Master of Business Administration
University of Southern California

Program Details

The online MBA from the University of Southern California is designed for students who want to advance in the business field.  The curriculum focuses on the practical skills business leaders need, including:

  • Thinking like an entrepreneur
  • Communicating internationally
  • Interpreting and acting on digital analytics and metrics
  • Managing remote employees
  • Using social media to strengthen brands

Students will develop a global perspective and become skilled in critical thinking, communication, problem-solving, and more.  Courses cover business fundamentals, including such topics as finance, accounting, marketing, and entrepreneurship.  The program was designed specifically for online learning and provides practical skills in virtual collaboration with self-paced, asynchronous coursework.


  • Four-year undergraduate degree, or equivalent, from an accredited institution
  • A minimum of 2 years of work experience
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Official transcripts
  • GMAT or GRE: A few applicants may be granted a GMAT waiver
  • Interview
  • Resume
  • Essay
  • International applicants: TOEFL or IELTS score report

A one-week on-campus residency is required.

Special Accreditation

AACSB International (AACSB)

School Accreditation Statement

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission