Los Angeles, California

University of Southern California


Student Population
National Rank
University of Southern California overview
Location Los Angeles, California
Online usc.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
University of Southern California overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Los Angeles, California, University of Southern California is a large four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 56,676 prospective students applied, and 9,042 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 3,358 enrolled in the school.  39,281 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 6,406 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $53,448 plus fees of $811. USC is ranked 31 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
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SAT 1360/1530
ACT 30/34
GPA 3.73
Applications Accepted
University of Southern California overview
Applications Due Jan 10, 2020
Applicant Competition Very High

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for University of Southern California
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$811
Room and Board $14,886
Budget for Other Expenses$1,864
Total One Year Cost$72,209


Average Salary After 10 Years
$85,500 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
90% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of Southern California students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 25%
Social Sciences 15%
Visual and Performing Arts 13%
Communication 9%
Engineering 8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=123961 IPEDS survey data for University of Southern California.