International

Deadline to submit completed application is December 1

Application

The USC Neuroscience Graduate Program welcomes applications from overseas. As with domestic students, many successful overseas candidates have research experience together with a strong academic background from top-ranked institutions in a subject related to the scope of the USC Neuroscience Graduate Program. All applicants must have an undergraduate degree, but some successful overseas candidates also have a post-baccalaureate degree in a neuroscience-related discipline.

The application to the Neuroscience Graduate Program requires the following materials to be uploaded to the on-line admissions system:

Transcripts from all colleges and universities attended

CV or Resume

Statement of Purpose

Three Letters of Recommendation

GRE – no longer required as of 2020

TOEFL scores

ALL OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS AND TEST SCORES must also be sent using one of the following options:

ELECTRONIC SUBMISSION

TOEFL Test Scores (must be submitted by ETS)

uscsupport@liasoncas.com

Transcripts (must be submitted by institution)

etrans@usc.edu

MAIL SUBMISSION

University of Southern California

USC Office of Graduate Admission

3601 South Flower Street, Room 112

Los Angeles, CA 90089-0915

The application fee is $90.

To apply, you must complete an Application online.