Application Guidelines, Dates and Deadlines

The Fall 2017 Master of Communication Management application is open. All other 2017 applications are now closed. Application guidelines and deadlines for summer and fall 2018 admission will be available after August 1, 2017.

  • July 23, 2017

    (Domestic applicants only) Standardized test results must be submitted prior to application submission.

  • Closed

    PhD in Communication

    The application will open on August 1, 2017

  • Closed

    Master of Public Diplomacy

    The application will open on September 1, 2017

  • Closed

    M.A. in Specialized Journalism - The Arts

    The application will open on September 1, 2017

  • Closed

    M.A. in Specialized Journalism

    The application will open on September 1, 2017

  • Closed

    M.S. in Journalism

    The application will open on September 1, 2017

  • Closed

    M.A. in Strategic Public Relations

    The application will open on September 1, 2017

  • Closed

    M.A. in Global Communication / MSc Global Media

    The application will open on September 1, 2017

  • Closed

    M.S. in Digital Social Media

    The application will open on September 1, 2017

Admissions Publications

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.

Financial Aid 
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.