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University of Southern California
Country USA
City Los Angeles
Bachelor (foreigners)$46,298/year.
Master (foreigners)$37,000/year.
Bachelor (citizens)$20,000/year.
Master (citizens)$20,000/year.
Cost of living $1177-1905/mon.
Acceptance Rate 19.8%
Official Website
Features
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established
Abbreviation USC
Teachers 3,251
Students 37,590
Foreigners 22%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitations None
Colors Cardinal and gold
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Let whoever earns the palm bear it
Accreditation
• WASC Senior College and University Commission
Affiliations
• Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU)
• Association of American Universities (AAU). Sport affiliations and memberships: National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
Rankings
World ranking85
Country ranking35
Academic Reputation141
Employer Reputation189
Quality of teaching389
International Faculty371
International Students160
Citations per Faculty126
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities69
Engineering and Technology129
Life Sciences and Medicine110
Natural Science214
Social Sciences and Management137
Ranking in world by discipline
Mathematics101
Chemistry46
Computer Science10
Economics & Business29
Cost of living in Los Angeles, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation $547 $748
Food $214 $395
Transportation $64 $152
Communications and utilities $76 $87
Clothing $16 $61
Sports and leisure $21 $79
Accommodation in Los Angeles, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$547
Shared room in city centre$935
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$1103
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$1473
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking85
QS World University Rankings130
ARWU Academic Ranking49
Webometrics Ranking32
Alternative title
Университет Южной Калифорнииru
Universidad del Sur de Californiaes
南加州大学zh
جامعة جنوب كاليفورنياar
Université de Californie du Sudfr
University of Southern Californiade
サザンカリフォルニア大学ja
서던캘리포니아대학교ko
Universidade do Sul da Califórniapt
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Los Angeles was little more than a frontier town in 1880 when USC first opened its doors to 53 students and 10 teachers. Today it is a world class research university, the oldest private research university in the West. Location: Los Angeles, California USC's University Park Campus, located in the heart of Los Angeles' Downtown Arts and Education Corridor, is home to the USC College of Letters, Arts and Sciences and many professional schools. The Health Sciences Campus, to the northeast of downtown Los Angeles, is home to the Keck School of Medicine of USC, the School of Pharmacy, three major teaching hospitals and programs in Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, and Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy. USC also has programs and centers in Marina Del Rey, Orange County, Sacramento, Washington, D.C., Catalina Island, Alhambra and around Southern California. Childrens Hospital Los Angeles is staffed by USC faculty from the Keck School of Medicine and is often referred to as USC's third campus. President: Steven B. Sample Under the leadership of USC's 10th president, USC has become world-renowned in the fields of communication and multimedia technologies, has received national acclaim for its innovative community outreach programs and has solidified its status...

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Located in Los Angeles, a global center for arts, technology and international trade, the University of Southern California is one of the world’s leading private research universities. USC enrolls more international students than any other U.S. university and offers extensive opportunities for internships and study abroad. With a strong tradition of integrating liberal and professional education, USC fosters a vibrant culture of public service and encourages students to cross academic as well as geographic boundaries in their pursuit of knowledge. Los Angeles was little more than a frontier town in 1880 when USC first opened its doors to 53 students and 10 teachers. Today it is a world-class research university, the oldest private research university in the West

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Bachelor Applied Mechanics (B.S.)
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Bachelor Art History (B.A.)
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Bachelor Biophysics (B.S.)
Bachelor Broadcast and Digital Journalism (B.A.*)
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Bachelor Business Administration (East Asian Studies) (B.S.)
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Bachelor Chemical Engineering (Nanotechnology) (B.S.)
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Bachelor Chemistry (Chemical Nanoscience) (B.S.)
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Bachelor Cinematic Arts, Film and Television Production (B.A.*)
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Bachelor Civil Engineering (B.S.)
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Bachelor Civil Engineering (Environmental Engineering) (B.S.)
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Bachelor Communication (B.A.*)
Bachelor Comparative Literature (B.A.)
Bachelor Composition (B.M.)
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Bachelor Computer Science (B.S.*)
Bachelor Computer Science (Games) (B.S.*)
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Bachelor Dental Hygiene (B.S.)
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Bachelor Earth Sciences (B.A.)
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Bachelor East Asian Languages and Cultures (B.A.)
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Bachelor Economics (B.A.)
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Bachelor Electrical Engineering (B.S.)
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Bachelor English (B.A.)
Bachelor English (Creative Writing) (B.A.)
Bachelor Environmental Engineering (B.S.)
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Bachelor Environmental Studies (B.A.)
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Bachelor Fine Arts (B.F.A.)
Bachelor French (B.A.)
Bachelor French and Italian
Bachelor Gender Studies (B.A.)
Bachelor Geological Sciences (B.S.)
Bachelor Global Health (B.S.)
Bachelor Health and Humanity (B.A.)
Bachelor Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Studies (B.S.)
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Bachelor History (B.A.)
Bachelor History and Social Science Education (B.A.)
Bachelor Human Development and Aging (B.S.)
