School Overview

University of Southern California is a Private, 4 years college located in Los Angeles, California. USC ranked 23rd in National Universities and 4th in California Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 46,287 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 9 to 1. It is a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. USC's acceptance rate is 12.51% last year (undergraduate school).
University of Southern California is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission.
Contact Information
AddressUniversity Park, Los Angeles, CA 90089
Admission Information
Online Application
Net Price Calculator
School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (very high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of University of Southern California is 12.51% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 41.29%. The application fees are $80 for undergraduate programs and $90 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate12.51 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)41.29 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$80
Graduate Application Fees$90

Tuition & Fees

USC's 2022 tuition & fees is $61,503 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $61,396.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$61,503
Graduate Tuition & Fees$61,396
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 46,287 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 37,923 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. USC has 19,786 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 26,501 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students46,287
Undergraduate Students19,786
Graduate Students26,501
Online Enrollment37,923

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs490 Programs
Number of online programs27 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Doctorate (Other)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Similar Colleges to USC
New York, NY
Atlanta, GA
Medford, MA
Baltimore, MD