USC Price School of Public Policy

Los Angeles: A Dynamic City to Study and Practice Urban Planning

20035703144_42d310f3ff_nThe University of Southern California is located in the heart of downtown Los Angeles — a city rich in ethnic, cultural and economic diversity. The County of Los Angeles is comprised of 88 cities as well as numerous state and federal planning agencies, nonprofits, foundations, planning consulting firms. These organizations serve as sites for internships and externships, class projects, case studies, and potential employment for graduates who wish to stay in Los Angeles.