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The USC Viterbi School of Engineering is comprised of eight academic departments and several programs serving approximately 2,400 undergraduate and 4,200 graduate students. Viterbi students enjoy state-of-the-art laboratories, classrooms, and live Internet broadcast systems. We have 180 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

U.S. Engineering Schools to Educate 20,000 Students to Meet Grand Challenges
March 23, 2015
President Barack Obama announced plans to educate a new generation of engineers expressly equipped to tackle some of the most pressing issues facing society
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USC Strengthens Partnerships with Mexico
March 10, 2015
USC works with Mexico to create new scholarships and fellowship positions
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The Ins and Outs of Industrial and Systems Engineering
March 09, 2015
James E. Moore, II, Viterbi Vice-Dean and incoming President of the Institute of Industrial Engineers talks about industrial engineering in today’s context
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