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Departments & Programs of Study

The College of Science's broad-ranging programs in physical sciences, life sciences and mathematics are aimed at a deep understanding of emerging research and technology. Discover the degree programs available, learn about the faculty and research opportunities, and more!

Undergraduate Application Deadlines & Decisions

  • Early Decision I

    Undergraduate Deadline
    Nov.01
    Notification by Dec 15
  • Early Decision II

    Undergraduate Deadline
    Jan.01
    Notification by Feb 15
  • Early Action

    Undergraduate Deadline
    Nov.01
    Notification by Feb 01
  • Regular Decision

    Undergraduate Deadline
    Jan.01
    Notification by Apr 01

Faculty & Research

The College of Science is very proud of its faculty and their research initiatives. Here is a sampling of some of the latest research grant recipients...

Leila Deravi

Chemistry and Chemical Biology

Integrating materials, biochemistry, and design at Northeastern University.

Jonathan Tilly

Biology

My lab seeks to improve women’s healthcare and overcome infertility by translating what we uncover through cellular, molecular, genetic,...

Lisa Barrett

Psychology

Dr. Barrett’s research focuses on the nature of emotion from the perspectives of both psychology and neuroscience, and takes...

Alessandro Vespignani

Physics

Alessandro Vespignani research activity is focused on the study of “techno-social” systems, where infrastructures composed of different technological layers...

Experiential Learning

NU's cooperative education program offers students experiences at home and abroad that result in a richer, more meaningful education. Take a look at some of the places where our science students are currently on co-op:

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In the Numbers

Northeastern College of Science in the numbers

  • 26 … countries College of Science students are currently in for co-op
  • 137 … number of active research laboratories in the College of Science
  • 130 … countries Northeastern students call home
  • 200+ ... faculty members in the College of Science

News

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Entrance sign at Biopharmaceutical Analysis Training Lab

A look inside the Biopharmaceutical Analysis Training Lab

Members of the College of Science Graduate Admissions and Student Services office visited the Biopharmaceutical Analysis Training Lab (BATL) at the Burlington Innovation campus.
Campus in Fall

MS Profile: Marissa Kaufman

Marissa Kaufman, MS in Biotechnology student, sits down with the College of Science Graduate Program staff to talk about what it's like to work and study at Northeastern University.
Sunny Zhou in his lab with molecular models.

Professor Sunny Zhou talks about his research

Zhaohui "Sunny" Zhou, Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, sits down with the College of Science Graduate Program staff to talk about his research at Northeastern University.

Events

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Nov 27th, 2017
Prof. Abigail Koppes of Northeastern University, Department of Chemical Engineering presents: Engineering the gut-brain axis http://www.che.neu.edu/people/koppes-abigail
Nov 27th, 2017
``Minimal extending modules of torsion classes'', by Shijie Zhu: Abstract: Torsion classes of finitely generated modules over a finite dimensional algebra form a lattice. We characterize the notion of cover…