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I've had a super great experience so farSuper BrilliantBusiness - Management and Administration
I've had a super great experience so far a Northeastern. I'm a business major (marketing and entrepreneurship) and I love the business program and have learned a lot. I have friends for all over the world and college and Northeastern specifically have been great. Let's be honest though, the main reason people go here is because of co-ops. The co-op program at Northeastern is the largest, best,0 and most developed in the the world and its very evident how seriously and advanced it is at our university. Attending Northeastern is probably the best decision I've ever made and i'm glad i wen through with it.
1st Year Male -- Class 1922
Education Quality: A+, University Resource Use/ spending: B+
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Amazing job preparation.BrightEconomics
Amazing job preparation. Likely the best in the nation even compared to schools with much, much better reputations like BC and Harvard.

This was a safety school for me, but I got a fantastic education and landed a top job easily. My resume after leaving NEU was better than most people's rez after 3 years of work experience. I was hired at an above entry level position before graduation with a huge salary.

The students are from very different backgrounds. The asians choose to segregate themselves in all possible ways and often pretend to not speak english when they are fluent to avoid taking to people who are not asian. This was the most unusual aspect of the social atmosphere; international students who do not want to mix with in-state kids, and are openly hostile without any reason. I have a mixed racial friend group, plenty of different backgrounds represented.

The fraternities and sororities are a joke and they all take themselves too seriously. People think their frats with no physical house are real fraternities which is pathetic. These kids have never been to the south. Watching someone act arrogant over their pathetic club that lets anyone join makes me laugh.

I wish some of the professors were a little nicer. The requirements to get some degrees are actually impossible to achieve without taking summer classes due to the overlapping prereqs and the limits on taking classes. Overall, this is a much smaller problem for us than it is for other people.

There are plenty of on-campus jobs for kids that are decent enough.
The parties are not great, RA's are overbearing, but I didn't come here for that.
We have all the resources of a top research university, like 3D printers and such.
My advisers know me and worked together well.This school is what almost all schools strive to be or pretend to be, but NEU is the real deal if you can afford it.

5th Year Female -- Class 2017
Useful Schoolwork: A, Extracurricular Activities: D-
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It wasn't even on my list of schoolsSuper BrilliantBiology
It wasn't even on my list of schools when I was applying back in high school, but I'm so glad I decided on coming here. The co-op program is very unique, and I like that everyone is so passionate about what they do. It seems like everyone here has a distinct goal and is visionary in a way I have never seen peers at other schools behave. I would not recommend this as a place to "find yourself" or take random classes haphazardly, because it seems like people here all have a strong sense of purpose. I love the drive and ambition here!
2nd Year Female -- Class 2018
Campus Aesthetics: A+, University Resource Use/ spending: B-
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