FAQs

OMBA

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

General

What appears on the degree certificate?
  • Northeastern University
  • D’Amore-McKim College of Business
  • Masters in Business Administration
How much is tuition for the program?

$45,000

What appears on the diploma/transcript?
  • Northeastern University
  • D’Amore-McKim College of Business
  • Masters in Business Administration
Is D'Amore-McKim School of Business fully accredited?

Yes, D’Amore-McKim School of Business is accredited by AACSB International.

Student Experience

Can I work while being in the degree program?

Yes.

Can I work while being in the degree program?

Absolutely. The program is designed for working professionals.

What is the time commitment required? How flexible is the schedule?

On average, 10-15 hours/per week. The degree program can be completed in as few as 18 months.

How many courses can students take at a time?

You can take one to two courses in each seven week session.

Will there be a graduation ceremony?

Yes, you will be able to participate in the Northeastern graduation ceremony in May.

Do the same faculty teach online and on-campus courses?

Yes.

Will I interact live with faculty?

Yes, you have that option. Faculty Connect Live sessions occur once a week. In addition, you’ll have contact with faculty through weekly live classes and through experience-powered learning modules.

Do online students have access to on-campus facilities?

You will have access to the same resources as on-campus students. Some resources will require a student ID.

Will online students get a student ID card?

As an OMBA student, you will be eligible to have Northeastern Husky Cards mailed to you. The Husky Card is optional for online students.

Career

Can I work while being in the degree program?

Yes.

Are there networking opportunities to network with fellow students?

The program is heavily interactive, providing you with the ability to network with each other through courses and experience-powered learning segments. In addition, you’ll have opportunities to network in optional virtual and in-person meetups.

Are internships part of the degree program?

Internships are not part of this online program option.

Admissions

Can I work while being in the degree program?

Yes.

Is there an application fee?

There is a $100 onetime, non-fundable application fee. If you’re accepted, you’ll need to pay a $300 non-refundable enrollment deposit to secure your spot in class (deposit is applied to the first term tuition). 

Can I transfer credits into the program?

Transfer credit requests are reviewed on a case by case basis.

Do I have to submit official transcripts to apply?

Unofficial transcripts, showing all completed coursework, grades, and GPA are required to apply. Official transcripts are required prior to enrollment.

How do I check the status of my application?

Once you’ve applied, you can check the “Apply Yourself” system for updates. You will receive Accept/Deny letters upon an enrollment decision, generally within 24 hours of a completed application. If accepted, you will log back into AY to confirm your status and pay the $300 deposit.

What are the English proficiency requirements?

International applicants must demonstrate verbal and written English proficiency. If you did not earn your undergraduate degree at an English-speaking institution, or you have not worked in an English-speaking environment for several years, you must provide the appropriate English proficiency scores (i.e., TOEFL, IELTS, Duolingo or PTE Academic)

How do I submit international transcripts?

Transcripts must be in English and on a 4.0 GPA scale, if not you must have an evaluation through a NACE member organization.

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