Northeastern is a large university located near Boston's Back Bay and Fenway neighborhoods. Northeastern enrolls almost 20,000 undergraduates, with a total enrollment of just under 30,000 students. Of the 65 major programs offered at Northeastern, some of the most popular include business, accounting, communication studies, marketing, political science and psychology.
One of Northeastern's distinguishing features is its co-op program in which students spend a year of their studies working full-time at a company in their career field. Most Northeastern students graduate within 5 years, spending one year in the co-op program.