College of Social Sciences and Humanities Northeastern University

College of Social Sciences and Humanities Northeastern University

Boston, MA
student ratio
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
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acceptance rate
21 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Law And Public Policy Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Public Policy]
    • Sociology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Sociology ]
      Master of Arts (MA) [Sociology ]
    • Economics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Economics ]
      Master of Arts (MA) [Economics ]
    • Criminology And Justice Policy Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Criminal Justice and Criminology ]
    • World History Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [History ]
      Master of Arts (MA) [History ]
    • Political Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Political Science ]
      Master of Arts (MA) [Political Science ]
    • English Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [English ]
      Master of Arts (MA) [English ]
    • Juris Doctor/Master of Science (JD/MS)
    • Public History Master of Arts (MA) [Public History ]
    • International Affairs Master of Arts (MA) [International Affairs ]
    • Public Administration Master of Public Administration (MPA) [Public Administration]
    • Public Policy Master of Public Policy (MPP) [Public Policy]
    • Security And Resilience Studies Master of Science (MS) [Homeland Security]
    • Urban And Regional Policy Master of Science (MS) [Urban Studies ]
    • Urban Informatics Master of Science (MS)
    • Criminology And Criminal Justice Master of Science in Criminal Justice (MSCJ) [Criminal Justice and Criminology ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 143
    • Doctoral Degrees 38
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Foreign Language Varies, Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported


  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied Not Reported
    • Accepted Not Reported
    • Acceptance Rate Not Reported
    • Enrolled Not Reported
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, IELTS required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students504
    • Female Percentage56%
    • Male Percentage44%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students504
    • Part-time Percentage15%
    • Full-time Percentage85%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / LatinoNot Reported
    • Black / African AmericanNot Reported
    • White / CaucasianNot Reported
    • American Indian / Alaskan NativeNot Reported
    • AsianNot Reported
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific IslanderNot Reported
    • Two or more racesNot Reported
    • Unknown or International StudentNot Reported


  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty289
    • Full-time Percentage81%
    • Part-time Percentage19%
    • Female Percentage51%
    • Male Percentage49%

Location & Contact

College of Social Sciences and Humanities

Northeastern University

180 Renaissance Park 360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
United States

Dr. Uta Poiger


Phone: 617-373-5173

Amber Crowe

Administrative Coordinator

Phone: 617-373-5990
Fax: 617-373-7281

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