Application Guidelines, Dates and Deadlines
All 2018 applications are closed. The 2019 Ph.D in Communication application will open on August 1, 2018. Application guidelines for 2019 master's degree programs will be available after August 1, 2018.
December 1, 2018
2018 Closed Applications
Specialized Journalism (M.A.)
Specialized Journalism, the Arts (M.A.)
Global Communication (M.A.) / Global Media (M.Sc.)
Digital Social Media (M.S.)
Strategic Public Relations (M.A.)
Public Diplomacy (M.P.D.)
Communication Management (M.C.G.)
How to Apply - Graduate
View and download USC Annenberg viewbook and application guidelines.
Tuition Cost and Financial Aid
The estimated cost of attendance is provided at USC Financial Aid. Below is additional information about financial aid and scholarships.
U.S. citizens and permanent U.S. residents are eligible to apply for federal financial aid. Submit the FAFSA to initiate the process.
Merit-based Scholarship and Awards
If the degree specific faculty admission committee selects you for fellowship/scholarship/project associate award, you will be formally notified by USC Annenberg Admissions.