Academics & Experiential Learning
Learn from the best in interdisciplinary & experiential engineering education.
We are relentlessly innovative scholars who collaborate across disciplines, industries, and international borders. As educators, we build on the distinctive power of experiential learning to prepare our students for leadership in engineering, business, and life.
Explore Our Engineering Academic Departments
Select from nearly 100 BS, MS, and PhD programs, minors, and graduate certificates across five engineering disciplines and in applied areas to personalize your path and reach your ambitions. Additional graduate offerings are available through the Gordon Institute of Engineering Leadership. Additional undergraduate program offerings are available through the Lowell Institute School, part of Northeastern's College of Professional Studies.
Experiential learning, anchored by our signature cooperative education program, lies at the heart of a Northeastern education. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs—including co-op, student research, service learning, and global learning, as well as clubs and organizations—will enrich your education and transform your life.
World-Renowned Cooperative Education
Experiential Learning Quick Facts - 2021
Co-op Placements (2021)
Co-op Employer Partners (2019-21)
Countries with Co-op Placements (2021)
Featured Student Organizations
Paradigm Hyperloop Team
Placing second at the global SpaceX competition, the team was one of only three out of 25 invited teams globally representing 35 countries that qualified as a finalist.
American Institute of Chemical Engineers
Northeastern’s AIChE chapter was named an Outstanding Student Chapter at the 2018 AIChE Annual Meeting.