Signature Programs

From worldwide collaborations with peer institutions to experiential opportunities and online education, USC leads the way in breaking down geographic boundaries to promote scholarship around the globe with a variety of unique signature programs. Search all programs »

World Bachelor of Business

USC Marshall School of Business

This bold new direction in higher education enables students from around the world to study at three top business schools in major economic and cultural zones, earning a bachelor’s degree from each institution and emerging ready for success in the fast-moving global economy.
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iPodia Alliance

USC Viterbi School of Engineering

This international consortium of leading higher education institutions uses iPodia, a new pedagogy of interactive, inverted and international education, to create a true "classrooms-without-borders" paradigm around the world. Students attend classes taught in real time at multiple universities while collaborating on team projects with peers on different continents.
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Master of Global Public Policy

USC Price School of Public Policy

An innovative joint executive degree with the USC Price School of Public Policy and Hong Kong University, the Master of Global Public Policy is the first program of its kind focused on Asia and the US. The Global MPP offers a hybrid format with week-long residencies in five Pacific Rim cities over 15 months, with online instruction in between.
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Dual Degree in Global Communication

USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism

The USC Annenberg School and the London School of Economics & Political Science joint master’s degree program enables students to study in two of the world’s global media capitals. Students will have access to experts in new technology, global media, international telecommunications and media studies. As professionals with a global perspective, graduates will have the opportunity to play a powerful role in redefining the way the world communicates.
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Global Executive Doctor of Education

USC Rossier School of Education

The Global Executive Doctor of Education (Global EdD) program prepares senior educational leaders, policy makers, administrators, and change agents for the challenging task of improving individual and national education outcomes through strategic use of policy, innovative practice and assessment. The Global Executive EdD stresses the examination of educational solutions from around the world as participants work with their own local challenges.
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USC International Artist Fellowship

The program supports emerging creators in any of USC’s preeminent arts schools — Architecture, Cinematic Arts, Fine Arts, Music, Dramatic Arts and Dance — as they add their voices to artistic dialogues across nations that reflect the cultural diversity of our increasingly interconnected world. Special focus is on the rapid ascent of nations of the Pacific Rim, Latin America and Southeast Asia.
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