Learn by doing
Integrating classroom instruction and academic thinking with authentic, experience-powered learning is what we do best at D'Amore-McKim. It's an approach that expands your knowledge base, develops your creative mindset, and prepares you to meet the shifting demands of today's business world.
I chose Northeastern because I wanted a program that would break me out of my shell. This program emphasizes class participation and group projects, which has forced me to voice my opinions and make classroom presentations. As a result, I've become much more confident, and I'm proud of that.
Camille Henry, Part-Time MBA‘21
As a Part-Time MBA student, you'll apply your learnings to actual business challenges to build your skills and confidence—preparing you to pursue more significant roles. You'll benefit from personal, face-to-face interaction with seasoned faculty members who are innovators, entrepreneurs, advisers, and executives at leading firms, gaining invaluable insights through coursework based on their real-world experience. You'll take on applied projects under their direction, receive constructive feedback, and build connections that can last a lifetime.
Earn three credits—and travel or help solve a project for a client
Get intense exposure to the global business environment with this elective course, which immerses you in the business practices and culture of another country.
In this elective week-long residency, you'll meet with members of Congress, senior civil servants, business executives, lobbyists, and other officials to learn firsthand how public policy affects the U.S. and global economies.
Earn one credit—and expand your horizons
Apply to join the management team of a real mutual fund. No matter what your experience level with managing stocks, you'll learn invaluable skills in an environment that no simulated fund exercise can match. By participating, you can earn 1 credit per semester up to three times.
Apply to become a Ready Stage Coach or a Venture Mentor and lend your expertise to budding startups on finance, marketing, or business strategy. You'll support NU entrepreneurs as they work to bring their big idea to market. By participating, you can earn 1 credit per semester. Consecutive semester commitment is requested.
Gain non-credit experience
Some of your most meaningful learning can happen outside your formal curriculum—take advantage of these non-credit opportunities to expand your knowledge base.
Get comprehensive support to bring your big idea to market—or volunteer to coach budding startups on finance, marketing, or business strategy.
Access almost any piece of information you need about global markets and business using the powerful research and analysis tools leveraged by the financial services industry.
Student Club Leadership
Support D'Amore-McKim's mission to educate leaders who make a difference in the world by taking a leadership role for a student club. Lead a team to complete an initiative or launch an event that takes a minimum of three weeks to execute.
The search for meaningful work experience can be challenging, especially when juggling a busy class schedule. A micro-internship may be the answer you're looking for.
Virtual work experiences allow you to “work” for a real firm, but in a simulated format—so you can build your skills and your personal brand and explore what your day-to-day could look like working in different industries.