Bachelor Human Performance (B.A.)
Bachelor Industrial and Systems Engineering
Bachelor Industrial and Systems Engineering (B.S.)
Bachelor Industrial and Systems Engineering (Information Systems Engineering) (B.S.)
Bachelor Interactive Entertainment (B.A.*)
Bachelor Interdisciplinary Archaeology (B.A.)
Bachelor Interdisciplinary Studies (B.A.)
Bachelor International Relations
Bachelor International Relations (B.A.)
Bachelor International Relations (Global Business) (B.A.)
Bachelor Italian (B.A.)
Bachelor Jazz Studies (B.M.)
Bachelor Kinesiology
Bachelor Kinesiology (B.S.)
Bachelor Landscape Architecture (B.L.Arch.)
Bachelor Lifespan Health (B.S.)
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Bachelor Linguistics (B.A.)
Bachelor Linguistics/East Asian Languages and Cultures (B.A.)
Bachelor Linguistics/Philosophy (B.A.)
Bachelor Linguistics/Psychology (B.A.)
Bachelor Mathematics
Bachelor Mathematics (B.A., B.S.)
Bachelor Mechanical Engineering (B.S.)
Bachelor Mechanical Engineering (Petroleum Engineering) (B.S.)
Bachelor Middle East Studies (B.A.)
Bachelor Music (B.A.*)
Bachelor Music Industry (B.M., B.S.)
Bachelor Narrative Studies (B.A.)
Bachelor Neuroscience (B.A., B.S.)
Bachelor Occupational Therapy (B.S.*)
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Bachelor Performance (Classical Guitar) (B.M.)
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Bachelor Performance (Studio Guitar) (B.M.)
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Bachelor Physics/Computer Science (B.S.*)
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Bachelor Political Science (B.A.)
Bachelor Print and Digital Journalism (B.A.*)
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Bachelor Psychology (B.A.)
Bachelor Public Relations (B.A.*)
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Bachelor Religion (B.A.)
Bachelor Religion (Judaic Studies) (B.A.)
Bachelor Russian (B.A.)
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Bachelor Social Sciences (Economics) (B.A.)
Bachelor Social Sciences (Psychology) (B.A.)
Bachelor Sociology (B.A.)
Bachelor Spanish (B.A.)
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Bachelor Theatre (B.A.*)
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Bachelor Theatre (Technical Direction) (B.F.A.)
Bachelor Visual and Performing Arts Studies (B.A.)
Bachelor Writing for Screen and Television (B.F.A.)
Master Accounting (B.S.)
Master Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering
Master Aerospace Engineering (B.S.)
Master American Studies and Ethnicity
Master American Studies and Ethnicity (African American Studies) (B.A.)
Master American Studies and Ethnicity (Asian American Studies) (B.A.)
Master American Studies and Ethnicity (B.A.)
Master American Studies and Ethnicity (Chicano/Latino Studies) (B.A.)
Master Animation and Digital Arts (B.A.*)
Master Anthropology
Master Anthropology (B.A.)
Master Anthropology (Visual Anthropology) (B.A.)
Master Applied and Computational Mathematics (B.A., B.S.)
Master Applied Mechanics (B.S.)
Master Architectural Studies (B.S.)
Master Architecture (B.Arch.)
Master Art (B.A.*)
Master Art History (B.A.)
Master Astronautical Engineering (B.S.)
Master Astronautics and Space Technology
Master Astronomy (B.A., B.S.)
Master Biochemistry (B.S.**)
Master Biological Sciences (B.A., B.S.)
Master Biomedical Engineering
Master Biomedical Engineering (B.S.)
Master Biomedical Engineering (Biochemical Engineering) (B.S.)
Master Biomedical Engineering (Electrical Engineering) (B.S.)
Master Biomedical Engineering (Mechanical Engineering) (B.S.)
Master Biophysics (B.S.)
Master Broadcast and Digital Journalism (B.A.*)
Master Business Administration (B.S.)
Master Business Administration (Cinematic Arts) (B.S.)
Master Business Administration (East Asian Studies) (B.S.)
Master Business Administration (International Relations) (B.S.)
Master Chemical Engineering
Master Chemical Engineering (B.S.)
Master Chemical Engineering (Biochemical Engineering) (B.S.)
Master Chemical Engineering (Environmental Engineering) (B.S.)
Master Chemical Engineering (Nanotechnology) (B.S.)
Master Chemical Engineering (Petroleum Engineering) (B.S.)
Master Chemical Engineering (Polymer/Materials Science) (B.S.)
Master Chemistry
Master Chemistry (B.A., B.S.)
Master Chemistry (Chemical Biology) (B.S.)
Master Chemistry (Chemical Nanoscience) (B.S.)
Master Chemistry (Research) (B.S.)
Master Cinematic Arts, Critical Studies (B.A.*)
Master Cinematic Arts, Film and Television Production (B.A.*)
Master Civil Engineering
Master Civil Engineering (B.S.)
Master Civil Engineering (Building Science) (B.S.)
