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Northeastern University

D'Amore-McKim School of Business

Quick Stats

  • Avg. SAT Score
    1384
  • Annual Tuition (in-state excl. fees)
    $40,780
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Program Enrollment
    3,712
  • University Selectivity
    32%
  • University Yield
    19%
  • Job Offers
    91%
  • Average Salary
    $58,223
  • Top Industry
    Financial Services
  • School Status
    Private
  • Accreditation
    AACSB Accredited
  • B-School Founded
    1922
  • Program Length
    Four Year
Contact Information
360 Huntington Avenue
273 Dodge Hall
Boston, Massachusetts 2115, United States
Website

D'Amore-McKim School of Business

Northeastern University's D'Amore-McKim School of Business provides its students - undergraduate, graduate, and executive - with the education, tools and experience, necessary to launch and accelerate successful business careers. The school credits its success to expert faculty, close partnerships with the business community, and its emphasis on rigorous academics combined with experiential learning. D'Amore-McKim School of Business alumni consistently cite real-world learning as the element of their education that enabled them to move into leadership positions in their careers.

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Our coop program is the best around and gives us a huge advantage when it comes to finding a successful job after graduation and developing the skills necessary to be a sought after employee.

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Admissions

Admissions Selectivity
32% Northeastern University 59% Average Across All Schools

Most Important Admissions Factors
  1. SAT/ACT scores
  2. Application essay
  3. Recommendations
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
47364% 47,364
32% 32
19% 19
32% School Selectivity
19% School Yield
Demographics of Applicants
  • Male Applicants
  • Female Applicants
  • International Applicants
  • U.S. Applicants
Required Tests
  • SAT or ACT
  • Are Interviews Required? Not required
Additional Requirements:

For non-native English speakers, proof of English proficiency is required. Submit scores for TOEFL, IELTS or Pearson Test of English. Homeschooled applicants must submit two SATII subject tests: mathematics and a test of their choice (if applying for a science major, choose science).

Total Applications to Program
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
9035% 9,035
29% 29
19% 19
29% Program Selectivity
19% Program Yield
Program Requirements
  • Admissions managed by Business Program
  • Are interviews required? Not required
Required Tests

Transfer Requirements
  • How internal transfers are handled Other
  • Min college GPA for transfers 2.8
  • Other transfer requirements 2.8 overall GPA and a C or higher in any business or business related course(s). Upper-class students must apply prior to the junior year.
Freshman Requirements
  • Freshman admissions Yes
  • Percent of admitted applicants who are freshmen 78
  • Min GPA required in pre-business courses? No
  • How freshmen are admitted Indicate interest on university application
Other requirements for freshmen

Careers

Financial Services 34%
Top Industry
  • Consulting 10%
  • Manufacturing 4%
  • Media/Entertainment 3%
PricewaterhouseCoopers 19
Top Employer
  • General Electric 12
  • Deloitte 6
  • Goldman Sachs 6
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
91% D'Amore-McKim School of Business 78% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
66% 66
62% 61.74527272727272
66% Receive Offers
64% 64
59% 59.252482758620694
64% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
25% 25
16% 15.83261363636364
25% Receive Offers
27% 27
17% 16.796475409836066
27% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
5% 5
9% 9.05625
5% Receive Offers
6% 6
9% 9.484761904761905
6% Accept Offers
91% Graduates seeking full-time employment
9% Graduates not seeking employment
43% Percentage of graduates for whom employment information is available
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
10% 10
$58,500.00
36K 90K
Finance/Accounting
61% 61
$61,000.00
33K 75K
General Management
3% 3
$42,500.00
38K 48K
Human Resources
2% 2
$52,500.00
48K 57K
Management Information Systems
1% 1
$43,500.00
42K 45K
Marketing/Sales
19% 19
$43,700.00
28K 63K
Operations/Production
0% 0
Data not provided
Logistics/Transportation
2% 2
$48,500.00
48K 49K
Other
2% 2
$45,000.00 Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Accounting
20% 20
$55,700.00
48K 66K
Consumer Products/Retail
11% 11
$48,000.00
35K 75K
Consulting
10% 10
$52,000.00
34K 90K
Financial Services
34% 34
$68,000.00
33K 75K
Government/Education
1% 1
$48,000.00 Data not provided
Pharma/Biotech/Health
3% 3
$57,700.00
57K 70K
Manufacturing
4% 4
$56,000.00
50K 60K
Media/Entertainment
3% 3
$42,000.00
35K 45K
Non-Profit
0% 0
Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
2% 2
$53,000.00 Data not provided
Real Estate
1% 1
$45,000.00 Data not provided
Sports/Leisure
0% 0
Data not provided
Technology/Science
11% 11
$52,250.00
32K 65K
Transportation
0% 0
Data not provided
Utilities
0% 0
Data not provided
Other
0% 0
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
82% 82
$56,700.00
28K 75K
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
3% 3
$54,000.00
45K 65K
U.S. South
2% 2
$40,000.00
32K 53K
U.S. Southwest
1% 1
$60,000.00 Data not provided
U.S. Midwest
4% 4
$58,000.00
57K 66K
U.S. West
7% 7
$60,000.00
45K 70K
U.S. Possessions/Territories
0% 0
Data not provided
Canada
1% 1
$68,000.00 Data not provided
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Average Signing Bonus for Most Recent Graduates
Internship Employers / Interns Hired
  • State Street 91
  • MFS Investment Management 64
  • John Hancock 62
  • Wellington Management 47
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers 45
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks 26
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 98
Career Services
  • Number of companies that recruited students on campus 403
  • Number of companies that posted full-time jobs on school message boards 1,585
Other activities and career services provided to undergraduate business students:
Career development (one hour career coaching); alumni and employer panels with a business focus; career development workshops; senior career conferences; career development for international students; Husky Career Link database; Northeastern career fairs; mock interviews for seniors; She Leads Program.

