The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • USC is a Private (not-for-profit) and Washington State is a Public school and both are 4 or more years schools.
  • USC has more expensive tuition & fees ($60,275) than Washington State ($27,113).
  • It is harder to admit to USC than Washington State.
  • USC has a higher submitted SAT score (1,435) than Washington State (1,115).
  • USC has higher submitted ACT score (32) than Washington State (23).
  • USC has more students with 46,287 students while Washington State has 31,159 students.
  • USC has more full-time faculties with 2,403 faculties while Washington State has 1,330 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - University of Southern California and Washington State University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
USCWashington State
USCvs.Washington State
Los Angeles, CaliforniaLocationPullman, Washington
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
$60,275Tuition & Fees
In-State$12,170
Out-Of-State$27,113
65% ($39,909)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)69% ($10,425)
$39,909Average Amount of Financial Aid$10,425
15.95 %Acceptance Rates73.06 %
37.14 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)27.97 %
1,435SAT Score1,115
32ACT Score23
92 %Graduation Rate59 %
-Transfer-out Rate-
91 %Retention Rate81 %
46,287Student Population31,159
2,403Number of Faculties1,330
9 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio16 to 1
ROTC, Study AbroadSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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