University of Southern California

  • Details

    • Name: University of Southern California
    • Location: Los Angeles, CA 90089
    • Control: Private Non-Profit
    • Accreditation: Western Association of Schools and Colleges Senior Colleges and University Commission
  • Attendance

    • Admissions Rate 16.11%
    • Average SAT Scores 1441
    • Four Year Completion Rate 78.61% Completion rates for full-time, first-time students within 4 years
    • Six Year Completion Rate 91.67% Completion rates for full-time, first-time students within 6 years
    • Eight Year Completion Rate 92.82% Completion rates for full-time, first-time students within 8 years. This is what is normally reported for college completion rates.
  • Costs

    • Yearly Costs: $77,362.00 The average annual cost of attendance includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses for all full-time, first-time, degree-certificate-seeking undergraduates
    • Out of State Tuition: $60,275.00 Tuition and required fees for out-of-state students
    • In State Tuition: $60,275.00 Tuition and required fees for in-state students
    • Median Debt Total: $17,250.00 Median loan debt accumulated at the institution (the sum of all undergraduate federal loans over students’ college education at the institution for which the median debt is reported)
    • Median Debt for Graduates: $18,956.00 Median loan debt accumulated for only graduates
    • Median Debt for Withdrawals: $11,000.00 Median loan debt accumulated for only graduates
    • Net Price Quintile 1 $17,287.00 Average net price derived from the full cost of attendance (including tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses) minus federal, state, and institutional grant/scholarship aid, for full-time, first-time undergraduate Title IV-receiving students for students reporting a family income of $0-$30,000
    • Net Price Quintile 2 $17,345.00 Average net price derived from the full cost of attendance (including tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses) minus federal, state, and institutional grant/scholarship aid, for full-time, first-time undergraduate Title IV-receiving students for students reporting a family income of $30,001-$48,000
    • Net Price Quintile 3 $22,826.00 Average net price derived from the full cost of attendance (including tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses) minus federal, state, and institutional grant/scholarship aid, for full-time, first-time undergraduate Title IV-receiving students for students reporting a family income of $48,001-$75,000
    • Net Price Quintile 4 $32,363.00 Average net price derived from the full cost of attendance (including tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses) minus federal, state, and institutional grant/scholarship aid, for full-time, first-time undergraduate Title IV-receiving students for students reporting a family income of $75,001-$110,000
    • Net Price Quintile 5 $52,917.00 Average net price derived from the full cost of attendance (including tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses) minus federal, state, and institutional grant/scholarship aid, for full-time, first-time undergraduate Title IV-receiving students for students reporting a family income of $110,000+
  • Earnings

    • Median 6 Year Earnings $65,748.00 Median earnings measured 6 years after enrollment. Aggregate of all federally aided undergraduate students who enroll in an institution each year and who are employed but not enrolled. Earnings are defined as the sum of wages and deferred compensation from all non-duplicate W-2 forms received for each individual (from both full- and part-time employment), plus positive self-employment earnings from Schedule SE.
    • Median 7 Year Earnings No data Median earnings measured 7 years after enrollment. Aggregate of all federally aided undergraduate students who enroll in an institution each year and who are employed but not enrolled. Earnings are defined as the sum of wages and deferred compensation from all non-duplicate W-2 forms received for each individual (from both full- and part-time employment), plus positive self-employment earnings from Schedule SE.
    • Median 8 Year Earnings $75,938.00 Median earnings measured 8 years after enrollment. Aggregate of all federally aided undergraduate students who enroll in an institution each year and who are employed but not enrolled. Earnings are defined as the sum of wages and deferred compensation from all non-duplicate W-2 forms received for each individual (from both full- and part-time employment), plus positive self-employment earnings from Schedule SE.
    • Median 9 Year Earnings No data Median earnings measured 9 years after enrollment. Aggregate of all federally aided undergraduate students who enroll in an institution each year and who are employed but not enrolled. Earnings are defined as the sum of wages and deferred compensation from all non-duplicate W-2 forms received for each individual (from both full- and part-time employment), plus positive self-employment earnings from Schedule SE.
    • Median 10 Year Earnings $83,426.00 Median earnings measured 10 years after enrollment. Aggregate of all federally aided undergraduate students who enroll in an institution each year and who are employed but not enrolled. Earnings are defined as the sum of wages and deferred compensation from all non-duplicate W-2 forms received for each individual (from both full- and part-time employment), plus positive self-employment earnings from Schedule SE.
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Name Credential Debt Mean Debt Median Earnings
Computer Science Bachelor's Degree $58,482.00 $40,900.00 $104,298.00
Engineering, General Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering Bachelor's Degree No data No data $81,661.00
Engineering-Related Fields Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Biology, General Bachelor's Degree $45,859.00 $35,652.00 $24,988.00
Industrial Engineering Bachelor's Degree $62,263.00 No data $70,709.00
Slavic, Baltic and Albanian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology Bachelor's Degree $26,911.00 No data $24,569.00
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics Bachelor's Degree No data No data $36,038.00
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies Bachelor's Degree No data No data $23,653.00
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning Bachelor's Degree No data No data $44,115.00
Natural Resources Conservation and Research Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Real Estate Development Bachelor's Degree $81,804.00 $74,752.00 $60,983.00
Communication and Media Studies Bachelor's Degree $66,151.00 $40,441.00 $46,379.00
Zoology/Animal Biology Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Architecture Bachelor's Degree No data No data $50,964.00
Architectural Sciences and Technology Bachelor's Degree No data $31,183.00 $53,003.00
Computer and Information Sciences, General Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Education, General Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Civil Engineering Bachelor's Degree No data No data $75,576.00
Mechanical Engineering Bachelor's Degree No data $41,333.00 $74,693.00
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering Bachelor's Degree No data No data $78,078.00
Biomedical/Medical Engineering Bachelor's Degree No data $66,542.00 $53,160.00
Computer Engineering Bachelor's Degree No data No data $106,621.00
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication Bachelor's Degree $73,687.00 $47,870.00 $46,759.00
Computer Software and Media Applications Bachelor's Degree No data No data $72,085.00
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Area Studies Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Journalism Bachelor's Degree $69,142.00 No data $44,188.00
Chemical Engineering Bachelor's Degree $54,356.00 $40,000.00 $66,458.00
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
English Language and Literature, General Bachelor's Degree $54,559.00 No data No data
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities Bachelor's Degree No data $14,599.00 $31,909.00
Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Cognitive Science Bachelor's Degree $44,873.00 No data $49,368.00
Health and Physical Education/Fitness Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Religion/Religious Studies Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Physical Sciences Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Public Policy Analysis Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Anthropology Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Economics Bachelor's Degree $60,326.00 $27,143.00 $54,837.00
Political Science and Government Bachelor's Degree $60,289.00 $50,977.00 $41,043.00
Urban Studies/Affairs Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Fine and Studio Arts Bachelor's Degree $70,566.00 $46,700.00 $28,913.00
Public Health Bachelor's Degree $84,984.00 $77,372.00 $30,704.00
Gerontology Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Human Biology Bachelor's Degree $78,147.00 $54,427.00 $30,297.00
Astronomy and Astrophysics Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Dance Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Pharmacology and Toxicology Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Applied Mathematics Bachelor's Degree $49,079.00 $17,471.00 $61,861.00
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other Bachelor's Degree $78,351.00 $79,721.00 No data
Philosophy Bachelor's Degree $40,566.00 No data $28,506.00
Chemistry Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
International Relations and National Security Studies Bachelor's Degree No data $31,602.00 $48,625.00
Sociology Bachelor's Degree $52,696.00 $34,310.00 $37,102.00
Design and Applied Arts Bachelor's Degree $37,115.00 No data $29,631.00
Film/Video and Photographic Arts Bachelor's Degree $70,927.00 $39,497.00 $35,793.00
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Dental Support Services and Allied Professions Bachelor's Degree $38,303.00 No data $66,674.00
International Business Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
International/Global Studies Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Physics Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Psychology, General Bachelor's Degree $69,188.00 $37,112.00 $34,924.00
Geography and Cartography Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Air Transportation Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management Bachelor's Degree No data $64,965.00 $31,628.00
Accounting and Related Services Bachelor's Degree $41,859.00 $28,820.00 $64,797.00
Real Estate Bachelor's Degree No data No data $75,665.00
History Bachelor's Degree $73,391.00 $58,558.00 $29,963.00
Neurobiology and Neurosciences Bachelor's Degree No data $55,561.00 $26,886.00
Mathematics Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Social Sciences, General Bachelor's Degree No data No data $28,365.00
Archeology Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Visual and Performing Arts, General Bachelor's Degree No data No data $18,394.00
Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft Bachelor's Degree $74,753.00 $49,955.00 $24,981.00
Music Bachelor's Degree $71,856.00 $57,501.00 $17,245.00
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions Bachelor's Degree No data No data No data
Business Administration, Management and Operations Bachelor's Degree $81,405.00 $59,356.00 $62,573.00