PhD Programs


The USC Viterbi School of Engineering, ranked among the top engineering schools in the United States by U.S. News and World Report, is an elite engineering school that seeks to extend the frontiers of engineering knowledge by attracting the most talented doctoral students worldwide. We constantly strive to encourage and assist our students in the pursuit and publication of their research and innovations.


GRE scores are no longer needed for admissions into any MFD graduate program for the 2024 admissions cycle.

View the Ph.D Handbook

Published on April 27th, 2017

Last updated on July 18th, 2023