ITS offers free web-based training on many popular applications and security awareness. This training is available to students, faculty and staff at anytime and anywhere you have access to the Internet.

LinkedInLearning Broad-Based Online Training
ITS Information Security Awareness Training
Mathematica Online Training
MATLAB Online Training
SAS Statistics and JMP Pro Online Training (academic purposes only) 

LinkedIn Learning Broad-Based Online Training (Formerly

Students, faculty and staff can access online software training from LinkedIn Learning from a browser on either a Windows or Mac computer, or on any mobile device. You can search for and watch specific content within a course, or watch and learn from an entire course – and you can pick up where you left off from any browser or device.

Some of the benefits of using the large library of free training modules:


  • Take tutorials to supplement coursework
  • Learn techniques for your own interests
  • Build tech and business skills for your resume


  • Create customized playlists
  • Assign specific tutorials or a playlist for project or course work
  • Provide tutorials in class
  • Incorporate LinkedIn Learning modules into your syllabi


  • Increase your productivity with tutorials
  • Explore new technologies on your own
  • Expand skills for your resume

Plus, if you complete an entire course online, you can add that to your LinkedIn profile.


Sign in to LinkedIn Learning by going to or from the link on the myNortheastern portal. Log on with your myNortheastern username and password.

You can also install the LinkedIn Learning mobile app from their website or from the appropriate app store for your iOS or Android device.

To login to the mobile app:

  • Launch the LinkedIn Learning app
  • Click Already a member
  • Click the organization tab > enter your myNortheastern Username and Password > For Web Portal enter the domain and click Log in.

You will need to log in on the apps with your myNortheastern credentials.

When you leave the Northeastern, your free access to LinkedIn Learning ends. However, if you choose to sign up for a personal subscription, you can maintain your course history by informing the LinkedIn Learning customer service team that you wish to transfer your previous material to your new account.


To learn more about how to take advantage of everything LinkedIn Learning has to offer, ITS Training will provide periodic demonstrations.

Information Security Awareness Training

ITS provides a Blackboard course on information security awareness. In accordance with the Massachusetts data protection law that took effect March 2010, completion of this course is required of all individuals who may come into contact with Personal Identification Information (Pii).


Access the Information Security Awareness Training course through “Courses” on Blackboard, which you can get to through the myNortheastern portal.


If you have any questions or need help, contact the ITS Service Desk at 617.373.4357 (xHELP), email or initiate a chat session.

Mathematica Online Training

Mathematica is a computational software program used in many scientific, engineering, mathematical and computing fields. Training for Mathematica  software is available to students, faculty and staff. Get an overview of Mathematica, learn about new functionality, or study specific topics including data import and export, programming, visualizations, and numerics by visiting

MATLAB Online Training

As part of the Northeastern University site license for MATLAB, all faculty, staff and students may access hands-on learning through MATLAB Academy at no extra cost. MATLAB Academy is an interactive, self-paced training environment for either new or existing users. Courses include interactive MATLAB exercises and quizzes to test your knowledge and provide immediate feedback. See for more information.

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SAS and JMP Pro Online Training

SAS (Statistical Analysis System) is a software suite for advanced analytics, business intelligence, data management, and predictive analytics. JMP Pro is a predictive analytics software that provides advanced algorithms for building, assessing and managing predictive models.Training for SAS software is available to students and faculty by creating a profile on in SAS Online E-learning for All – go to the Knowledge Base for the solution (you may need to sign in with your myNortheastern username and password). Once your e-Learning has been activated, visit and log into your profile to access your training. Please email if you have any questions. Note that this training is available for academic and research purposes only. Administrative use is not allowed under the university’s academic license.