Master of Science in Energy Systems
Northeastern University

Program Details

The Master of Science in Energy Systems degree program integrates the technology side of energy systems development with the financial planning needed to effectively implement these new technologies. The goal of the MS-ES is to create a high-level signature, interdisciplinary graduate program for the engineer or technical business major who is pursuing (or would like to pursue) an industrial or public planning based career.


  • Must have successfully completed or is in the process of completing an undergraduate bachelors degree from a regionally accredited U.S. college or university, or its equivalent from a foreign college or university
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume
  • Applicants to the Energy Systems program are exempt from the GRE if they have earned a 3.00 GPA or higher and received their undergraduate degree from a US institution
  • Generally to be qualified for admissions consideration, applicants are required to hold (or be pursuing) an undergraduate engineering or technology degree in a closely related major
  • For Energy Systems, quantitative business or finance majors are acceptable if candidates also have some background in computer science and calculus

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education