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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

Paging All Doctors of Philosophy, Grand Challenges Beckon
May 14, 2015
2015 cohort of USC Viterbi Ph.D. recipients urged to solve “the problems of our age”
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Faculty Profile: Kelly T. Sanders
May 12, 2015
Meet new faculty member and Assistant Professor in the Sonny Astani Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Kelly T. Sanders and learn about her research goals at the USC Viterbi School of Engineering!
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Faculty Profile: Salman Avestimehr
May 04, 2015
Meet new faculty member and Associate Professor in the Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical Engineering, Salman Avestimehr and learn about his research goals at the USC Viterbi School of Engineering
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