International Programs

We offer many programs for students from around the world interested in a Northeastern education. With a rich, multicultural student body and campus experience in Boston, Charlotte, London, Portland, San Francisco, Seattle, Silicon Valley Toronto, and Vancouver, we are a global institution.

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INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS AT THE COLLEGE OF PROFESSIONAL STUDIES

The following programs are suitable for students who wish to come to Northeastern and study full time on a student visa on campus. For more information regarding the admissions process based on your current situation, please visit the International Student Hub.

Graduate Studies

For students who do not meet Northeastern’s English language requirements, we offer the Global Pathways program. This is an intensive academic program that helps you improve your English language skills while becoming comfortable with the culture of an American university. Upon successful completion of the program requirements, students will be admitted to their graduate degree program of choice. Learn more about Global Pathways.

Preparation for Undergraduate Studies – NU Immerse

NU Immerse is a distinctive first-year university experience for international students who are looking for an advanced English language program built on a foundation of rigorous academics.

Throughout NU Immerse, you’ll benefit from robust academics and acculturation support. Upon successful completion of the program, you will be prepared to fully matriculate into your chosen Northeastern University degree program of study, enriched from your experience.

Master's programs

Programs that Meet International Visa Requirements

ALY

Analytics — Master's — Boston

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ALY

Analytics — Master's — Charlotte

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ALY

Analytics — Master's — Seattle

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ALY

Analytics — Master's — Silicon Valley

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AMI

Applied Machine Intelligence — Master's — Boston

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CED

Commerce and Economic Development — Master's — Boston

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CMN

Corporate & Organizational Communication — Master's — Boston

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DGMC

Digital Media Connect — Master's — Boston

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GST

Global Studies and International Relations — Master's — Boston

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HLS

Homeland Security — Master's — Boston

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HRM

Human Resources Management — Master's — Boston

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ITC

Informatics — Master's — Boston

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LDR

Leadership — Master's — Boston

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NPM

Nonprofit Management — Master's — Boston

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PJM

Project Management — Master's — Boston

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PJM

Project Management — Master's — Seattle

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PJM

Project Management — Master's — Silicon Valley

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PJM

Project Management — Master's — Toronto

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RGA

Regulatory Affairs — Master's — Boston

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RGA

Regulatory Affairs for Drugs, Biologics, and Medical Devices — Master's — Toronto

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SPT

Sports Leadership — Master's — Boston

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Graduate certificate programs

AGL

Agile Project Management — Certificate — Boston

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ALY

Applied Analytics — Certificate — Boston

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RGA

Biopharmaceutical Domestic Regulatory Affairs — Certificate — Boston

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RGA

Biopharmaceutical International Regulatory Affairs — Certificate — Boston

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ITC

Cloud Computing Application and Management — Certificate — Boston

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CMN

Cross-Cultural Communication — Certificate — Boston

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DGM

Digital Media Management — Certificate — Boston

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FIN

Financial Markets and Institutions — Certificate — Boston

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GST

Global Studies and International Relations — Certificate — Boston

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HRM

Human Resources Management — Certificate — Boston

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ITC

Human-Centered Informatics — Certificate — Boston

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ITC

Information Security Management — Certificate — Boston

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LDR

Leadership — Certificate — Boston

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PJM

Leading and Managing Technical Projects — Certificate — Boston

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RGA

Medical Devices Regulatory Affairs — Certificate — Boston

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RGA

Nonclinical Regulation of Biomedical Products — Certificate — Boston

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NPM

Nonprofit Management — Certificate — Boston

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CMN

Corporate & Organizational Communication — Master's — Boston

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PJM

Project Business Analysis — Certificate — Boston

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PJM

Project Management — Certificate — Boston

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PJM

Project Management — Certificate — Charlotte

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PJM

Project Management — Certificate — Seattle

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RGA

Quality Assurance in Biomedical Product Regulation — Certificate — Boston

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Bachelor's completion Programs

ALY

Analytics — Bachelor's — Boston

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BIO

Biological Science — Bachelor's — Boston

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BTC

Biotechnology — Bachelor's — Boston

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DGMC

Digital Media Connect — Master's — Boston

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FIN

Finance and Accounting Management — Bachelor's — Boston

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HSC

Health Science — Bachelor's — Boston

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IT

Information Technology — Bachelor's — Boston

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LDR

Leadership — Bachelor's — Boston

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LB

Liberal Studies — Bachelor's — Boston

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MGT

Management — Bachelor's — Boston

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MEC

Mechatronics — Bachelor's — Boston

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PJM

Project Management — Bachelor's — Boston

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Transnational programs

Leadership – Swinburne University of Technology, Australia

Doctor of Education – Hong Kong

Global Student Success

Northeastern’s Global Student Success is dedicated to supporting international and non-native English-speaking students with tutoring, workshops, resources and other services.