University of Southern California

Admission Process

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GEMBA Interview

GEMBA interview panel is consisted of two to four interviewers, including our academic and administrative leadership, as well as one of our alumni. The interview takes about 45 minutes. In the interview, we seek to learn:

  • More about the candidate' s career accomplishments and goals;
  • The candidate' s career aspirations and how the GEMBA program can contribute to the candidate' s development;
  • How the candidate may become a valued, lifelong member of the GEMBA family and the alumni networks of both USC and Shanghai Jiao Tong University.
Step 1
Complete USC online application
 •  Two essays
 •  Two recommendation letters
 •  Copy of education degrees and     official transcripts
 •  Application fee: $150
Step 2
Interview by GEMBA admission committee
Step 3
Admission decision made based on full set of application.
Step 4
USD 5,000 nonrefundable deposit to secure the seat in the class.