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The USC Viterbi School of Engineering is comprised of eight academic departments and several programs serving approximately 2,600 undergraduate and 5,200 graduate students. Viterbi students enjoy state-of-the-art laboratories, classrooms, and live Internet broadcast systems. We have 185 tenure-track faculty, with 62 endowed chairs and professorships.

The school's unique undergraduate and graduate programs lead to the bachelor of science, master of science and doctor of philosophy degrees in engineering; extend the frontiers of engineering knowledge; stimulate and encourage in students qualities of scholarship, leadership, and character; serve the city, the state, the nation and the world by providing for the continuing education of engineers; and offer professional engineering leadership training toward the solution of community, regional, national and global problems.


Academic News

Turning an April Fools' joke into the most downloaded mobile game ever
August 11, 2016
How one recent USC Viterbi grad "augmented" the team responsible for Pokémania
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From High School Dropout to Engineer
June 01, 2016
High school “dropout” comes to USC to solve today’s biomedical challenges
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Fathoming the Unfathomable
May 16, 2016
USC Rocket Propulsion Lab Shoots for the Stars
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