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ALIGN, a one-of-a kind program

Entry Terms
Fall & Spring

Available: Online & Hybrid

Application Deadlines:
Domestic Students:
August 25 (Fall), December 15 (Spring)

International Students:
June 1 (Fall), October 1 (Spring)

Credits Required for Graduation
32 Semester Hours

Sometimes the best computer scientists didn't major in computer science

Looking for a career change? Wishing you would have gotten into tech?

ALIGN was created specifically to prepare bachelor’s degree holders for high-demand industries, regardless of their experience or undergraduate major.

ALIGN offers custom curricula in hybrid formats on all our campuses and includes the benefits of our co-op experience and Northeastern’s global network.

Seattle offers ALIGN for your Master of Science in Computer Science or Bioinformatics.

All you need is bachelor's degree, and it doesn't matter what you majored in. 

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Featured Programs from D'Amore-McKim School of Business

D'Amore-McKim is a top-ranked business school

Earn a degree with a sterling reputation—#4 ranked Online MBA by the Financial Times (2016)

Northeastern University ranks among the Top 40 research universities in the country and has made one of the biggest rankings leaps of any in the Top 100. A big part of that success is the D'Amore-McKim School of Business. Leading the world in front-line business education and boasting exceptional undergraduate and graduate programs, the D'Amore-McKim School of Business features a distinguished faculty and diverse, energetic student body. Cultivating a pioneering entrepreneurial ecosystem, D'Amore-McKim is meant for those who truly want to become more.

#4 in U.S-ranked online MBA programs

#10 in U.S-ranked internatioal business programs

Master of Science in Innovation

A lot can happen in a year: New technologies emerge, old assumptions change. Today’s fresh idea is tomorrow’s revolution. The Master of Science in Innovation is designed specifically for working professionals who want to become innovation leaders. The classes prepare you for a leadership role in this rapidly changing business environment. Through project work, case studies, and real-world application at your own organization, you will learn the principles of innovation from multiple perspective. You'll also learn product and service development, financing innovation, go-to-market strategies, lean development, managing high-performance teams, and more.

Master of Science in Business Adminstration

Gain a solid foundation in the fundamentals of business and prepare yourself to succeed in a global marketplace with Northeastern’s Master of Business Administration (MBA) program.

Our core courses will further develop your skills and enhance your knowledge across all areas of business; our electives focus on the most important issues facing the contemporary business landscape. Students can customize their MBA by selecting one of our eight specializations:

Featured Programs from College of Professional Studies

Master of Science in Nonprofit Management

Designed for individuals who wish to pursue a management or leadership position in the nonprofit sector, the Master of Science in Nonprofit Management offers a comprehensive perspective on the social, legal, cultural, and organizational issues that impact today’s nonprofit organizations.

Master of Science in Project Management

In today’s fast-paced business environment, companies succeed or fail based on their ability to bring quality products and services to market on time, on budget, and within specifications. Organizations in every industry recognize this, and a resulting shortage of talent has created expansive career opportunities for knowledgeable project managers.

Master of Science in Commerce and Economic Development

Designed for mid-career professionals and individuals interested in economic development, commerce, or international trade—the Master of Science in Commerce and Economic Development provides a foundation in the financial, regulatory, and economic environments and institutions that affect the global economy and international trade.

Bootcamps from Northeastern University

6-8 week bootcamps in Amazon Web Services Cloud Computing & Data Analytics
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