University of Southern California

General Information

Institution Type

4-year, Private not-for-profit 

Admissions Office Phone

(213) 740-2311 

Admissions Office Address

University Park, Los Angeles, California 90089 

Admissions Website

http://www.usc.edu/ 

 
Cost
Number of Students Enrolled
 
 

Admissions

Open admission policy

No

Secondary school GPA required

Required

Secondary school rank required

Neither required nor recommended

Secondary school record required

Required

Completion of college-preparatory program required

Required

Recommendation required

Required

Formal demonstration of competencies required

Required

Admission test score required

Required

Other test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) required

Neither required nor recommended

TOEFL (test of English as a foreign language) required

Required

Degrees/Certificates

Degrees / Certifications Offered

Doctorate
Masters
Bachelors
Certificate

Number of Programs Offered

199

Programs Offered (By Subject)

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Accounting

Accounting

Acting

Acting
Directing and Theatrical Production
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other
Playwriting and Screenwriting
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology

Advertising

Public Relations/Image Management

Allied Health

Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Physician Assistant

Animation

Digital Arts
Game and Interactive Media Design

Architecture

Architectural and Building Sciences/Technology
Architecture
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning
Landscape Architecture

Art

Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Game and Interactive Media Design

Biochemistry

Biochemistry
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Other

Biology

Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology, Other
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
Computational Biology
Evolutionary Biology
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
Microbiology, General
Molecular Biology
Human Biology

Biomedical Engineering

Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering

Business

Accounting
Business Administration and Management, General
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
Finance, General
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
International/Global Studies

Business Administration

Business Administration and Management, General
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management

Business Management

Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management

Chemistry

Chemical Physics
Chemistry, General

Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering, General
Civil Engineering, Other
Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering
Structural Engineering
Transportation and Highway Engineering

Communications

Communication and Media Studies, Other
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
International and Intercultural Communication
Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Computer Engineering

Computer Engineering, General

Computer Networking

Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications

Computer Science

Computer Science

Construction Management

Construction Management

Counseling

College Student Counseling and Personnel Services
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling
Counseling Psychology

Creative Writing

Creative Writing

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Dental Hygienist

Dental Hygiene/Hygienist

Design

Game and Interactive Media Design

Education

Education, General
Foreign Language Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other

Educational Leadership

Curriculum and Instruction
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration

Engineering

Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering, General
Civil Engineering, Other
Computer Engineering, General
Engineering, Other
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering
Industrial Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering
Materials Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Petroleum Engineering
Structural Engineering
Systems Engineering
Transportation and Highway Engineering
Materials Science

English

Creative Writing
English Language and Literature, General

ESL

Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor

Film

Cinematography and Film/Video Production
Film/Cinema/Video Studies
Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other

Finance

Finance, General
Taxation

Game Design

Game and Interactive Media Design

Game Development

Game and Interactive Media Design

Gerontology

Gerontology

Graphic Design

Digital Arts

Health Science

Microbiology and Immunology
Molecular Medicine
Neuroscience
Pathology/Experimental Pathology
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General

Healthcare

Advanced General Dentistry
Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences, Other
Behavioral Aspects of Health
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Dentistry
Endodontics/Endodontology
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
International Public Health/International Health
Long Term Care Administration/Management
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling
Medical Scientist
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Medicine
Nurse Anesthetist
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery
Orthodontics/Orthodontology
Pediatric Dentistry/Pedodontics
Periodontics/Periodontology
Pharmaceutical Sciences
Pharmacoeconomics/Pharmaceutical Economics
Pharmacy
Pharmacy Administration and Pharmacy Policy and Regulatory Affairs
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration, Other
Physical Therapy/Therapist
Physician Assistant
Prosthodontics/Prosthodontology
Public Health, General

Healthcare Administration

Health/Health Care Administration/Management

Healthcare Management

Long Term Care Administration/Management

History

History, General
History, Other

Hospitality

Restaurant/Food Services Management

Human Resources

Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General

Human Services

Social Work

Information Systems

Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
Geographic Information Science and Cartography

International Business

International Business/Trade/Commerce
International/Global Studies

Journalism

Broadcast Journalism
Journalism

Language

Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
Comparative Literature
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
French Language and Literature
German Language and Literature
Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
Italian Language and Literature
Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services, Other
Linguistics
Russian Language and Literature
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
Spanish Language and Literature

Law

Comparative Law
Law
Programs for Foreign Lawyers
Tax Law/Taxation

Liberal Arts

Humanities/Humanistic Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Ethics
Philosophy
Philosophy, Other

Management

Construction Management
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
Restaurant/Food Services Management
Long Term Care Administration/Management

Math

Applied Mathematics, General
Computational and Applied Mathematics
Financial Mathematics
Mathematics, General
Statistics, General

MBA

Business Administration and Management, General

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Medical Assistant

Physician Assistant

Music

Brass Instruments
Conducting
Jazz/Jazz Studies
Keyboard Instruments
Music History, Literature, and Theory
Music Pedagogy
Music Performance, General
Music Technology
Music Theory and Composition
Music, General
Music, Other
Musicology and Ethnomusicology
Percussion Instruments
Stringed Instruments
Voice and Opera
Woodwind Instruments

Nurse Anesthetist

Nurse Anesthetist

Nurse Practitioner

Nurse Anesthetist

Nursing

Nurse Anesthetist

Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy/Therapist

Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy/Therapist

Physician Assistant

Physician Assistant

Physics

Biophysics
Chemical Physics
Physics, General

Political Science

Political Economy
Political Science and Government, General

Psychology

Counseling Psychology
Educational Psychology
Psychology, General

Public Administration

Public Administration
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other
Public Policy Analysis, General

Public Health

Behavioral Aspects of Health
International Public Health/International Health
Public Health, General

Public Relations

International and Intercultural Communication
Public Relations/Image Management

Real Estate

Real Estate Development

Restaurant Management

Restaurant/Food Services Management

School Psychology

Educational Psychology

Science

Biochemistry
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Other
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biophysics
Biostatistics
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
Epidemiology
Evolutionary Biology
Genetics, Other
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
Molecular Biology
Molecular Genetics
Molecular Pharmacology
Physiology, General
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Marine Sciences
Environmental Science
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Astronomy
Chemical Physics
Chemistry, General
Geology/Earth Science, General
Physical Sciences
Physics, General
Counseling Psychology
Educational Psychology
Psychology, General
Anthropology
Archeology
Geography
Social Sciences, General

Social Work

Social Work

Sociology

Sociology

Supply Chain Management

Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management

Teaching

Foreign Language Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor

Technology

Artificial Intelligence
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
Computer Science
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
Civil Engineering, General
Civil Engineering, Other
Computer Engineering, General
Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering
Structural Engineering
Transportation and Highway Engineering
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
Digital Arts
Game and Interactive Media Design

Theology

Religion/Religious Studies

Video Game Design

Game and Interactive Media Design

Video Production

Cinematography and Film/Video Production
Film/Cinema/Video Studies
Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other

Visual Communications

Visual and Performing Arts, General

Writing

Creative Writing