State Authorization for Distance Education

Distance education authorization only impacts prospective students who are interested in completing a SJSU degree or certificate program while simultaneously residing in another state. To learn more about state authorization, visit our FAQs page.

The list below indicates state authorization status for each state and relevant program offered by SJSU.

State Authorization Status

ALABAMA

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthEligible to Apply
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkEligible to Apply
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

ALASKA

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthEligible to Apply
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkEligible to Apply
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

ARIZONA

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthEligible to Apply
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkEligible to Apply
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

ARKANSAS

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthEligible to Apply
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkEligible to Apply
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Not Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

Arkansas Higher Education Coordinating Board certification does not constitute an endorsement of any institution, course or degree program. Such certification merely indicates that certain minimum standards have been met under the rules and regulations of institutional certification as defined in Arkansas Code ยง6-61-301.

CALIFORNIA

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationN/A
Master of Library and Information ScienceN/A
Master of Public HealthN/A
Master of Science in CriminologyN/A
Master of Social WorkN/A
Business Analytics (Certificate)N/A
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)N/A
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)N/A
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)N/A
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceN/A

COLORADO

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthEligible to Apply with Conditions*
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkEligible to Apply with Conditions*
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Eligible to Apply with Conditions*
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

CONNECTICUT

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

DELAWARE

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

FLORIDA

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthNot Eligible to Apply
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkNot Eligible to Apply
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Not Eligible to Apply
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

GEORGIA

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationIn Progress
Master of Library and Information ScienceIn Progress
Master of Public HealthIn Progress
Master of Science in CriminologyIn Progress
Master of Social WorkIn Progress
Business Analytics (Certificate)In Progress
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)In Progress
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)In Progress
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)In Progress
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceIn Progress

After exhausting the below CSU Student Internal Complaint Process, Georgia residents may also file a complaint with the State of Georgia Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission at the following website:
https://gnpec.georgia.gov/webform/gnpec-student-complaint-form

HAWAII

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthEligible to Apply
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkEligible to Apply
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

IDAHO

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthEligible to Apply with Conditions*
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkEligible to Apply with Conditions*
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Eligible to Apply with Conditions*
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

ILLINOIS

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthNot Eligible to Apply
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkNot Eligible to Apply
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Not Eligible to Apply
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

INDIANA

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

IOWA

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthNot Eligible to Apply
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkNot Eligible to Apply
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Not Eligible to Apply
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

KANSAS

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthEligible to Apply with Conditions*
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkEligible to Apply with Conditions*
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Eligible to Apply with Conditions*
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

KENTUCKY

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthNot Eligible to Apply
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkNot Eligible to Apply
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Not Eligible to Apply
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

LOUISIANA

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthNot Eligible to Apply
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkNot Eligible to Apply
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Not Eligible to Apply
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

MAINE

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthNot Eligible to Apply
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkNot Eligible to Apply
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Not Eligible to Apply
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

MARYLAND

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthNot Eligible to Apply
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkNot Eligible to Apply
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Not Eligible to Apply
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Not Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

(1) Information on registration with the Commission can be found on the following website:
http://mhec.maryland.gov/institutions_training/Pages/acadaff/oos_online/oos_online_reg_list.aspx
(2) The process for Maryland students to make complaints can be found on the following website:
http://mhec.maryland.gov/institutions_training/Pages/acadaff/acadaffairsdepartments.aspx

MASSACHUSETTS

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

MICHIGAN

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

MINNESOTA

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationIn Progress
Master of Library and Information ScienceIn Progress
Master of Public HealthIn Progress
Master of Science in CriminologyIn Progress
Master of Social WorkIn Progress
Business Analytics (Certificate)In Progress
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)In Progress
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)In Progress
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)In Progress
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceIn Progress

San Jose State University is registered with the office pursuant to sections 136A.61 to 136A.71. Registration is not an endorsement of the institution. Credits earned at the institution may not transfer to all other institutions.

MISSISSIPPI

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthNot Eligible to Apply
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkNot Eligible to Apply
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Not Eligible to Apply
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

MISSOURI

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthEligible to Apply
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkEligible to Apply
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

MONTANA

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

NEBRASKA

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthEligible to Apply
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkEligible to Apply
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

NEVADA

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthNot Eligible to Apply
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkNot Eligible to Apply
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Not Eligible to Apply
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

NEW JERSEY

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

NEW MEXICO

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

NEW YORK

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

NORTH CAROLINA

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthNot Eligible to Apply
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkNot Eligible to Apply
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Not Eligible to Apply
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

NORTH DAKOTA

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthNot Eligible to Apply
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkNot Eligible to Apply
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Not Eligible to Apply
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

OHIO

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthNot Eligible to Apply
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkNot Eligible to Apply
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Not Eligible to Apply
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

OKLAHOMA

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthNot Eligible to Apply
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkNot Eligible to Apply
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Not Eligible to Apply
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

OREGON

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthEligible to Apply
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkEligible to Apply
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

According to the Oregon Administrative Rules (OAR 583-030-0035(18)(c)), after classes begin for a term, an Oregon student who withdraws from a course is eligible for a partial refund through the middle week of the term. Refunds shall be based on unused instructional time and shall be prorated on a weekly basis for schools using a semester calendar.

PENNSYLVANIA

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

RHODE ISLAND

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

SOUTH CAROLINA

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

SOUTH DAKOTA

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

TENNESSEE

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

TEXAS

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthIn Progress
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkIn Progress
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)In Progress
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

UTAH

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

VERMONT

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthNot Eligible to Apply
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkNot Eligible to Apply
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Not Eligible to Apply
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

VIRGINIA

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

WASHINGTON

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthIn Progress
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkNot Eligible to Apply
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)In Progress
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

WEST VIRGINIA

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthNot Eligible to Apply
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkNot Eligible to Apply
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Not Eligible to Apply
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

WISCONSIN

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

WYOMING

Master of Archives & Records AdministrationEligible to Apply
Master of Library and Information ScienceEligible to Apply
Master of Public HealthEligible to Apply
Master of Science in CriminologyEligible to Apply
Master of Social WorkEligible to Apply
Business Analytics (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Collaborative Response to Family Violence (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Mindfulness-Based Occupational Therapy (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Strategic Management of Digital Assets and Services (Certificate)Eligible to Apply
Post Master's Certificate in Library ScienceEligible to Apply

US TERRITORIES

AMERICAN SAMOA

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

FEDERATED STATES OF MICRONESIA

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

GUAM

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

MARSHALL ISLANDS

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

PALAU

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

PUERTO RICO

Eligible to Apply. Program level information will be available soon.

US VIRGIN ISLANDS

In Progress*

In Progress - Application completion in progress.

*Check with CIES at stateauthorization@sjsu.edu.

 

Questions?

Contact us at stateauthorization@sjsu.edu.