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Master's Programs

Application Information
Important steps for applying to a master's degree program at the Viterbi School

Doctoral Programs

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Important steps for applying to a doctoral (Ph.D.) program at the Viterbi School


The University of Southern California (USC) is one of the world’s leading private research universities. Located in the heart of Los Angeles, USC offers extensive opportunities for interdisciplinary study and research.

VIRTUAL TOUR The Viterbi School of Engineering, ranked in the top graduate engineering schools by U.S. News & World Report, offers over 60 programs in a broad range of disciplines.



Online infomation sessions (webinars) are held throughout the year. All that is needed to participate is a computer with internet access.

**Please note, event times are listed in PST (Pacific Standard Time) – to determine your local time, you may use the Time Zone Converter**


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Tuesday, November 12, 2019
1:00pm PT
Discover Viterbi: Industrial & Systems Engineering w/ Prof. Dessouky & Faculty WebinarView Recording
Tuesday, November 5 2019
1:00pm PT
Discover Viterbi: Petroleum Engineering w/ Prof. Iraj Ershaghi WebinarView Recording
Tuesday, November 5 2019
11:30am PT
Discover Viterbi: Biomedical Engineering w/ Prof. Kirk Shung WebinarView Recording


On Campus Events


April 16-18, 2020

REACH is a graduate engineering preview program that takes place at USC’s University Park Campus near downtown Los Angeles. Through REACH, under-represented engineering achievers get firsthand exposure to exciting research opportunities, world-class faculty, rich academic programs, stellar student services and mentoring resources.

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June 15-August 6, 2020

The Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) is a summer REU that provides student’s the opportunity to participate in cutting edge research with faculty in the USC Viterbi School of Engineering, gain experience and tools to enhance your application to competitive PhD programs, and develop lasting friendships with fellow participants.

Learn more

Events Near You

Our USC Viterbi School graduate recruitment team will be on the road this fall. View the list of cities and countries to find out if one of our team members will be visiting near you.

City and Country visit information

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Meet the Graduate Recruitment Team

Do you have questions about applying for a Master’s or PhD program in engineering at USC? Please contact one of our team members and we’ll be happy to help.

Camillia Lee

Assistant Dean

William Schwerin


Kevin Henry

Assistant Director, Diversity Recruitment and Inclusion

Camila Tabar

Assistant Director

Jessica Stern

Associate Director

Ray Fujioka

Assistant Director

Ray Xu

Director, Shanghai Office

Kaitlin Harada

Director, Career Connections

Steve Schrader

Department Business Manager Computer Science

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