School of Architecture University of Southern California

School of Architecture University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
56%
44%
student ratio
223
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
55%
acceptance rate
4 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Architecture Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Architecture (M Arch)
      Master of Architecture/Master of Planning (M Arch/M Pl)
      Master of Building Science (MBS)
      Master of Historic Preservation (MHP)
      Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA)
      Master of Landscape Architecture/Master of Planning (MLA/M Pl)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 40
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 20
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

55% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 424
    • Accepted 237
    • Acceptance Rate 55
    • Enrolled 88
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $85
    • Application Fee - International $85
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • Tuition *
    • Student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$600.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitCSS Profile and FAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMay 1
    • Types of financial support availableFederal Work-Study, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students223
    • Female Percentage56%
    • Male Percentage44%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students223
    • Part-time Percentage9%
    • Full-time Percentage91%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino13%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian53%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian19%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander1%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown8%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty43
    • Full-time Percentage28%
    • Part-time Percentage72%
    • Female Percentage26%
    • Male Percentage74%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchUrban housing; advanced digital simulation, computation, and representation; building skins; parametric design; advanced seismic research
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

School of Architecture

University of Southern California

University Park Campus
Los Angeles, CA 90089
United States

Qingyun Ma

Dean

Phone: 213-740-2420
Fax: 213-740-8884
Email: archdean@usc.edu

Ms. Laarni Cutidioc

Graduate Admissions Coordinator

Phone: 213-821-2168
Fax: 213-740-8884
Email: archgrad@usc.edu


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