Key Statistics & Rankings

Northeastern University ranks among the Top 50 research universities in the country, and the D'Amore-McKim School of Business played a big part in this achievement. D'Amore-McKim has redefined business education, boasting exceptional undergraduate and graduate programs focused on the future of work.

Distinguished faculty, pioneers in their industries, cultivate our entrepreneurial ecosystem by educating and mentoring our diverse, energetic student body. D'Amore-McKim is meant for those who truly want to become more.


  • The D'Amore-McKim School of Business is accredited by AACSB International (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business). For a listing of all of our programs accredited by AACSB, visit the course catalog.
  • Northeastern University is accredited by NECHE (The New England Commission of Higher Education, Inc.).

Key rankings


in undergraduate business schools with the highest percentage of women, Poets&Quants


in undergraduate career outcomes, Poets&Quants


in U.S. undergraduate business programs, Poets&Quants


in MBA programs, Bloomberg Businessweek


in U.S.-ranked undergraduate international business programs, U.S. News and World Report


in U.S.-ranked international MBA programs, U.S. News and World Report


in graduate entrepreneurship, Princeton Review


in undergraduate entrepreneurship programs, Entrepreneur

General statistics

We have 6,641 total students, including 5,054 undergraduate students and 1,548 graduate students, as of Fall 2023.


Currently ranked 53, Northeastern has been ranked among the nations top national universities by U.S. News and World Report for several years running, U.S. News and World Report.


Our entrepreneurs have raised more than $396 million for 97 ventures launched under IDEA, Northeastern's student-run venture accelerator.


31% of our undergraduate students hail from more than 100 countries outside of the U.S.


We have 205 faculty, almost half of whom are tenured or tenure-track.


Our living alumni number more than 56,000, including graduates from both graduate and undergraduate programs. They live in 145 countries around the globe.



Our Fall 2021 first-year retention rate was 97%.


We work with more than 600+ co-op employers in nearly 60 countries and more than 110 cities around the world.


Nearly 92% of our undergraduates completed degree requirements in 6 years or less, taking full advantage of Co-op.


Upon graduation, 97% of students who reported data were either working full time or enrolled in a graduate degree program within nine months of completing their studies.


56% of undergraduate students took part in a global experience during their degree.


94% of undergraduate students completed at least one co-op placement. 50% completed 2 and 16% completed 3.



94% of students in the Full-Time MBA completed at least one corporate residency placement at a leading company or startup.


100% of students in the MS in Accounting/MBA completed a corporate residency placement at one of the Big Four or other top accounting firms.


Full-Time MBA graduates earned an average starting salary of $95,399.


Nearly all (90%) of our 2023 Full-Time MBA cohort accepted jobs within 6 months of graduation.


25 market-aligned concentrations are available for Full-Time MBA


11 First-of-its-kind interdisciplinary MBA x concentrations that allow you to learn and build a professional network in a non-business field for Full-Time MBA.


100% of our MS in Accounting/MBA students over the last five years have received full-time job offers within 3 months of graduation.


Nearly all (95%) of our MS in Accounting students eligible to work in the U.S. over the last five years received full-time job offers within 3 months of graduation.


Get more data in our supplemental reports.