Upcoming Events

Jan 23 Sun

Viterbi Voices Live Chat: Transferring as an Engineer

Sun, Jan 23, 2022
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Join us for this student hosted live chat! During this hour long event, we will be sharing our experiences as transfer students at USC Viterbi. We are here to answer the questions you may have about the transfer process, classes, student...

Jan 26 Wed

DEN@Viterbi: How to Apply Virtual Info Session

Wed, Jan 26, 2022
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Join USC Viterbi representatives for a step-by-step guide and tips for how to apply for formal admission into a Master's degree or Graduate Certificate program. The session is intended for individuals who wish to pursue a graduate degree...

Jan 27 Thu

Viterbi Get CONNECTED! Involvement Fair

Thu, Jan 27, 2022
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
You will have an opportunity to learn more about the over 60+ Viterbi clubs, organizations, and design teams. You are bound to find at least one club, organization, or design team that's right for you, or you can just attend to learn more...

Jan 27 Thu

Virtual First-Year Admission Information Session

Thu, Jan 27, 2022
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Our virtual information session is a live presentation from a USC Viterbi admission counselor designed for high school students and their family members to learn more about the USC Viterbi undergraduate experience. Our session will cover an...

Feb 01 Tue

National Academy of Engineering Grand Challenge Scholars Information Session

Tue, Feb 01, 2022
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
USC Viterbi School of Engineering undergraduate students have the unique opportunity to participate in the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) Grand Challenge Scholars Program (GCSP). Grand Challenge Scholars drive their educational...

Feb 22 Tue

CS Distinguished Lecture: Hod Lipson

Tue, Feb 22, 2022
4:00 PM - 5:20 PM
Series: Computer Science Distinguished Lecture Series Host: Stefanos Nikolaidis

Apr 13 Wed

The 43rd Annual Viterbi Awards

Wed, Apr 13, 2022
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Since its first incarnation in 1978, the Viterbi Awards has been a significant annual event for the School. It has become our forum for recognizing outstanding members of the engineering community and those of our own alumni who have made...


Studying more than engineering makes for better engineers

SCilicon Beach

Our community is unique and groundbreaking… plus we have the beach!

NAE Grand Challenges

Engineering problems exist in the real world, and our obligation is to help solve them, in real time.

Academic Departments

Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering

Astronautical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering

The Mork Family Department of Chemical Engineering & Materials Science

Sonny Astani Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

Computer Science

Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering

Daniel J. Epstein Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering

2020 Year in Review

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In 2020, 6 USC Viterbi researchers have been named 2020 AAAS fellows: Timothy Pinkston, Yolanda Gil, Leana Golubchik, Berokh Khoshnevis, Ray Stevens and Paul Newton
In 2020, 3 USC Viterbi Faculty have been named National Academy of Inventors Fellows: Keith Chugg, Jay Kuo and Gerald Loeb
In 2020, USC Viterbi had 6 NSF CAREER Award Recipients: Megan McCain, Mitul Luhar, Aleksandra Korolova, Haipeng Luo, Daniel McCurry and Qiming Wang
In 2020, USC Viterbi came close to reaching gender parity again in its entering freshman class.
USC Viterbi is ranked #2 in the nation in the 2021 U.S. News & World Report Best Online Master’s Information Technology Programs (consisting of MS in CS and Data Sciences and related fields).
USC Viterbi is ranked #5 in the nation in the 2021 U.S. News & World Report Best Online Master’s Engineering Programs (consisting of MS in more than 40 engineering sub-fields and specializations). The USC Viterbi program has been ranked Top 5 in the Nation for 9 consecutive years.
USC Viterbi was one of the founding partners of the NAE's Grand Challenges Summit & Scholars program

Published on October 11th, 2016

Last updated on January 21st, 2022