As an international student at Northeastern University, you are a part of a thriving global network. Located in the heart of downtown Boston, the D'Amore-McKim School of Business welcomes learners from all over the world to its vibrant, diverse community. Our unique graduate programs prepare students for a global business world that is being transformed by rapid change and digital innovation. Join us to learn how D'Amore-McKim's STEM programs prepare you to lead in future work.

Frequently discussed topics for this session include:

  • Learn about STEM designation. We offer two programs that allow international students on an F-1 visa who study on our campus to work in the U.S. for up to 36 months after completing their program.
  • Explore what it's like to live and study in Boston, a center of business innovation in the U.S. and a historic city known for its art and culture, world-renowned colleges and universities, and welcoming, diverse community.
  • Discover what makes the D'Amore-McKim graduate programs unique.

This event is a part of Northeastern's annual virtual open house. If you'd like to see our full list of live and on-demand sessions, you can register here.


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Dena Snyder is an Associate Director of Graduate Recruitment and Admissions at D'Amore-McKim. Dena specializes in recruiting graduate students for the MS in Finance (Quantitative Finance) and MS in International Management programs. She recruits many international candidates and enjoys developing relationships with them to help them select the program that best fits their educational needs and professional goals. Dena spends a significant amount of time reviewing applications and making admissions recommendations. As part of her role, she leads informal “Ask Me Anything” admissions events where she counsels prospective students in a small group setting on the application process, understanding degree program components, and funding options.

Dena began with D'Amore-McKim in 2011 in a recruiting and admissions role supporting all graduate business programs. During this time, she enjoyed traveling and recruiting students to join the D'Amore-McKim MBA program.

Prior to coming to Northeastern, Dena worked in graduate admissions at Boston University Questrom School of Business. Before coming to higher education, she served in non-profit and government roles at the National Council of Jewish Women and SmithBucklin.