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
Designed to address the challenges faced by working professionals, MBA.PM is a part-time program lasting 33 months. Students receive an exceptional education, learn from USC Marshall’s leading faculty, access top-notch career services, and join a prestigious network.
The program integrates a robust Core curriculum with a broad range of specialized coursework that allows students to pursue their interests and respond to the changing needs of domestic and global business.
During the first year, students may select one of two schedules: Tuesday and Thursday evenings (6pm–9pm), or Saturday Hybrid (9am–4pm). This program takes place on our historic University Park campus in the heart of Los Angeles.
MBA.PM PROGRAM BENEFITS
An innovative and dynamic curriculum that prepares graduates to meet the challenges of an ever-changing business landscape.
BUILD A FOUNDATION
Core classes provide a critical background in diverse business disciplines.
CUSTOMIZE YOUR STUDIES
Elective offerings allow students to pursue their interests.
LEARN FROM WORLD-CLASS SCHOLARS
USC Marshall faculty come from a wide array of business backgrounds and disciplines.
Engaging with Graduate Career Services ensures that you’re among the best-prepared candidates in the marketplace. You’ll partner with a career strategist on your career journey as you make connections to the organizations and industries that hire Marshall talent. Through one-on-one career coaching, self-reflection, involvement with career clubs, case competitions, career workshops, and recruiting events, you’ll come to a clear understanding of what you want, your differentiating skills and what’s important to you in your future career.
APPLYING TO THE MBA.PM PROGRAM
Greetings from MBA.PM Admissions
Thank you for considering the Marshall MBA for Professionals and Managers (MBA.PM) as a place to pursue your graduate management education. Our program is designed for those who plan to remain employed during their MBA studies. We seek to recruit a class of dynamic individuals that, as a whole, will be greater than the sum of its parts.
We value our highly collaborative learning community. Our students learn and grow, both personally and together, which collectively strengthens the Trojan Family. Because of this, we do not adhere to the concept of an “ideal “student when assessing your candidacy. We encourage you to bring your authentic self to the process. Everyone has a unique story, and we welcome the opportunity to hear yours.
We look forward to engaging with you as you embark on this journey to the next phase in your life.
Kellee ScottDirector, MBA.PM Admissions
Dates + Deadlines
Round 1DEADLINE: October 15, 2022 | DECISION: by December 31, 2022Round 2DEADLINE: January 5, 2023 | DECISION: by March 31, 2023Round 3DEADLINE: March 1, 2023 | DECISION:by May 15, 2023Round 4DEADLINE: April 15, 2023 | DECISION: by June 15, 2023Round 5Applications submitted after April 15, 2023 will be considered on a space-available basis.
For more information about this program please fill out THIS FORM.
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.
Class of 2025
Class Size: 122
Average Age: 29
Average GMAT: 650
Average Months Experience: 75
Average GPA: 3.31
Students of Color*: 69%
Historically Underrepresented Students of Color**: 23%
*Consists of domestic students (as percentage of domestic pool) who identify as one or more of the following groups: Asian-American, African-American or Black; Hispanic-American or Latinx; American Indian or Alaska Native; or Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
**Consists of domestic students (as percentage of domestic pool) who identify as one or more of the following groups: African-American or Black; Hispanic-American or Latinx; American Indian or Alaska Native; or Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
Financial Services 10%
Aerospace & Defense 4%
Real Estate 4%
Transportation & Logistics 3%
Consumer Packaged Goods 2%
30% Business or Commerce
18% Engineering/Computer Science
12% Social Sciences
MBA.PM ACADEMIC OVERVIEW
The first 12 months of the program are comprised of core classes that provide students with a solid foundation in all of the major business disciplines through careful sequencing of courses from each functional area. The first year of core courses make up 30 units of the MBA.PM program’s 63 unit minimum. Following the core year experience, all MBA.PM students take two additional required courses, GSBA 544 and GSBA 582, in their second year of the program. GSBA 582, also known as “PM GLOBE”, culminates in a 10-day international trip with your classmates.
Students complete their MBA degree by enrolling in elective courses that allow them to meet their unique goals and career objectives. Students enroll in elective courses during the second and third year and also complete PM GLOBE during the second year. The entire MBA.PM program is completed in approximately 33 months. The remaining required units can be earned by:
*Available to students who have completed all core curriculum and are in good standing (minimum 3.0 GPA)**Students may take up to nine elective units at another USC graduate school
Students are eligible to select from a wide range of graduate elective courses offered by the USC Marshall Academic Units which include:
NEWS + EVENTS
Marshall Develops DEI Leadership Training
Strategic DEI content, built around faculty expertise, now informs all graduate students at orientation.
Marshall Makes Strong Showing in National Rankings
Students Helping Students
A group of MBA.PM students raised money for a scholarship to help underrepresented students access a Marshall graduate education. And they did it $20.21 at a time.
SPEAK TO AN ADMISSIONS REPRESENTATIVE
Kellee ScottDirector, MBA.PM AdmissionsEMAIL | SCHEDULE A CALL
Mailing Address:Marshall School of Business - MBA Admissions OfficeUniversity of Southern CaliforniaPopovich Hall, Suite 308Los Angeles, CA 90089-2633
MBA Admissions is open Monday through Friday from 8:30am-5:00pm.