Industry Advice

When it comes to understanding your preferred industry of interest, it’s important to learn the trends and guidelines from current and former industry professionals. At Northeastern, faculty members regularly answer the question: How do I find industry advice? With real-world experience and expertise, Northeastern faculty members weave real-world experience into the classroom. Here, we’ve compiled advice, articles, and how-to-guides to help guide your path toward learning more about your industry.

March 17, 2021

What Can You Do With a Computer Science Degree?

Computer science is pervasive in all industries, and the career possibilities for advanced degree holders are endless. Here’s what you can do with your degree.


March 15, 2021

What Can You Do with a Pharmacology Degree?

Explore all the exciting applications of a master’s in pharmacology.


March 9, 2021

Earning a Bioinformatics Degree: Career Outlook and Job Prospects

Learn what you can do with a bioinformatics degree, average salary for bioinformatics jobs and the jobs available in pharma, biotech, conservation.


March 5, 2021

The Influential Role of a Chief Regulatory Officer

Learn about the responsibilities of a chief regulatory officer and the skills required to succeed in this influential role.


March 4, 2021

Top 8 Skills for Success in a Biomedical Science Career

Learn about the biomedical science skills that will help you pursue or advance a successful career in pharma, biotech, or academia.


March 2, 2021

Pharmacology vs. Pharmacy: What's the Difference?

Pharmacy and pharmacology may sound similar, but each term describes a unique industry. Learn more about the careers and skills associated with each.


March 1, 2021

7 Popular Bioinformatics Careers

Popular bioinformatics careers offer a chance to work in the lab, hospital, or field. Learn about the skills & duties of bioinformatics professionals.


February 26, 2021

What Can You Do With a Master’s in Counseling Psychology?

Interested in a career in mental health? Here’s a look at what you can do once you’ve earned your master’s degree in counseling psychology.


February 23, 2021

The Importance of Diversity in Higher Education

Diversity in higher education is important not just for universities, but for their communities, too.


February 17, 2021

Predictive Analytics: What It Is & Why It's Important

Explore the ways data is being used to make predictions that affect business decisions across industries.