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University of Southern California

School Profile

  • University of Southern CaliforniaPrivate Four-year University in Los Angeles, CA
  • Acceptance Rate: 22%
  • Accreditation: Western Association of Schools and Colleges

Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Students: 16,608
First-year Undergraduate Students: 2,766
Undergraduate Students Who are Seeking Degree: 16,283
Graduate Students: 14,457
 

Degree Programs Offered and Courses List

  • Bachelor of Accounting
  • Bachelor of Acting
  • Bachelor of Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering
  • Bachelor of African-American Studies
  • Bachelor of American Literature
  • Bachelor of American Studies
  • Bachelor of Anthropology
  • Bachelor of Applied Mathematics
  • Bachelor of Architecture
  • Bachelor of Art History/Criticism/Conservation
  • Bachelor of Asian American Studies
  • Bachelor of Astronomy
  • Bachelor of Biochemistry
  • Bachelor of Biology
  • Bachelor of Biomedical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Biophysics
  • Bachelor of Broadcast Journalism
  • Bachelor of Business Administration/Management
  • Bachelor of Chemical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Chemistry
  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering
  • Bachelor of Classical/Ancient Mediterranean/Near Eastern Studies
  • Bachelor of Classics
  • Bachelor of Communications/Rhetoric
  • Bachelor of Comparative Literature
  • Bachelor of Computer Engineering - General
  • Bachelor of Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Construction Engineering
  • Bachelor of Creative Writing
  • Bachelor of Dental Hygiene
  • Bachelor of Drama/Theater Arts
  • Bachelor of East Asian
  • Bachelor of East Asian Studies
  • Bachelor of Economics
  • Bachelor of Electrical/Communications Engineering
  • Bachelor of English Language & Literature - General
  • Bachelor of Environmental Engineering
  • Bachelor of Environmental Science
  • Bachelor of Environmental Studies
  • Bachelor of Ethics
  • Bachelor of Exercise Sciences
  • Bachelor of Film Studies
  • Bachelor of Fine/Studio Arts
  • Bachelor of French
  • Bachelor of Geography
  • Bachelor of Geology
  • Bachelor of Gerontology
  • Bachelor of Global Studies
  • Bachelor of Hispanic-American Studies
  • Bachelor of History - General
  • Bachelor of Industrial Engineering
  • Bachelor of International Business
  • Bachelor of International Relations
  • Bachelor of Italian
  • Bachelor of Jazz Studies
  • Bachelor of Jewish/Judaic Studies
  • Bachelor of Journalism
  • Bachelor of Landscape Architecture
  • Bachelor of Linguistics
  • Bachelor of Literature and language
  • Bachelor of Mathematics - General
  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Music - General
  • Bachelor of Music - General Performance
  • Bachelor of Music - Piano/Organ
  • Bachelor of Music - Voice/Opera
  • Bachelor of Music Management/Merchandising
  • Bachelor of Music Theory/Composition
  • Bachelor of Neuroscience
  • Bachelor of Petroleum
  • Bachelor of Philosophy
  • Bachelor of Physical Sciences - General
  • Bachelor of Physics
  • Bachelor of Playwriting/Screenwriting
  • Bachelor of Political Science/Government
  • Bachelor of Polymer/Plastics
  • Bachelor of Psychology - General
  • Bachelor of Public Administration
  • Bachelor of Public Health
  • Bachelor of Public Relations
  • Bachelor of Radio/Television
  • Bachelor of Religion/Religious Studies
  • Bachelor of Russian
  • Bachelor of Sociology
  • Bachelor of Spanish
  • Bachelor of Stringed Instruments
  • Bachelor of Structural Engineering
  • Bachelor of Systems Engineering
  • Bachelor of Theater Design/Stagecraft
  • Bachelor of Theatre Arts Management
  • Bachelor of Women's Studies

Online Degrees and Certificates

  • Online Undergraduate Courses
  • Undergraduate Distance Class
  • Online Associate's Degrees
  • Online Bachelor's Degrees
  • Online Graduate Courses
  • Graduate Distance Class
  • Online Master's Degrees
  • Online Doctoral Degrees

Tuition

  • In-state tuition and fees: $39,274
  • Out-of-state tuition and fees: $39,274

International Students Admissions Requirements

  • SAT Subject Tests: Recommended
  • Required for Some: SAT Reasoning Test or ACT

