When to Apply

Our admissions process operates on a rolling basis, however, we do recommend following these application guidelines to ensure you can begin during your desired start term. 

Application Information

Refer to the following information as you prepare to submit your application.

Transferring Credit

We accept transfer credit from several sources. Determine which types of transfer credit apply to you and learn how to start the transfer credit process.

What else do I need to know?

The documents you must submit with your application for admission vary depending on your current situation. Select the option below that matches your current situation for the complete requirements.

Bachelor's Completion Degrees & Certificates

Admissions requirements include the following: 

  1. Online application  
  2. Academic transcripts: Submit one of the following:
    • Official high school transcript
    • Official GED
    • Official associate degree transcript, stating degree conferral and date
  3. English Language Proficiency Proof: Students for whom English is not their primary language must submit one of the following:
    • Official associate degree transcript from an accredited college or university in the U.S., stating degree conferral and date; TOEFL is waived if you have a minimum 2.5 GPA
    • Official TOEFL or IELTS scores
    • NU Global Exam scores 

Do you plan to transfer credits? Review our transfer credit process and policies.

Take a Course

Not interested in applying for a program now? We offer two options if you'd like to take a few courses for personal or professional enrichment or wish to take a few courses now and apply for a program later.

Transfer Credit

Admissions requirements include the following: 

  1. Online application 
  2. Transcripts: submit one of the following:
    • Official high school transcript
    • Official GED 
    • Official associate degree transcript, stating degree conferral and date
  3. Transfer Credit Documents: the review process will begin once all official transcripts have been received during the application for admission
  4. English Language Proficiency Proof: students for whom English is not their primary language must submit one of the following:
    • TOEFL, IELTS, or TOEIC scores
    • Official Associate degree transcript from an accredited college or university in the U.S., stating degree conferral and date

Your transfer credit award will be processed once you have submitted all required transfer documents, completed your application for admission, and been accepted to a degree program. Learn more about transferring credit and our transfer credit award process.

Make the next chapter of your life matter more.

You are about to take the first step towards joining a dynamic community of learners, visionaries, and doers. We are excited that you are considering Northeastern. Apply today to get a head start on your future.

 

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Next Term Starts

Undergraduate Semester

  • Full Fall Session: Week of Sept. 4, 2018 (15-week session)
  • Fall First-Half Session: Week of Sept. 4, 2018 (7.5-week session)
  • Fall Second-Half Session: Classes begin Oct. 24, 2018 (7.5-week session)

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