Graduate Students

USC Annenberg's graduate advisement and academic services team assists students as they complete their graduate studies. We are your resource for degree requirements, academic records, course approvals and other administrative functions.

Cynthia A. Martinez, Ph.D.
Director, Annenberg Advisement & Academic Services
(213) 740-9802
cynthiam@usc.edu
FAX: (213) 821-5574
Director of Annenberg Undergraduate and Graduate Advisement & Academic Services

Gail Light
Senior Graduate Academic Advisor
(213) 740-3695
glight@usc.edu
Fax:  (213) 821-5574
Administers the M.A. programs for Global Communication and Specialized Journalism, the Master of Public Diplomacy program and the Annenberg Program for Online Communities

Michael Ploszek
Graduate Academic Advisor
(213) 740-0887
mploszek@usc.edu
Fax:  (213) 821-5574
Administers the M.A. programs for Journalism and Strategic Public Relations

Adrienne Capirchio
Graduate Academic Advisor
(213) 821-4164
azc@usc.edu
Fax:  (213) 821-5574
Administers the Master's program in Communication Management

Donna McHugh
Student Administrative Services Coordinator
(213) 740-0817
dmchugh@usc.edu
Fax: (213) 821-5574
ASC Grades and Course Evaluation Coordinator