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Class Profile

Our program is meeting the demands of the accounting profession by providing qualified graduates from diverse experiences and undergraduate majors. Students come from a variety of undergraduate institutions – domestic and international. Furthermore, some have work experience while others start the program immediately after completing their undergraduate degree.

Academic Profile

MAcc and MBT Admissions

Applicant Pool
Applications received 858
Percent admitted 22
Total enrolled 143
MAcc 93
MBT full-time 50
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Undergraduate Majors



Economics 14%
Business Administration/Finance 18%
Social Sciences/Humanities 11%
Other 4%
Female 54%
Male 46%
International 17%
Countries represented 6
Undergraduate schools represented 83
Students from outside of USC 76%

MAcc and MBT Employment

Domestic students placed 97%
International students placed 88%
Geographic Distribution
Southern California 73%
Northern California 17%
Other U.S. 8%
International 2%
Starting Salaries
Average across cities, industries and experience levels $60K
High $100K
Low $48K


“My classmates were brilliant and everybody had different backgrounds, which was my favorite part. I met people form the East Coast, from the Midwest….but we all came together and brought different things to the table.”

Lauren Ball