Student Experience

USC Rossier Online combines face-to-face weekly classes, dynamic self-paced coursework and personal interactions with a worldwide community of educators to deliver an online learning experience unlike any other. Watch the video below to hear from students and faculty:



Throughout each week, students tackle a rigorous curriculum developed by renowned USC faculty and produced by world-class instructional designers. Coursework can be completed at a student’s own pace from anywhere, anytime using a computer, iPhone, iPad or Android device.
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Dynamic Learning Delivered Online

USC Rossier Online coursework consists of interactive online lessons, various reading materials, dynamic videos and recorded lectures. These assignments are designed to build upon the week’s lessons, foster collaboration between students and develop essential skills that can be used in the real world. View some examples of dynamic coursework.



Students experience early integration of meaningful fieldwork in their courses from the start. For working professionals, fieldwork can be completed in their own classroom or organization. For aspiring teachers, fieldwork will take place through a placement in a classroom in their community. The field experience component of each program of study is unique; learn more by selecting a program:



USC Rossier Online brings current and aspiring educators and professionals from all over the world together in a face-to-face learning environment. Using our online learning platform, students will develop relationships with a community of peers, faculty and alumni through study sessions, social groups, online events and collaborative discussions. Students can even create an online portfolio that showcases their evolving skills and experience for their classmates as well as prospective employers.

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From application guidance to one-on-one academic and professional support, the USC Rossier team is here to assist students every step of the way.
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“I take great pride in supporting USC Master of Arts in Teaching students, not only in their success in our program, but also beyond as future educators.”

Ashley Garcia
Placement Manager
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“It has been an honor to build relationships with our students. From academic coaching to discussing life-changing events to receiving wedding and baby pictures, I’ve been there for students every step of the way.”

Tiffany Price
Student Support Manager

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