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Why Choose USC?

As one of the world’s leading private research universities, the University of Southern California has built its reputation on a standard of excellence. Fostering a vibrant culture of public service, USC encourages students to cross disciplinary as well as geographic boundaries in their pursuit of knowledge. At USC, you will join with others from around the world intent on making a positive contribution to better health care.

Accreditation & Rankings

 Western Association of Schools and Colleges Accreditation

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The University of Southern California is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). WASC, a 501(c)(3) organization, is recognized as one of six regional associations that accredit public and private schools, colleges and universities in the United States. The WASC Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities can be contacted at:

985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501
Office: 510.748.9001 Fax: 510.748.9797

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USC ranks top 25 among best universities nationwide, according to U.S. News & World Report.

In addition, the USC Sol Price School of Public Policy ranked:

  • #4 among 264 Public Affairs Schools
  • #8 in Health Policy and Management
  • #9 in Best Colleges for Veterans

The Sol Price School of Public Policy

The USC Executive Master of Health Administration online program resides within the prestigious Sol Price School of Public Policy. Through the advancement of education and research, the Price School empowers students to find innovative solutions to the most critical issues facing our global society. Many of those challenges are directly tied to the delivery and management of health care. The hallmark of the EMHA program at the Price School is the development and application of methods to optimize organizational performance to meet the health care demands of today and tomorrow.