Cost

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$55,880
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $40,780
  • Fees $490
  • Expenses $14,610
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$55,880
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $40,780
  • Fees $490
  • Expenses $14,610
49% Percent of Institutional Grants or Scholarships 4% Percent of Full-tuition Institutional Grants or Scholarships
Basis for Grants or Scholarships
  • Need 63%
  • Merit 37%
More Information
Financial Aid
  • Financial Aid Management No
  • Website http://www.northeastern.edu/financialaid
Scholarships
$25,329,337
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students last year
$26,473,455
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students this year
Loans
  • Loan Guarantee Policy No
  • Max Loan Guarantee Per Year

Academics

Average Class Size
  • D'Amore-McKim School of Business
  • All Schools
Core Business Classes
34% 31
50% 46
Elective Business Classes
50% 29
50% 29
Required Classes with a Waiting List
D'Amore-McKim School of Business 13 Average Across All Schools

* On the First Day of Enrollment
Top Areas of Study
  • Accounting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • International Business
  • Marketing
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Business Program Classes
35% Less than 20 Students 3% More than 50 Students
62% 21 to 50 students
29 Average number of students in non-business required electives
61 Different Elective Courses
New Electives
  • International Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Global Family Business Leadership
  • Family Business in Italy
  • Family Business: A Global Perspective
  • Business Modeling for Entrepreneurs
  • Program length Four Year
  • Last change to curriculum 2011
Degrees Offered
  • BS in Business Administration
  • BS in International Business
Faculty
  • All Faculty
  • Tenured
205% 205
70% 70
Prominent Faculty
  • Marc Meyer

    Entrepreneurship

  • Cynthia Lee

    Management and Organizational Development

  • Ravi Ramamurti

    International Business

  • Are work study or co-ops available? Yes
  • Description of work study / co-ops:

    Students may take up to three six-month paid, full-time co-op work placements. Students are not charged for co-op placements, but are still full-time students while on co-op. Students who qualify have the option of work-study in many offices around the university.

  • Is study abroad available? Yes
  • Description of study abroad programs:

    Specialized business student study abroad programs as well as university wide programs; faculty-led dialogue programs; overseas field research projects in developing countries; international co-op.

  • Is community service or volunteering available? Yes
  • Description of community service/volunteering:

    Business volunteer club; university wide community service and service learning programs; field programs in developing countries, including micro-finance lending.

Students

51% Students in Top 10% of High School Class
1430 75th Percentile Score on SAT 32 75th Percentile Score on ACT
Student Body Breakdown
  • International Students
  • U.S. Students
  • Male Students
  • Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
54% 54
Asian American
18% 18
Hispanic
11% 11
* Percentages are for U.S. citizens in most recent entering class; only top three responses shown.
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U.S. Regional Breakdown
13%
6%
60%
3%
7%
9%
Student Citizenship
U.S.
66% 66
Other Non-U.S. Citizenship
33% 33
Canada
1% 1
18 Average age of full-time students
96% Freshman retention rate
Graduation Rate
  • 4 Years
  • 6 Years
85% 85
87% 87

Alumni

Alumni Donors
Total Living Alumni 29,056
Alumni Donations
$1,567 Average Gift $147,388 Largest Gift

Frederick Brodsky, President and Owner, Fred Brodsky Company

Most Prominent Alumni
  • Jeffery Bornstein

    CFO/General Electric

  • Richard D'Amore

    General Partner/Northbridge Venture Partners

  • Robert Davis

    General Managing Partner/Highland Capital Partners