Transfer Impaction Criteria - Associate Degree for Transfer(ADT)

Transfer Admission Only

Admission to San José State is competitive in all majors. SJSU continues to have more qualified applicants than available new student spaces. The programs listed below will rank applicants within the major based on a combination of self-reported GPA and whether the designated Associate Degree for Transfer(ADT) was completed. 

For the programs listed below, if two applicants to the same program have the same GPA, preference will be given to the applicant who has completed the specified ADT.

Consult to learn more about the SJSU-approved Associate Degrees for Transfer.

SJSU Degree Program
Associate Degree for Transfer
  • Art, Concentration in Art History & Visual Culture (BA)
 AA-T Art History
  • English (BA)
  • English, Concentration in Professional & Technical Writing (BA)
  • English, Concentration in Creative Writing (BA)
  • English, Single Subject Preparation for Teaching (BA)

 AA-T English

  • Radio-Television-Film (BA)

 AS-T Film, Television, & Electronic Media

  • Music (BA)
 AA-T Music
  • Humanities, Concentration in Religious Studies (BA)
  • Philosophy (BA)
 AA-T Philosophy
  • Spanish (BA)
 AA-T Spanish
  • Art, Concentration in Studio Practice (BA)
 AA-T Studio Practice
  • Theatre Arts (BA)
 AA-T Theatre