University of Southern California

Class 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.

Applicant Pool2017
Class Size156
Academic Profile2017
Average GPA3.2
Median GMAT620
General2017
Average Age28
Average Years of FT Work Experience6
Percent Women32%
Percent Married22%
Average Incoming Salary$76K
Undergraduate Majors2017
Humanities & Social Sciences19%
Business34%
Engineering18%
Economics15%
Computer Science4%
Sciences10%
Pre-MBA Career Industries2017
Consulting3%
Consumer Products6%
Financial Services20%
Government3%
Manufacturing8%
Media/Entertainment13%
Non-Profit7%
Petroleum/Energy6%
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care12%
Real Estate4%
Technology13%
Other5%

Representative Employers

Accenture
AT&T
Boeing
City National Bank
Los Angeles Department of Water and Power
McMaster-Carr
Nestlé USA
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Raytheon Company
Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc.
The Walt Disney Company
UBS