Los Angeles was a rough-and-tumble frontier town in the early 1870s, when a group of public-spirited citizens led by Judge Robert Maclay Widney first dreamed of establishing a university in the region. It took nearly a decade for this vision to become a reality, but in 1879 Widney formed a board of trustees and secured a donation of 308 lots of land from three prominent members of the community.
The University of Southern California is home to research centers and institutes spanning the arts and humanities, social and natural sciences, and engineering and technology. These centers and institutes are the locus of research for collaborative groups of investigators pushing the frontiers of knowledge forward.
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The USC Libraries actively support the discovery, creation, and preservation of knowledge. We develop collections and services that support and encourage the academic endeavors of faculty, students, and staff; build a community of critical consumers of information; and help develop engaged world citizens. USC has 23 libraries and information centers and the USC Digital Library. For more information on the Libraries' mission, check out the strategic plan.
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We encourage all graduate students to join student organizations throughout USC. Organizations exist for multiple affiliations, interests, professions, and more. USC has more than 800 student organizations that host programs, events, seminars, and other gatherings. Below are the major Viterbi organizations and links to other USC student organizations. Please also visit the information about your Viterbi Graduate Student Liaison (VGSL).
In addition to WASC accreditation, several USC schools and programs have specialized or professional accreditation through related bodies. For more information on specialized or professional accreditation, please visit the websites for those schools and programs.
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.
The University of South Wales is a multicultural university, where one can find more foreign students than welsh students. As a result the student is forced to behave as a grown-up and build as many relationships as he could, in order to get to know different cultures. In my opinion, the main advantage of the diversity of this particular University is the global vision...
I love that it's very practice-based. Most students do multiple internships and put what they learned in the classrooms to use. The BCA program specifically can be improved by focusing less on lectures (that are very similar throughout the four years).
The level of expertise and expectation opened my eyes to new possibilities for myself I had not previously thought of.