B.S. in Public Policy Admission


USC Price welcomes entering freshmen, transfer students, and current USC undergraduates who are in good academic standing. Admission is based on an assessment of the student’s academic background and potential for success at USC.

Entering Freshmen and Transfer Students

Admission decisions for entering freshmen and transfer students are made by the USC Office of Admission. Visit the USC Admission website for information on requirements and important deadlines, or to apply.

Change your major to Public Policy: Current USC Students

Current USC students interested in adding the major in Public Policy must first attend an information session. Sessions are hosted by admission and advising staff to answer questions about the major and your specific course plan. All information and paperwork to add the major will be available at the sessions. Please RSVP to attend.

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Program Codes

Use the following codes when applying for or declaring a USC Price major or minor.

Program Code
Bachelor of Science in Public Policy 1634
Bachelor of Science in Urban Studies and Planning 1635

Progressive Degrees

Master of Health Administration 1102
Master of Planning 1121
Master of Public Administration 1105
Master of Public Policy 1106

Click here to learn about adding an undergraduate minor.