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The College of International and Extended Studies (CIES) provides today's busy student with dynamic new ways to go to college. We serve adult professionals interested in enhancing their careers with graduate degrees and certificates, local students wishing to add credit toward their march toward graduation, and remote students seeking online course alternatives.  We offer college courses for credit online and on-campus. SJSU is the university of choice for international students seeking to start their career path in the midst of Silicon Valley, the world’s center of innovation and business development. Our campus offers support and resources to help international students enroll, adjust and thrive.





Summer Session

Get ahead with Summer Session at SJSU. No formal admission required.

Spartans Online

Online courses for credit taught by SJSU faculty and available anywhere.

Open University

Regular online and on campus SJSU courses, no admission required.




Professional Degree Programs (PDP)

Earn a graduate degree or certificate to advance your professional career.

International Programs and Services

Resources for international students and scholars and study abroad opportunities.

International Gateway

Explore how iGateways can help you develop English language skills.