USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology Seeking Master’s and Ph.D. Candidates


The University of Southern California Leonard Davis School of Gerontology is actively seeking the finest candidates for our doctoral and master’s programs. We offer the most comprehensive interdisciplinary graduate programs in aging in the nation, and our students learn alongside internationally recognized leaders in the field.

Our students have the opportunity to pursue two world-renowned Ph.D. programs, one of which is a Ph.D. in Biology of Aging. The focus of the Ph.D. in Biology of Aging is on molecular, cellular, and regenerative medicine as well as the integrative biology of aging. We also have five master’s degrees programs (each available online) or one of eight dual-degree programs available in law, business, social work, pharmacy, dentistry, urban planning and public administration.

Top-tier, hands-on research opportunities supplement students’ coursework, with a variety of fields to choose from, including disease prevention, life extension, policy planning and social reform.

The USC Leonard Davis School provides a rich tapestry of educational experiences and opportunities that will position graduates to work with—and become—leaders in the field of aging.

For more information, please visit our Viewbook and website.