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University of Southern California

  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

Los Angeles was little more than a frontier town in 1880 when USC first opened its doors to 53 students and 10 teachers. Today it is a world class research university, the oldest private research university in the West. Location: Los Angeles, California USC's University Park Campus, located in the heart of Los Angeles' Downtown Arts and Education Corridor, is home to the USC College of Letters, Arts and Sciences and many professional schools. The Health Sciences Campus, to the northeast of downtown Los Angeles, is home to the Keck School of Medicine of USC, the School of Pharmacy, three major teaching hospitals and programs in Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, and Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy. USC also has programs and centers in Marina Del Rey, Orange County, Sacramento, Washington, D.C., Catalina Island, Alhambra and around Southern California. Childrens Hospital Los Angeles is staffed by USC faculty from the Keck School of Medicine and is often referred to as USC's third campus. President: Steven B. Sample Under the leadership of USC's 10th president, USC has become world-renowned in the fields of communication and multimedia technologies, has received national acclaim for its innovative community outreach programs and has solidified its status...
134
2012
125
2013
131
2014
130
2015
64.20
Overall Score
70.4
Academic Reputation
65.1
Employer Reputation
42.9
Faculty Student
34.8
International Faculty
74.1
International Students
76.7
Citations per Faculty
6
2013
4
2014
1
2015
1
2016
97.00
Overall Score
100
Academic Reputation
71.8
Employer Reputation
100
Citations per Paper
99.2
H-index Citations
102=
2013
52
2014
67
2015
72.60
Overall Score
72.7
Academic Reputation
58.5
Employer Reputation
98.2
Citations per Paper
74.5
H-index Citations
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
3,251
International
575

Number of students

37,590
Postgraduate 52%
Undergraduate 48%

Number of international students

8,307
Postgraduate 72%
Undergraduate 28%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
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