Dean Geoffrey Garrett
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Teaching + Innovation
Experiential Learning Center
Open Expression Statement
BS Business Administration (BUAD)
BS Accounting (ACCT)
World Bachelor in Business (WBB)
BS Business of Cinematic Arts (BCA)
BS Artificial Intelligence for Business (BUAI)
Full-Time MBA (FTMBA)
Executive MBA (EMBA)
Part-Time MBA (MBA.PM)
International MBA (IBEAR)
Online MBA (OMBA)
MS Business Administration (MSBUSAD)
MS Business Analytics (MSBA)
MS Entrepreneurship + Innovation (MSEI)
MS Finance (MSF)
MS Global Supply Chain Management (MSGSCM)
MS Marketing (MSMKT)
MS Social Entrepreneurship (MSSE)
Master of Business for Veterans (MBV)
Master of Management Studies (MMS)
Master of Accounting (MAcc)
Master of Business Taxation (MBT)
Master of Business Taxation for Working Professionals (MBT.WP)
Data Sciences + Operations
Management + Organization
GC in Business Analytics
GC in Financial Analysis + Valuation
GC in Management Studies
GC in Marketing
GC in Optimization + Supply Chain Management
GC in Strategy + Management Consulting
GC in Sustainability + Business
GC in Technology Commercialization
GC in Library and Information Management – Online
Business Communication (BUCO)
Data Sciences and Operations (DSO)
Finance + Business Economics (FBE)
Leventhal School of Accounting (ACCT)
Lloyd Greif Center for Entrepreneurial Studies (BAEP)
Management and Organization (MOR)
Institutes + Centers
Randall R. Kendrick Global Supply Chain Institute
Peter Arkley Institute for Risk Management
VanEck Digital Assets Initiative
Institute for Outlier Research in Business
Lloyd Greif Center for Entrepreneurial Studies
USC Marshall Venture Fund
Brittingham Social Enterprise Lab
Neely Center for Ethical Leadership and Decision Making
Center for Effective Organizations
Center for Global Innovation
Center for Investment Studies
Initiative on Digital Competition
Giving + Support
Alumni Engagement + Resources
Fall 2022 Dean's Report
“At Marshall we’re committed to constantly redefining best-in-class, comprehensive business education in the creative capital of the world. This year we've launched a lot of incredible new programs and initiatives – from new undergraduate emphases and joint-degrees, to initiatives in data science and digital ethics, to our newly named Peter Arkley Institute for Risk Management and VanEck Digital Assets Initiative. There’s much to look forward to in 2023 and beyond."
— Geoff Garrett, Dean
VanEck SoCal Blockchain Conference
The inaugural VanEck Southern California Blockchain Conference brought Web3 innovations, emerging trends, and networking opportunities to students.
50 Years of Entrepreneurship
Several hundred faculty, staff, students, donors, and friends of the Lloyd Greif Center for Entrepreneurial Studies celebrated the Center’s 50th anniversary at the Coliseum.
Over its 100-year history, Marshall has forged deep ties with dynamic companies and business leaders, not only in southern California, but across the country and all around the world, creating unlimited opportunities for its students across a broad range of industries.
USC Marshall integrates its core curriculum with a spectrum of hands-on learning opportunities so that our students can take what they learn in the classroom and apply it to the real world, in real time. In the process, they learn more about themselves, the dynamics of teams, and the broader societal context in which business operates. Learning by doing prepares Marshall graduates to be immediately ready to thrive and excel in the workplace.
Accounting, entertainment, real estate, marketing, new media, technology. Los Angeles is a leader in these key global sectors and Marshall takes pride in providing L.A. with the innovative and visionary leaders needed to drive these industries forward.
The Trojan Network
The USC Marshall experience offers lifelong access to the business world’s premiere connector and accelerator for career success. Decades of intense commitment to the advancement of the Trojan brand have created an unrivaled professional edge.
The pace of technological change, globalization, and heightened stakeholder expectations have vastly expanded the business world’s definition of leadership. Through our innovative teaching practices and educational programs, we train 21st century business leaders to take full advantage of the endless opportunities made possible by technological progress while also managing its far-reaching social consequences.
To take advantage of innovation-driven opportunity, we must ensure that future business leaders have the cutting edge analytical, technical, and entrepreneurial skills needed to constantly reimagine business.
We believe that learning is lifelong and careers follow pathways. With academic excellence spanning the cinematic arts to data sciences, USC and Marshall allow students to combine multi-faceted fields of study to build a future-proof, highly sought-after skill set.
Located in one of the world’s leading business centers and the gateway to the Pacific Rim, USC is among the very best, most global universities in the U.S. — and no part of USC is more global than Marshall.
Our diverse and international community creates an exciting atmosphere of learning and discourse. Marshall has made considerable investments in programs, centers, research, experiences, and intellectual capital to broaden student perspectives and career pathways.
A two-year residential program for business leaders seeking to sharpen essential hard and soft skills, expand their professional network, and transform their career.
A 22-month program for executive and management-level professionals seeking to build the skills and knowledge for the next phase of their career.
A 33-month program designed for working professionals committed to developing a finer understanding of business and leadership on the global stage.
The USC Marshall International Business Education and Research (IBEAR) MBA is an accelerated one-year, full-time international MBA program for mid-career professionals with diverse backgrounds. Established in 1978, the IMBA program has over 2,100 alumni from 60 countries.
