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.).



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General Statistics

We have 5,698 total students, including 4,357 undergraduate students and 1,341 graduate students, as of Fall 2020.


Currently ranked 49th, Northeastern has been among the Top 50 national universities for eight consecutive years, U.S. News and World Report.

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


30% of our undergraduate students hail from more than 100 countries outside of the U.S.


We have 165 faculty, almost two-thirds 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.


Undergraduate Statistics

Our Fall 2019 first-year retention rate was 100%.


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


Nearly 91% 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.


57% of undergraduate students took part in a global experience during their degree.


99% of undergraduate students completed at least one co-op placement. 49% completed 2 and 34% completed 3.


Undergraduate Employment Report

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Graduate Statistics

100% of graduate students in the Full-Time MBA completed at least one corporate residency placement at a leading company or startup.


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


Full-Time MBA Graduates received an average starting salary of $88,000.


Nearly all (91%) of our 2019 Full-Time MBA cohort started jobs within 3 months of graduation.


In-demand concentrations available for Full-Time MBA


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


Nearly all (98%) 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 over the last five years have received full-time job offers within 3 months of graduation.


Full-time MBA Employment Report

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Full-Time Corporate Residency Statistics

Corporate Residents make a true impact at leading companies across the business world. See how.

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MS in Accounting/MBA Corporate Residency

Experience the world of fast-paced accounting.

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