Application Materials

  • Online application form
  • Application Fee
  • Personal Statement
  • Current Resume
  • One Professional Letter of Recommendation
  • Academic Transcripts
  • TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE scores are required (with some exceptions) for students whose undergraduate instruction was conducted in a language other than English.
  • You may be eligible to waive the TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE score. To learn if you qualify for a waiver, please contact an admission advisor. 

Click here to link to the online application. Once you have created your account, you will receive a PIN, username and password.

Transcripts need to be submitted from each college/university attended. You will be able to upload scanned copies of transcripts to your online application. Official copies of your transcripts are needed only once you are offered admission to the program.

Current resume and personal statements should be uploaded to your online application file.

One letter of recommendation is required and we request that it be sent from someone who can speak to your work experience and the potential contributions you can make to the classroom environment and business conversations. The recommender's information can be entered directly into the online application file and they can either submit the recommendation through the online portal or email the letter of recommendation to gradcertificates@northeastern.edu.

TOEFL/IELTS scores (if available) should be uploaded to your online application file. If you do not have any scores to report, we will arrange an admissions interview. Admissions team reserves the right to require an English proficiency score upon applying if supplement is needed.  

A non-refundable application fee of $50 USD is required. We accept credit cards, checks drawn from a U.S. bank or money order ($ USD) made payable to Northeastern University. We do not accept foreign checks or foreign money orders.

When your application is completed, make sure that you have submitted the application . You will receive a confirmation email confirming that your application email once your application has been officially submitted. You won't be able to submit until you have completed all the required fields.

In order to upload your application materials, all documents need to be in PDF or MS Word format. If you are experiencing difficulties uploading your application materials, please contact us at gradcertificates@northeastern.edu.