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USC Marshall School of Business

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The University of Southern California’s Marshall School of Business is situated in the southeastern corner of USC’s University Park campus in Los Angeles, California. In addition to its full-time MBA program, the school offers a part-time MBA program and several Executive MBA options. Hallmarks of the full-time program include its early start and small class size. Also notable is the program’s international experiential learning requirement, called Pacific Rim International Management Education, through which students visit companies and speak with executives in the Pacific Rim and Latin America.

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Current State

04/10/2014

Round 2 applicants received final admissions decisions beginning March 15, 2014. Other applicants interested in Marshall are gearing up for the Round 3 deadline on April 15, 2014.

Basic Stats

MEAN GMAT700
MEAN GPA3.3
CLASS SIZE217
% FEMALE30%

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Interview Reports

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USC / Marshall MBA Admissions Interview Questions: Round 2 / Adcom / On-campus

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USC / Marshall MBA Admissions Interview Questions: Round 2 / Ad Com / Campus

It was a fairly easy interview compared to others I have seen on here. The adcom had read my application. The questions were the following. 1. Talk...

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03/12/2013

USC / Marshall MBA Admissions Interview Questions: Round 2 / Second-year student / On-Campus

Blind interview with a second-year student. There were several other students interviewing with other people at the same time in other rooms....

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03/05/2013

USC / Marshall MBA Admissions Interview Questions: Round 1 / Adcom / Off-Campus

My interviewer was very friendly and made me feel very comfortable. The whole interview lasted about 40 minutes and the questions they asked me were...

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