Northeastern University - Graduate Programs

Energy Systems (Align Program)

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Program Information

School:Northeastern University - Graduate Programs
Faculty:College of Engineering
Degree:Master; Online
Field of Study:Energy Management and Systems Technology/Technician
Description:Northeastern University’s Master of Science in Energy Systems ALIGN Option offers students with strong quantitative and problem-solving skills the opportunity to gain the knowledge and practical experience necessary to enter this high-demand field. The program integrates energy systems technology with business and financial-planning principles. It will prepare you to lead efforts in the design, development, planning, and implementation of new energy-generation investments, to realize energy efficiency improvements, and ultimately to have a lasting, positive impact on businesses, communities, the economy, and the global environment. Our custom ALIGN curriculum supports students from a broad range of undergraduate majors, including biology, business, computer science, environmental science, finance, geology, and math. Successful completion of basic algebra, physics, and chemistry courses will help build a foundation for success. If you do not have this coursework in your background, you may be advised to complete it prior to starting the program.

The program’s curriculum is firmly rooted in energy technology and includes exposure to the critical interface with business and financial decision processes. It is flexibly designed with a set of core courses in engineering knowledge and finance, complemented by a broad range of electives that can be taken across departments within Northeastern’s College of Engineering.

URL:Energy Systems (Align Program) at Northeastern University - Graduate Programs
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $76,018

This is based on tuition rates for Academic Year 2017 - 18 and does not include any fees or other expenses. Some courses and labs have tuition rates that may increase or decrease total tuition. Tuition and fees are subject to revision by the president and Board of Trustees at any time.

Please note fees are converted from $60,900 USD and are subject to change in CAD.

Admission Requirements

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 80] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 213]

English Language Proficiency Proof: students for whom English is not their primary language must submit one of the following: an official associate or bachelor's degree transcript from an accredited college or university in the U.S, stating degree conferral and date, or TOEFL, IELTS, or NU Global Exam scores. The GRE is recommended for students with under 3-4 years of work experience in a high energy technology sector to enhance the application

Additional Admission Requirements:
    Applicants must have: an undergraduate experience in a quantitative or STEM discipline or professional experience demonstrating quantitative aptitude; undergraduate calculus coursework; and an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on January 21, 2018

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