BY Sydney LakeSeptember 07, 2021, 02:00 am
A woman walks past a sign at the University of Southern California (USC) in Los Angeles, California, as seen in August 2020. (Photo by Frederic J. Brown—AFP/Getty Images)
Women are taking over business schools from coast to coast. The University of Southern California’s Marshall School of Business announced Tuesday that its undergraduate business administration degree program has—for the first time—reached gender parity in its first-year class. In late July, the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania became the first M7 school to welcome an MBA class composed of more women than men.
USC Marshall, considered a top 20 MBA program, reached gender parity in its MBA class in 2018. Fortune ranks the school’s online MBA program as No. 4 in the country and its executive MBA program as No. 19. USC Marshall is also considered to have one of the best MBA alumni networks.
USC Marshall’s class of 2025…