Erica Gianotti

Class of
World Bachelor in Business

Areas of Interest at USC and Marshall
Investment Banking, Healthcare Policy and Management, Circus Art Performance, Volunteering work and Wine Tasting

What made you choose to attend USC Marshall?
I chose USC because it was one of the three partner universities in the World Bachelor in Business program

Advice you wish you had known while applying to college:
Relax. Everything will be good and you will end up in your top school. Portray yourself in your essays thinking about three qualities that you would like the admission office to remember. Think about your essays as if they were your portrait.

USC activities/general hobbies:
Global Social Impact program; Global Brigades at Marshall, hiking, swimming, jogging, wine tasting

Why do you love Los Angeles?
Because of its wild life and amazing hikes just 30 minutes drive from downtown LA

What global experiences have you had in college?
I am a World Bachelor in Business student so my whole college experience has been international.

What internship/employment opportunities have you taken advantage of at Marshall?
After my freshman year, I went back to my home-country--Italy--and I worked for Save the Children in Rome; after my second year, I stayed in Hong Kong during the summer to work in Corporate Banking for UniCredit Bank, the largest European bank; my junior year internship was in Investment Banking at Citi in London where I will start working full-time after graduation

Favorite USC Marshall class:
Strategic Management; Eastern European Crime Stories and First Aid


Erica Gianotti

Class of:
World Bachelor in Business