Northeastern University

Boston, MA

Northeastern University says, "The goal of the NUpath is to develop in our students the knowledge and skills to be lifelong learners with success in many careers, to be thoughtful global citizens, and to be fulfilled human beings... It is built around essential, broad-based knowledge and skills such as understanding societies and analyzing data—integrated with specific content areas and disciplines." [Source]

  • Undergraduate Enrollment:13,835
  • Tuition & Fees:$49,497

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because a survey course in literature is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Interpreting Culture" requirement.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because the requirement only applies to select degree programs.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because a survey course in American government or history is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Interpreting Culture" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Understanding Societies and Institutions" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because the "Conducting Formal and Quantitative Reasoning" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little college-level math content.

  • 7. Science

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Natural Science because the "Engaging with the Natural and Designed World" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little science content.

  • General Education Assessment

    Northeastern University uses one or more of the following instruments to assess undergraduate progress in core collegiate skills: the Council on Aid to Education Collegiate Learning Assessment (CLA), the Educational Testing Service Proficiency Profile, or the ACT Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency (CAAP). For more information, visit www.voluntarysystem.org.

Curriculum last evaluated: 05/24/2018

F

Grading is based on a detailed review of the latest online course catalogs.
View the rating criteria »

Red

FIRE Speech Code School Rating

Red

(what is this?)
  • Share

Signup to Receive ACTA's Newsletter & Email Updates