Applying and Getting Funding for a PhD at USC Viterbi

Information for prospective or incoming graduate students on the process of applying and getting funding for a PhD at USC Viterbi.

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Tuition and Funding

Information for graduate students is presented in this section and includes tuition and funding information. Please visit the appropriate sections for more information.

Tuition and Funding
Tuition and Fees
Tuition and Fees for the academic year including projected program costs.
Master's Student Funding
Information specific to master's students regarding funding opportunities. This includes on campus, international, and DEN@Viterbi options at USC and external.
Doctoral Student Funding
During your time at the Viterbi School of Engineering you may receive financial support in the form of a fellowship, a graduate assistantship or a combination of both.
Employer Supported
Students supported through their companies have multiple funding and payment options to consider while getting their graduate degrees.

Published on June 4th, 2017

Last updated on December 7th, 2023