A 21-month globally connected program with a flexible and dynamic curriculum to help professionals advance and accelerate their careers.
Customize your graduate business learning experience to your career goals, with 1-year to 18-month programs in business analytics, finance, marketing, innovation, social entrepreneurship, global supply chain management and more.
Part of the USC Marshall School, the USC Leventhal School of Accounting offers three 1-year graduate programs and one part-time program for working professionals that will take their skills to the next level. Choose accounting, business taxation, or accounting with an emphasis in data analytics.
A certificate demonstrates the individual's desire to master his/her field or seek new knowledge about a particular area of interest. Knowledge gained can improve job performance. The certificate can enhance a resume and help the individual stand out in a competitive job market.
Welcome to Marshall
USC Marshall Leads the Way
#3 Undergraduate Program [Poets & Quants]
#5 Undergraduate Entrepreneurship Program [Princeton Review]
#7 Undergraduate Real Estate Program [US News]
#8 Undergraduate Program [US News]
#9 Accounting Program [US News]
Only @ Marshall
The WORLD BACHELOR IN BUSINESS (WBB) is the only four-year, three-continent, three-degree program in the world.
USC Marshall was the nation’s first integrated ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROGRAM and is currently ranked #3 by Princeton Review.
ELC is the nation’s first applied learning program to employ professional trainers to design and conduct simulations and workshops for undergraduates.
The only school that offers a BUSINESS OF CINEMATIC ARTS (BCA) program in conjunction with No. 1 film school in the world.
The Trojan Network is the most active, engaged, and influential alumni organization in the business world.
145 countries with 451k USC and 97k USC Marshall and Leventhal alumni ready for the next opportunity.
USC Marshall prepares students for jobs and internships with career advising and networking opportunities. Courses also allow students to rehearse professional skills under real business settings.
All Marshall undergraduate degrees are STEM designated. Our programs are rigorous, quantitative, and technology focused.
Cutting Edge AI + Analytics
Marshall Students have access to a wide array of cutting-edge coursework in Analytics andArtificial Intelligence (AI) across disciplines and degree programs like our AI FOR BUSINESS program joint with Viterbi school of engineering, BUSINESS ANALYTICS EMPHASIS, or individual elective courses.
Leaders in Entrepreneurship
USC Marshall was the nation’s first integrated entrepreneurship program and is currently ranked #5 by Princeton Review.
USC Marshall leads the way in business educations as a top-ranked four-year business school housed at a leading private research institution. Undergraduate students are immersed in the University's foundation of "breadth with depth,” with a core curriculum that encompasses all of the major cornerstones of business.
USC Leventhal provides undergraduate students with the tools and resources they need to succeed. Our program is recognized for the immersive experience it offers accounting students. Graduates leave the program not only as qualified accountants, but as well-rounded professionals. Our students enter careers in accounting, finance, data analytics and more. Leventhal resides within the Marshall School of Business, which provides our students opportunities to interact with the top-notch faculty at Marshall.
Three world-class universities. Three continents. Three degrees. One unparalleled experience.
Students in the John H. Mitchell Business of Cinematic Arts Program (BCA) earn a joint degree recognized by the Marshall School of Business and the School of Cinematic Arts. Program-specific courses, internships, and networking give BCA students the competitive edge as business leaders in the entertainment industry.
In partnership with the USC Viterbi School of Engineering, the AI for Business joint-degree program brings together the expertise of two of the top business and engineering schools in the country to create a new generation of technically-savvy business leaders.
Doing Business in the Heart of Los Angeles
Ignite your career opportunities with Marshall’s prestigious four-year undergraduate business program. Enjoy the many cultural and lifestyle advantages of living in beautiful, sunny L.A.
NEWS + EVENTS
Marshall Develops DEI Training for All Graduate Students
USC Marshall’s Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (ODEI), in partnership with faculty and program offices, developed a new DEI orientation for graduate students in its MBA and specialty masters programs. The initiative grew out of the school’s commitment to develop student-focused, high-quality programs, and expand opportunities for learning and engagement.
The Role of the Profession: Accounting for Good by William Holder
"Accounting may not have the most obvious path toward bringing justice to the world, saving the planet, housing the homeless or feeding the hungry, but as one exceptionally gifted accounting thinker has observed, accountants can contribute meaningfully to the diminution of the world’s maladies."
— William Holder, Dean of the Leventhal School of Accounting
Shaun Harper Named University Professor
The Provost Professor receives second honor for his distinguished interdisciplinary scholarship.
Emerging Leaders Program
This fall the Emerging Leaders Program convened 19 undergraduate students from USC and several HBCUs — Howard, North Carolina A&T State, Prairie View A&M, and the University of Texas at El Paso — to learn about risk management careers.
Modern Comprehensive Business Education
Dean Garrett convened 15 deans from comprehensive business schools to discuss the future of business education.
Marshall Alumni Represent in 2023 Forbes 30 Under 30
Marshall graduates demonstrate their startup savvy in annual list of young entrepreneurs.
Marshall Increases Faculty Diversity
New appointments feature women and professors from under-represented groups.
“These are impressive numbers. It’s showing that our strategy is working. But we have a long way to go yet.”
— Sha Yang, Vice Dean for Faculty & Academic Affairs and Ernest Hahn Professor of Marketing
Creating a more diverse, more equitable and more inclusive Marshall is a foundational element of our next 100 years of business education.
MS Global Supply Chain Management (Online)
Master of Accounting
MS Business Analytics