Athletics

Member: NCAA
Team name: Trojans

Rankings

  • Ranked #23 National Universities
  • Ranked #9 Best Undergraduate Business Programs
  • Ranked #4 Accounting
  • Ranked #3 Entrepreneurship
  • Ranked #14 Finance
  • Ranked #4 International Business
  • Ranked #14 Management
  • Ranked #10 Marketing
  • Ranked #5 Real Estate
  • Ranked #27 Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs
  • Ranked #15 Computer
  • Ranked #26 High School Counselor Rankings
  • Ranked #41 Best Value Schools
  • Ranked #8 Up-and-Coming Schools
  • Ranked #21 Best Business Schools
  • Ranked #8 Accounting
  • Ranked #8 Entrepreneurship
  • Ranked #11 Executive M.B.A.
  • Ranked #21 Finance
  • Ranked #8 International
  • Ranked #16 Management
  • Ranked #14 Marketing
  • Ranked #9 Part-time M.B.A.
  • Ranked #22 Production / Operations
  • Ranked #14 Best Education Schools
  • Ranked #10 Education administration & supervision
  • Ranked #16 Education policy
  • Ranked #7 Higher education administration
  • Ranked #11 Best Engineering Schools
  • Ranked #18 Aerospace / Aeronautical / Astronautical
  • Ranked #29 Biomedical / Bioengineering
  • Ranked #36 Chemical
  • Ranked #22 Civil
  • Ranked #13 Computer Engineering
  • Ranked #14 Electrical / Electronic / Communications
  • Ranked #55 Environmental / Environmental Health
  • Ranked #13 Industrial / Manufacturing
  • Ranked #37 Materials
  • Ranked #33 Mechanical
  • Ranked #18 Best Law Schools
  • Ranked #18 Law Firms Rank Schools
  • Ranked #14 Tax Law
  • Ranked #92 Best Medical Schools: Primary Care
  • Ranked #36 Best Medical Schools: Research
  • Ranked #46 Biological Sciences
  • Ranked #53 Chemistry
  • Ranked #16 Clinical Psychology
  • Ranked #20 Computer Science
  • Ranked #15 Artificial Intelligence
  • Ranked #25 Earth Sciences
  • Ranked #9 Geophysics and Seismology
  • Ranked #50 Economics
  • Ranked #38 English
  • Ranked #37 Fine Arts
  • Ranked #7 Multimedia / Visual Communications
  • Ranked #22 Painting / Drawing
  • Ranked #36 Healthcare Management
  • Ranked #42 History
  • Ranked #51 Math
  • Ranked #41 Nursing-Anesthesia
  • Ranked #3 Occupational Therapy
  • Ranked #15 Pharmacy
  • Ranked #1 Physical Therapy
  • Ranked #70 Physician Assistant
  • Ranked #52 Physics
  • Ranked #62 Political Science
  • Ranked #40 Psychology
  • Ranked #7 Public Affairs
  • Ranked #4 City Management & Urban Policy
  • Ranked #9 Health Policy & Management
  • Ranked #12 Information & Technology Management
  • Ranked #7 Nonprofit Management
  • Ranked #22 Public Finance & Budgeting
  • Ranked #5 Public Management Administration
  • Ranked #13 Public-Policy Analysis
  • Ranked #10 Social Policy
  • Ranked #8 Social Work
  • Ranked #39 Sociology
  • Ranked #3 Sex and Gender
  • Ranked #13 Sociology of Population
  • Ranked #13 Faculty Credentials and Training
  • Ranked #15 Student Engagement and Accreditation
  • Ranked #4 Student Services and Technology
  • Ranked #17 Faculty Credentials and Training
  • Ranked #63 Student Engagement and Accreditation
  • Ranked #2 Student Services and Technology
  • Ranked #33 Faculty Credentials and Training
  • Ranked #22 Student Engagement and Accreditation
  • Ranked #9 Student Services and Technology

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Admissions Address

Office of Admission
700 Childs Way
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0911
(213) 740-1111
Fax: (213) 821-0200
admitusc@usc.edu
Contact: Timothy Brunold
Associate Dean and Director of Undergraduate Admission

Entering Class Stats

Fall 2010 Selectivity
Selectivity most selective
Fall 2010 acceptance rate 24%
Early decision acceptance rate N/A
Early action acceptance rate N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early action and early decision students) 24%

Fall 2010 Applications, Acceptances & Enrollments
Applicants 35,794
Female applicants 19,177
Male applicants 16,617
Applicants accepted 8,715
Female applicants accepted 4,686
Male applicants accepted 4,029
Freshman enrollment 2,973
Female freshman enrollment 1,623
Male freshman enrollment 1,350
Early decision applicants N/A
Early decision applicants accepted N/A
Early decision applicants enrolled N/A
Early action applicants N/A
Early action applicants accepted N/A
Early action applicants enrolled N/A
Total enrolled incoming freshmen who were accepted under early acceptance or early action N/A

Fall 2010 Wait List
School has a wait list No
Applicants placed on wait list N/A
Students accepting place on wait list N/A
Students accepted from wait list N/A

Fall 2010 High School Rank
Freshman students submitting high school class standing 50%

Fall 2010 High School GPA
Freshman students submitting high school GPA 94%
Average high school GPA 3.7
High school GPA 25th-75th percentile range 3.5-3.9
 

Fall 2010 Freshman SAT Scores
Freshman students submitting SAT scores 82%
SAT Critical Reading average score N/A
SAT Critical Reading 25th-75th percentile range 620-720
SAT Critical Reading score breakdown
 
SAT Math average score N/A
SAT Math 25th-75th percentile range: 650-750
 
SAT Writing average score N/A
SAT Writing 25th-75th percentile range 640-740
SAT Essay 25th-75th percentile range N/A

Fall 2010 Freshman ACT Scores
Freshman students submitting ACT scores 42%
Average ACT Composite score N/A
ACT Composite 25th-75th percentile range 29-33
 
ACT English 25th-75th percentile range 29-34
 
ACT Math 25th-75th percentile range 28-34
 

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