University of Southern California

USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences



University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA 90007

United States


(213) 740-2311

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D., M.A.;

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Graduate education is built upon a close working relationship between students and established scholars. Candidates for the M.A. pursue a course of study designed to develop a broad knowledge of the field. Doctoral students are encouraged to devise individualized programs that meet their needs and interests. Small seminars provide an ideal forum for the development of research interests, and the department frequently hosts visiting senior scholars who teach in the graduate program and participate in the intellectual life of the university community.


Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Financial Aid is available Federal Student Loans. Applicants may apply by completing the FAFSA and applying code 001328. Several scholarships also available.

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 0-999

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