Master Civil Engineering (Environmental Engineering) (B.S.)
Master Civil Engineering (Structural Engineering) (B.S.)
Master Classics (B.A.)
Master Communication (B.A.*)
Master Comparative Literature (B.A.)
Master Composition (B.M.)
Master Computer Engineering and Computer Science (B.S.)
Master Computer Science
Master Computer Science (B.S.*)
Master Computer Science (Games) (B.S.*)
Master Computer Science/Business Administration (B.S.)
Master Dental Hygiene (B.S.)
Master Earth Sciences
Master Earth Sciences (B.A.)
Master East Asian Area Studies (B.A.)
Master East Asian Languages and Cultures
Master East Asian Languages and Cultures (B.A.)
Master Economics
Master Economics (B.A.)
Master Economics/Mathematics (B.S.)
Master Electrical Engineering
Master Electrical Engineering (B.S.)
Master English
Master English (B.A.)
Master English (Creative Writing) (B.A.)
Master Environmental Engineering (B.S.)
Master Environmental Studies
Master Environmental Studies (B.A.)
Master Environmental Studies (B.S.)
Master Fine Arts (B.F.A.)
Master French (B.A.)
Master French and Italian
Master Gender Studies (B.A.)
Master Geological Sciences (B.S.)
Master Global Health (B.S.)
Master Health and Humanity (B.A.)
Master Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Studies (B.S.)
Master History
Master History (B.A.)
Master History and Social Science Education (B.A.)
Master Human Development and Aging (B.S.)
Master Human Performance (B.A.)
Master Industrial and Systems Engineering
Master Industrial and Systems Engineering (B.S.)
Master Industrial and Systems Engineering (Information Systems Engineering) (B.S.)
Master Interactive Entertainment (B.A.*)
Master Interdisciplinary Archaeology (B.A.)
Master Interdisciplinary Studies (B.A.)
Master International Relations
Master International Relations (B.A.)
Master International Relations (Global Business) (B.A.)
Master Italian (B.A.)
Master Jazz Studies (B.M.)
Master Kinesiology
Master Kinesiology (B.S.)
Master Landscape Architecture (B.L.Arch.)
Master Lifespan Health (B.S.)
Master Linguistics
Master Linguistics (B.A.)
Master Linguistics/East Asian Languages and Cultures (B.A.)
Master Linguistics/Philosophy (B.A.)
Master Linguistics/Psychology (B.A.)
Master Mathematics
Master Mathematics (B.A., B.S.)
Master Mechanical Engineering (B.S.)
Master Mechanical Engineering (Petroleum Engineering) (B.S.)
Master Middle East Studies (B.A.)
Master Music (B.A.*)
Master Music Industry (B.M., B.S.)
Master Narrative Studies (B.A.)
Master Neuroscience (B.A., B.S.)
Master Occupational Therapy (B.S.*)
Master Performance (Bassoon) (B.M.)
Master Performance (Clarinet) (B.M.)
Master Performance (Classical Guitar) (B.M.)
Master Performance (Double Bass) (B.M.)
Master Performance (Flute) (B.M.)
Master Performance (French Horn) (B.M.)
Master Performance (Harp) (B.M.)
Master Performance (Oboe) (B.M.)
Master Performance (Organ) (B.M.)
Master Performance (Percussion) (B.M.)
Master Performance (Piano) (B.M.)
Master Performance (Popular Music) (B.M.)
Master Performance (Saxophone) (B.M.)
Master Performance (Studio Guitar) (B.M.)
Master Performance (Trombone) (B.M.)
Master Performance (Trumpet) (B.M.)
Master Performance (Tuba) (B.M.)
Master Performance (Viola) (B.M.)
Master Performance (Violin) (B.M.)
Master Performance (Violoncello) (B.M.)
Master Performance (Vocal Arts) (B.M.)
Master Philosophy
Master Philosophy (B.A.)
Master Philosophy, Politcs and Law (B.A.)
Master Physical Sciences (B.S.)
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Master Physics and Astronomy
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Master Physics/Computer Science (B.S.*)
Master Policy, Planning and Development (B.S.)
Master Political Science (B.A.)
Master Print and Digital Journalism (B.A.*)
Master Psychology
Master Psychology (B.A.)
Master Public Relations (B.A.*)
Master Religion
Master Religion (B.A.)
Master Religion (Judaic Studies) (B.A.)
Master Russian (B.A.)
Master Slavic Languages and Literatures
Master Social Sciences
Master Social Sciences (Economics) (B.A.)
Master Social Sciences (Psychology) (B.A.)
Master Sociology (B.A.)
Master Spanish (B.A.)
Master Spanish and Portuguese
Master Theatre (Acting) (B.F.A.)
Master Theatre (B.A.*)
Master Theatre (Design) (B.F.A.)
Master Theatre (Sound Design) (B.F.A.)
Master Theatre (Stage Management) (B.F.A.)
Master Theatre (Technical Direction) (B.F.A.)
Master Visual and Performing Arts Studies (B.A.)
Master Writing for Screen and Television (B.F.A.)

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