University of Southern California

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Application (Fall 2014)

Application deadline (U.S. residents) January 15
Application deadline (international students) January 15
Notification of admissions (as submitted by school) On a rolling basis beginning January 1
Same admissions standards are used for all online programs Yes
Denies enrollment to some qualified applicants Yes
Admits applicants living abroad Yes
SOC Member No
Offers DANTES course(s) for applied credit No

Admissions & Enrollment

Applicants 87
Accepted 31
New entrants 23
Acceptance rate 36%
Average undergraduate GPA 3.38
Entrants providing undergraduate GPA 100%
Average GRE score breakdown 159 verbal
161 quantitative
4.4 analytical writing

Requirements

Application essay required No
GRE requirement GRE
Letters of recommendation 0
Letters of recommendation from professional contacts 0
TOEFL required for international students Yes
Minimum TOEFL score required Paper N/A, internet 90

Admission Factors

Academic factors
Undergraduate institution Very Important
Class rank Important
Undergraduate GPA Very Important
Undergraduate field of study Very Important
Recommendation(s) Very Important
Standardized test scores Very Important
Non-academic factors
Application essay Important
Interview Important
Work experience Important
Character/personal qualities Not Considered
First-generation college student Not Considered
Alumni/alumnae relations Not Considered
Geographical residence Not Considered
Applicant's interest level Not Considered

Admissions Contacts

Director of admissions Matthew O'Pray
Admissions phone (213) 740-4530
Admissions email viterbi.gradadmission@usc.edu
Admissions website http://viterbi.usc.edu/admission/

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