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.

April 15, 2021

What is Health Psychology? Everything you Need to Know

If you are considering a career in mental health, you may have heard the term “health psychology.” But what is it, and what kind of careers can you pursue?


April 14, 2021

How to Develop Leadership Skills for Careers in Higher Education

Admins and other higher ed leaders benefit from building a wide range of skills—especially managing resources and developing strategic plans.


April 13, 2021

How to Become a Director of Quality Assurance

Learn about the responsibilities of a director of quality assurance and the leadership skills needed to advance into this role.


April 12, 2021

What is Health Informatics?

Jay Spitulnik, associate teaching professor and director of Northeastern's MS in Health Informatics, shares his expertise on emerging industry trends and how students can prepare.


April 5, 2021

Building Your Project Management Career Path

What is the career path like for project managers? Here, we explore the project management career path with expert advice from a successful recent graduate.


March 23, 2021

Choosing the Best Biotechnology Master's Program

Choosing a master’s degree program is no easy task. Consider the following factors when choosing the best biotechnology master’s program for you. 


March 18, 2021

What Is Disaster Preparedness?

Before disaster strikes, disaster preparedness professionals are hard at work planning recovery efforts.


March 17, 2021

Information Security Analysts: Who They Are & What They Do

Learn more about information security analysts, including what they do, how much they earn, and the skills required to succeed in the role.


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.