University of Southern California

EMBA Admissions Profile

At the USC Marshall School of Business, diversity, first and foremost, is about diversity of ideas. We believe the ability to arrive at solutions to business problems is directly related to having access to the greatest range of ideas, opinions and experiences. Our diverse student body offers unlimited opportunities for intellectual exchange, practical experience, and professional networking.

EMBA Profile (FALL 2016 ENTERING CLASS)
Class Size 113
Avg Age 37
Female 26%
Married 61%
Average Years of Work Experience14
Average Salary167K
Advanced Degrees 23%
Undergradate Degrees
Business and commerce 25%
Social science 18%
Engineering 18%
Science 14%
Humanities 9%
Economics 8%
Computer science5%
Law 3%
Industries
Biotech/Pharma/HC 15%
Consulting 5%
Consumer Products 8%
Financial Services 12%
Govt./Military 8%
Manufacturing 12%
Media/Entertainment 8%
Non-Profit/Education 6%
Other 5%
Petro/Energy/Utilities 5%
Real Estate 4%
Technology 12%

Collaborative Environment (0:37)

Sharon Faustina
Vice President and Controller
Standard Homeopathic

Representative Employers

Accenture
American Red Cross
Analog Devices INC
aTyr Pharma, Inc.
Barney and Barney
BD - CareFusion
CarFinance.com A flagship company
Caruso Affiliated
Cidara Therapeutics, Inc.
Citibank
City of Pasadena
Clay Lacy Aviation
CVS Health
DaVita Rx
Ericsson Inc
First Republic Bank
Guggenheim Partners, LLC
Heat Factory USA
HSBC
IBM
J Street Hospitality, Inc.
Karagozian & Case
L-3 Communications
Los Angeles Department of Water & Power
MUFG
NBC Universal
Nextivity Inc.
Nobel Biocare/Danaher
Oracle
Peregrine Semiconductor
PIMCO
prAna
PwC
QueBIT Consulting
Radlink, Inc.
Raytheon Company
Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP
Ruffalo Noel Levitz
SKLZ
Southern California Edison
Stemgent, Inc.
Stifel Nicolaus
Super King Markets
The Boeing Company
TIBCO Software Inc.
United States Marine Corps
United States Navy
United Technologies
Walt Disney Company
Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.
Wells Fargo Bank
Yokohama Tire Corporation