San Francisco Bay Area
Google. Apple. Facebook.
As home to some of the world’s most innovative companies, the Bay Area offers aspiring business leaders the opportunity to immerse themselves in a thriving technology ecosystem. That’s why Northeastern University chose the Bay Area as the home of its first educational hub in California.
Silicon Valley Hub
Silicon Valley—home to some of the world’s most innovative companies—is where Northeastern has established an innovative, new model of education. Northeastern University–Silicon Valley is the first in a series of educational hubs embedded directly in select Bay Area companies, serving as both an incubator for top talent and bridge to the region’s corporate and startup communities.
6024 Silver Creek Valley Road
San Jose, CA 95138
Phone Number: 408.229.2292
San Francisco Location
Northeastern opened its San Francisco location in 2018. San Francisco is a hub for innovation, entrepreneurship and creativity. Northeastern offers programs that meet the Bay Area’s demand for professionals with real-world work experience and top education. Our location is embedded directly with WeWork in San Francisco, a co-working space for global companies to grow and innovate. This provides students the opportunity to build their network and gain industry knowledge directly from market experts and top-notch faculty. Students study in the heart of the Bay Area, surrounded by start-ups and mega-corporations alike.
600 California Street
San Francisco, CA
Phone Number: 408.229.2292
By The Numbers
- If the Bay Area were its own country, its economy would rank 19th in the world (The Bay Area Council, 2018)
- According to the state labor reports, there are currently 4 million jobs in the region (September 2018)
- The average annual earnings for Silicon Valley is $130,879 (Silicon Valley Indicators, 2018)
Programs Now Offered in San Francisco
Semester in San Francisco
Study Entrepreneurship with Design Thinking in San Francisco
The D’Amore-McKim School of Business and Northeastern’s Lifelong Learning Network (LLN) are proud to announce an exciting new undergraduate entrepreneurship program through a Semester in San Francisco. This unique opportunity will allow you to explore the breadth of design thinking—a human-centered approach to innovation that integrates the needs of people, the possibilities of technology, and the requirements for business success.
To learn more about this exciting program, visit http://northeastern.edu/semesterinsv for more details.
Align MS in Computer Science
Looking to break into a career in technology, but don’t have any experience?
Align provides a direct path to a Master’s in Computer Science for non-computer science majors and people without programming experience. As an Align student, you’ll take advantage of rigorous academic bridge courses that prepare you for master’s-level coursework.
Biotech Suite of Programs
To meet a growing demand for jobs in the biotechnology field, we offer 5 biotechnology programs in San Francisco. These programs provide the interdisciplinary scientific and business training, real-world experience, and industry-tested faculty perspective that prepares graduates to advance their careers. Programs include:
- BS in Biotechnology
- MS in Biotechnology
- MS in Bioinformatics
- Micro Credentials: Cell Therapies Workshop
- Micro Credentials: Intro to Biopharmaceutical Technologies Workshop
To schedule a tour or learn more about our programs and scholarships available, contact us.
Grow Your Network
Northeastern University–San Francisco Bay Area offers students connections to a network of more than 4,200 alumni in the region, and that network nurtures results: Our alumni hold posts at companies such as Apple, Google, and Cisco. But by enrolling in Northeastern University, students also gain access to the institution’s 245,000-plus alumni worldwide, equipping them with the contacts they need to conquer every stage of their career.
The best way to experience the campus is by visiting. Contact Northeastern University–San Francisco Bay Area to arrange an appointment.