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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

DEN@Viterbi Again Ranked as the No.1 CS Graduate Online Program
January 06, 2015
DEN is the top online Computer Science graduate program for the 3rd year in a row and is ranked as the No. 3 online engineering program overall
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It’s Not Brain Surgery. It’s More Complicated.
December 18, 2014
Inaugural Charles Vest Scholar, Alessandro Ticchi, applies computer thinking to brain function, predicting causes and consequences of human behavior
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Campus Technology: Educating Students with DETERLab
November 11, 2014
DETERLab provides students hands-on cybersecurity experience
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