USC Price School of Public Policy

International Summer Scholars Program

— Public Policy Issues in California & Beyond —

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July 16 to July 27, 2018


University of Southern California


Please note: Ms. Carol Rush, Associate Dean for Student Affairs, will host information sessions on USC Price master degree programs in various cities in Korea and China. ISSP will be briefly covered. If you are interested in learning more about the ISSP and USC Price School, we encourage you to attend one of the information sessions and meet our Associate Dean Rush. ) above information sessions.

Oct 11, 2017
(Time in Shanghai)
Jiaotong University 交通大学, Shanghai, China
Address: 徐汇区淮海西路125号上海交通大学, 机械楼210室
Oct 12, 2017
(Time in Shanghai)
Fudan University 杨浦区邯郸路220号, 复旦大学, Shanghai, China
Oct 12, 2017
(Time in Shanghai)
Shanghai International Studies University 上海外国语大学,
Shanghai, China
Address: 松江区文翔路1550号上海外国语大学,五教楼(英院)115室
Oct 26, 2017
5:00 pm
(Time in Korea)
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The International Summer Scholars Program at the Sol Price School of Public Policy at the University of Southern California (USC) provides a bridge for students who aspire to pursue professional careers or graduate work at top universities in the United States. Tailored to international students or domestic students with a strong international orientation, the program provides an ideal stepping stone for academic or professional pursuits in public policy or related fields such as sociology, economics, political science, urban planning, public administration, environmental studies, sustainable development and many others.

Through this two-week intensive summer program, you will gain in-depth exposure to Public Policy Issues in California and Beyond. You will earn an International Summer Scholars Program Certificate from USC. This formal credential, along with your newly acquired training, skills and confidence, will strengthen your applications and bolster the success of your next academic or professional endeavor in the United States.

You will leave the program as a member of the Trojan Family, a worldwide network of more than 300,000 individuals who serve as inspiring mentors, professional colleagues and lifelong friends.