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Upcoming Events

Oct 21 Wed

Prospective Students: Chat with a USC Rep

Wed, Oct 21, 2020
6:00 AM - 7:00 AM
Location: Webex
Interested in Master's or PhD programs in engineering or computer science? You are cordially invited to meet representatives from the Viterbi School of Engineering on an online webinar. Students who have earned or are in the process...

Oct 21 Wed

MS vs PhD Choosing your Adventure!

Wed, Oct 21, 2020
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Learn about USC Viterbi's Master and Doctoral program offerings as well as tips on how to decide which degree path is right for you!

Oct 23 Fri

Webinar for U.S. Active Duty Military & Veteran Prospective Graduate Students

Fri, Oct 23, 2020
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Join USC Viterbi to learn about the funding and support provided to U.S. active duty military and veterans who are interested in pursuing a graduate degree in engineering or computer science. This virtual information session via WebEx will...

Oct 25 Sun

Viterbi Voices Live Chat - LatinX Students in Engineering

Sun, Oct 25, 2020
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Zoom
Join us for this student hosted live chat! During this hour long event, we will be speaking with LatinX students in engineering about their experiences at USC Viterbi. We are here to answer questions you may have about getting involved, why...

Oct 27 Tue

Prospective Students: Chat with a USC Rep

Tue, Oct 27, 2020
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: Webex
Interested in Master's or PhD programs in engineering or computer science? You are cordially invited to meet representatives from the Viterbi School of Engineering on an online webinar. Students who have earned or are in the process...

Nov 04 Wed

USC Master's and Progressive Degree Options

Wed, Nov 04, 2020
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
You are cordially invited to meet representatives from the following schools at USC: -The Viterbi School of Engineering -The Annenberg School for Communication -The Marshall School of Business -The Rossier School for Education -The...

Nov 08 Sun

Viterbi Voices Live Chat - Research & Projects in Viterbi

Sun, Nov 08, 2020
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Zoom
Join us for this student hosted live chat! During this hour long event, we will be talking about the research and projects we're involved in as engineering students at USC Viterbi. We are here to answer the questions you may have about...

Nov 12 Thu

Life as a Viterbi Engineering Student

Thu, Nov 12, 2020
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Interested in Master's or PhD programs in engineering or computer science? Would you like to hear from some of our current USC Viterbi Engineering students? You are cordially invited to meet representatives from the Viterbi School of...

Nov 22 Sun

Viterbi Voices Live Chat - Internships & Co-Ops for Engineers

Sun, Nov 22, 2020
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Zoom
Join us for this student hosted live chat! During this hour long event, we will be answering your questions about our experiences with internships, USC Viterbi's career center, and other professional resources. Come hear from our student...

Jan 03 Sun

Viterbi Voices Live Chat - Study Abroad for Engineers

Sun, Jan 03, 2021
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Zoom
Join us for this student hosted live chat! During this hour long event, we will be speaking with current engineering students about their experiences studying abroad while at USC. We will be talking about the different ways engineering...

Jan 10 Sun

Viterbi Voices Live Chat - All Things Viterbi

Sun, Jan 10, 2021
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Zoom
Join us for this student hosted live chat! During this hour long event, we will be talking about what our lives are *really* like as engineering students at USC Viterbi. We are here to answer the questions you may have about classes,...

Engineering+

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.

Shana Douglas

Shana Douglas
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, 2018

“My passion is volunteering and inspiring the future generation to go into STEM fields. I’m so happy to be apart of a school that shares those values.”

Keyue Shen

Keyue Shen
Assistant Professor
of Biomedical Engineering

“I think the exciting part for me, as an engineer, is that we’re making something possible that was impossible in the past to help patients.”

Arynn O. Gallegos

Arynn O. Gallegos
B.S. Electrical
Engineering, 2020

“Working in my research lab has provided me with mentorship that has profoundly shaped my career and professional goals and to find opportunities I couldn’t even dream of before starting college.”

A.C. Mike Markkula

A.C. Mike Markkula
B.S. ’64; M.S. ’66
Co-founder, Apple Inc.

“There is no way a student can graduate from the engineering school at USC without learning how to think through a problem and come to a correct and proper answer. That has served me well in everything I’ve done.”

Jose Juan Ruiz

Jose Juan Ruiz
B.S. Electrical
Engineering, 2019

“Coming from community college, I was worried about transferring into a major university, but once I got to USC all my doubts were put to rest. From the professors, career opportunities, organizations, events, and friends I made here, I know I made the right choice in choosing USC”

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Mechanical Engineering

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Engineering

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Researchers in USC Viterbi’s Department of Biomedical Engineering have discovered how commonly used coloring agents such as tattoo inks and food dyes could help improve cancer detection.

The Mork Family Department of
Chemical Engineering & Materials Science

Sonny Astani Department of
Civil & Environmental Engineering

Computer
Science

Daniel J. Epstein Department of
Industrial & Systems Engineering

DID YOU KNOW?
50 percent of the Fall 2019 incoming class were women
DID YOU KNOW?
USC Viterbi is ranked #1 in the nation in the 2020 U.S. News & World Report Best Online Master’s Information Technology Programs (consisting of MS in CS and Data Sciences and related fields). It is the 8th consecutive year in which the USC Viterbi program was ranked the top program nationally.
DID YOU KNOW?
USC Viterbi is tied for #4 in the nation in the 2020 U.S. News & World Report Best Online Master’s Engineering Programs (consisting of MS in more than 40 engineering sub-fields and specializations). Since inception of these rankings, the USC Viterbi program has been ranked in the top 5 programs nationally.
DID YOU KNOW?
USC Viterbi was one of the founding partners of the NAE's Grand Challenges Summit & Scholars program
DID YOU KNOW?
Since 2008, 12 USC Viterbi faculty were elected to the National Academy of Engineering and 9 USC Viterbi faculty were elected to the National Academy of Inventors.
DID YOU KNOW?
There are 12 elite schools worldwide that are part of iPodia, the USC-led global classroom