The USC School of Pharmacy welcomes applications from international students and offers a wide range of degree and certificate programs, from the School’s largest — the Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) and its numerous joint and dual degree opportunities — to highly-regarded undergraduate, master’s and doctoral programs.
USC School of Pharmacy graduates are employed in leading pharmaceutical companies, research institutions and regulatory agencies worldwide such as Allergan, Eli Lilly, Biogen, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Stanford University, Novartis Institute for Biomedical Research, Amgen, Medtronic, Shimadzu Scientific, Harvard University, Merck, Genentech and Facebook.
USC is home to the only pharmacy school that spans the entire spectrum of pharmaceutical development and clinical care — from drug discovery to regulatory approaches for safely moving drugs and medical devices to market, from the delivery of care in diverse settings to the evaluation of the impact of care on patient outcomes as well as health care costs. Our vision is to transform the face of pharmacy by leading the convergence of science, healthcare and policy.
Why is USC School of Pharmacy the right choice for you, as an international student?
- #1 ranked private school of pharmacy by U.S. News and World Report
- Trojan pharmacy grads rank #4 in the nation for highest average starting salary
- Strongest alumni network of any pharmacy school in the United States
- 8 dual degree programs
- All degrees qualify for STEM OPT
- Located in beautiful Los Angeles, California where you will be near Hollywood, Pacific Ocean beaches, and a fast-growing biotechnology ecosystem!
Scholarships for International Students
Dean’s Pharmaceutical Sciences Scholarships for International Students
The USC School of Pharmacy is pleased to offer the Dean’s Pharmaceutical Sciences Scholarships for International Students. One time awards of $5,000+ are available to highly-qualified international students accepted into any of our full-time Master’s degrees in Regulatory Science, Pharmaceutical and Translational Sciences, or Healthcare Decision Analysis.
How to Apply: All international student applicants will automatically be considered for a scholarship. No additional application is needed. Admitted students will be notified of award details.