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PREP Program Application

To apply for admission to the USC PREP program or to obtain additional information please use the form below.

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You must be a US citizen or permanent resident to enroll in the PREP Program.

Are you a permanent US resident?

You must belong to an under-represented community to apply to PREP. These include: ethnic minorities, the disabled and persons from a disadvantaged background. If you are a minority applicant, please state your ethnicity. For further information on eligibility, see Eligibility of Participate in PREP on the Home Page.

Have you attended an HBCU?

You do not need to have attended an HBCU to be admitted to the PREP Program.

No more than three years must have elapsed between your graduation with a baccalaureate degree and your entry into PREP.

For this please refer to the PREP faculty page.

If you apply and receive an interview, we would like you to name up to four professors whose research interests you and with whom you may like to work. You can view a list of our affiliated researchers to learn more about their interests. 

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