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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 892
Percent admitted 21
Total enrolled 148
MAcc 100
MBT full-time 48
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Undergraduate Majors



Economics 15%
Business Administration/Finance 21%
Social Sciences/Humanities 13%
Other 5%
Female 55%
Male 45%
International 17%
Countries represented 7
Undergraduate schools represented 71
Students from outside of USC 74%

MAcc and MBT Employment

Domestic students placed 99%
International students placed 74%
Geographic Distribution
Southern California 69%
Northern California 19%
Other U.S. 10%
International 2%
Starting Salaries
Average across cities, industries and experience levels $56K
High $76K
Low $45K


“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