Marshall School of Business MBA – University of Southern California

The USC Marshall School of Business is the business school of the University of Southern California. It is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.
Marshall’s two-year full-time MBA comprises a straightforward intensive core and a diverse range of electives and concentrations.
USC Marshall also offers an MBA program for Professionals and Managers (MBA-PM), an online MBA (OMBA), an executive MBA (EMBA) and a one-year international MBA (IBEAR).

Marshall employs a holistic academic-career program model. Marshall has tightly integrated and aligned the academic, programmatic and career development of the MBA Program. As of Spring 2020, Marshall’s entire Full-Time MBA Program is STEM certified.

The School offers 11 specialty master’s degrees, offering specialized business education on a number of topics, including finance, business analytics, marketing, social entrepreneurship and global supply chain management.

Entrepreneurship ; Accounting

#3 in the world for international management (Financial Times, 2015)

#4 in the world for Entrepreneurship (Financial Times, 2021)

#4 in the world for international management (Financial Times, 2017)

#6 in the world for international management (Financial Times, 2020)

#6 in the world for international management (Financial Times, 2018)

#6 in the world for Entrepreneurship (Financial Times, 2017)

#7 in the world for Marketing (Financial Times, 2014)

#7 in the US for Accounting (US News & World Report, 2021)

#7 in the US for Accounting (US News & World Report, 2019)

#8 in the world for international management (Financial Times, 2021)

#10 in the world for IT (Financial Times, 2020)

#13 in the US (Businessweek, 2018)

#14 in the US (Businessweek, 2021)

#16-17 in the US (US News & World Report, 2021)

#17 in the US (US News & World Report, 2020)

#18 in the US (Economist, 2019)

Percent of Hires in Each Industry:

  • Consulting 28.3%
  • Technology 27.0%
  • Consumer 8.6%

Median Starting Salary per industry:

  • Consulting – $160K
  • Financial – $150K
  • Technology – $130K
  • Consumer – $109K
  • Health Care – $121K
  • Real Estate – $125K
  • Media – $110K
  • Hospitality – $113K

Average GPA: 3.48

Average GMAT: 710

Average work experience: 5 years

Acceptance rate: 29%

Average age: 28

Programs: Full-time MBA

Duration: 2 years

Start date: August

Class size: 217

Website: https://www.marshall.usc.edu/programs/mba-programs/full-time-mba