Marshall Values


Transformational Courage, Collaborative Ambition, Impactful Service, and Unwavering Integrity are the values that represent the core beliefs of the Marshall community, as well as our aspirations for the future.  

We are the Trojan Family. Our values exemplify the impact that our students and graduates make on the world around us. Marshall MBAs are collaborative leaders who drive innovation by leveraging diverse perspectives. Our support of each other begins with the relationships forged at USC, and extends around the world through our loyal alumni. Learn more about our Marshall Values in this video.


Values in Action

USC Marshall alumna creates scholarship for women over 30

MBA Admission Profile


Alumni Spotlight

“Marshall is keen on deeply instilling the importance of collaboration...”

Alumni Spotlight - Rahul Sharma


Featured News


Featured News


Transformational Courage:

Transformational Courage

We dream big. Our entrepreneurial mindset is fueled by new ideas and ambitious goals.

We are resolute in our aim. We always push to improve ourselves, our communities, and our companies.

We strive for excellence as lifelong learners, because knowledge drives our passions.

At Marshall Takes the Mic, we get to hear Trojans sharing their stories of self-discovery, acceptance, strength, love & loss, and drive.

At Marshall, we believe in the courage to tell your story.


Collaborative Ambition:

We work together to solve today’s – and tomorrow’s – biggest challenges. We rise by lifting others.

We are each other’s greatest resources. Our inclusivity opens our eyes to different perspectives.

We take our work and ourselves seriously. And we have fun while doing so.

USC Marshall is the only university invited to present at the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) conference.

The 2018 team presented their year-long research findings on APEC's New Challenge: Inclusive Growth through Smarter Globalization and Technological Progress to senior global business leaders in Da Nang, Vietnam.

Collarborative Ambition


Impactful Service:

Volleyball Team with Special Olympians

We take pride in the places we call home and are committed to their betterment.

We act with purpose, driven to leave an enduring influence on our communities.

We foster a pay-it-forward culture. As Trojans, we take care of our family.

With our Challenge for Charity, we get the chance to volunteer with incredible groups, like this volleyball tournament with some of our favorite Special Olympians.


Unwavering Integrity:

We will never sacrifice our values to achieve our goals. Our principles are who we are.

We lead by example. Our actions inspire the people around us.

We hold ourselves and each other accountable, because we know that our actions reflect on all of us.

At Marshall, we bring integrity into every classroom, panel discussion, and case competition, ensuring that we are unwavering in our values as future business leaders.

Unwavering Integrity - FTMBA Case Competition