At Northeastern, we seek to amend traditional notions of what legal education can achieve. We believe in the extraordinary and the unorthodox. We know that real-world experienced, gained through our unique Cooperative Legal Education Program is transformative for our students — and the clients they will serve. At Northeastern, we amend things to move them forward, to innovate, to evolve.

By the numbers:

  • 1,500: Number of full-time legal work hours each student completes through the Co-op Program
  • 71 and growing: Number of countries in which students have completed international co-ops
  • 900: Number of nationwide employers in the Co-op Program
  • 3: Number of years in which Northeastern law students complete all ABA-mandated academic requirements and complete four co-ops
  • 100%: Number of Northeastern law student who graduate with almost a full year of legal experience