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Bachelor's degree completion, Bachelor

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months


Students who choose the Bachelor's degree completion offered by the Northeastern University can finish their remaining 6 semesters of study in 2 calendar years. It is also suitable for students who wish to transfer after a higher education qualification in their home country. Students graduate with a bachelor's degree from Northeastern University on successful completion of the program.

Bachelor's Completion students receive dedicated support services, including application, pre-arrival, housing, orientation, additional English tuition and special extracurricular activities.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Deadline is 8 to 9 weeks before each start date.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
    • Duration description

      The Bachelor's Completion Program (BCP) is completed in 6 terms (24 months).

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Choice of the following fast-track majors:

  • BS Leadership with Business minor
  • BS Information Technology
  • BS Finance and Accounting Management
  • BS Management

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:


    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.25

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.25 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

Academic entry requirements
  • GPA 2.25 and at least 32 undergraduate credits. Credits must be at grade C or above, and from a course that carries a minimum of 2 credits, to be eligible for transfer.
English language requirements
  • Proof of English level through submission of a minimum test score: TOEFL/KiBT 79 / IELTS 6.5 / PTE 53
Conditional admission for lower English levels.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 47348 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    23676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 47348 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs

  • Boston, United States

    1560 - 3240 USD/month
    Living Costs
  • Seattle, United States

    1480 - 2580 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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