taking one more course – an 83% savings on the cost of a graduate certificate.

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Digital Badges

Our digital badge program enables you to showcase skills and competencies that you have gained through a range of learning experiences offered by Northeastern University’s College of Professional Studies.

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Double Husky

Qualify for a Double Husky Scholarship – with a 25% reduction in tuition – if you have earned a prior degree from Northeastern.

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Request more information or talk to an enrollment coach by calling 877-668-7727 to learn more about how to take advantage of these pathway opportunities!