You are about to begin your undergraduate studies in the dynamic fields of communication, journalism and public relations — disciplines that are shaping how we live, work, learn and consider our future in powerful ways. We hope you will join our vibrant community of distinguished scholars, industry experts and high-achieving students, all of whom will drive you to excel both academically and professionally.
Together, we will inquire, innovate and lead at the global crossroads of media, technology and culture. I look forward to sharing this journey with you.
Dean, USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism
Walter H. Annenberg Chair in Communication
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LEARNat the center of media, technology and culture
USC Annenberg will prepare you to thrive in industries that are undergoing constant transformation. We are located in the heart of Los Angeles, where technology, entertainment, arts and culture are experiencing vibrant growth. With this dynamic city as a laboratory for scholarship and practice, you will engage with leaders, ideas, and technology from each of our disciplines.
At USC Annenberg, we teach you to defy boundaries by translating your innovative ideas into action. From day one, you will be working in real newsroom environments, conducting your own research projects, and devising solutions to the greatest challenges the industries of communication, journalism, and public relations and advertising face today.
ADVANCEyour opportunities for success
USC Annenberg’s student support is unparalleled. Our academic advisers, who offer one-on-one guidance, are dedicated to encouraging your academic, professional and personal growth, and mentoring and peer-support groups are available as well. In a competitive job market, our career development team provides exclusive opportunities to connect with potential employers. Our career-focused study abroad programs allow you to immerse yourself in new cultures and diverse perspectives. View all USC Annenberg events.
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ENGAGEwith our community
The Trojan Family is known for its lifelong and worldwide connections and networking opportunities. Our faculty, students, staff and alumni make up a community of today’s best thinkers and tomorrow’s leaders, and are deeply invested in ensuring your USC Annenberg experience is the best it can be.
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CREATEyour student experience
As a USC Annenberg student, you can customize your experience to your needs and goals. Expand your academic purview with hands-on research and practice opportunities, or gain experience and network through student organizations.
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