Domestic Application Deadlines for Fall Admission

Applications for Fall 2018 admission opens on October 1, 2017. Enrollment limits may restrict our ability to accept qualified applicants. To ensure consideration of your application, be sure to apply and submit documents as early as possible.

Graduate international applicants with an F-1, J-1, or B visa types must submit an international application. Please visit our International Applicants page for more information. 

Our Graduate Programs page has more information about your intended program. 

Special Notes: 

Documents submitted for application processing/review cannot be returned. 

Programs are subject to close at any time.

Application and document deadlines are subject to change without notice. 

Online-only programs (such as MLIS and the MSW) are only available through the domestic application because student F1/J1 visas are not needed to study online.

 

Graduate Program

Application Deadline

Document Deadline (Final)

COLLEGE of APPLIED SCIENCES and ARTS

 

 

Journalism & Mass Communications

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Justice Studies

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Kinesiology

Exercise Physiology

Sports Management

Sports Studies

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Kinesiology

Athletic Training

February 1, 2018

February 20, 2018

Library and Information Science

(MLIS – Regular Session)

May 1, 2018

May 20, 2018

Library Media Teacher Credential

May 1, 2018

May 20, 2018

Nursing

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Nutritional Science

February 1, 2018

February 20, 2018

Occupational Therapy

February 1, 2018

February 20, 2018

Public Health (MPH)

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Social Work (MSW)

February 1, 2018

February 20, 2018

 

 

 

Special Session Programs

Fees may be higher for these programs with courses usually offered off-campus.

 

Criminology - Online

(Justice Studies Department)

June 1, 2018

June 20, 2018

Collaborative Response to Family Violence Certificate

(Justice Studies Department)

June 1, 2018

June 20, 2018

Archives and Records Administration

(MARA – Special Session)

May 1, 2018

May 20, 2018

Library and Information Science

(MLIS – Special Session)

May 1, 2018

May 20, 2018

Library Media Teacher Credential

May 1, 2018

May 20, 2018

Advanced Certificate program:

Post-Master’s Certificate in Library Information Sciences

May 1, 2018

May 20, 2018

Advanced Certificate program:

Certificate in Strategic Management & Digital Systems

May 1, 2018

May 20, 2018

Public Health (MPH)

June 1, 2018

June 20, 2018

Nurse Educator Post-Master’s Certificate

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

NEW!!

Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner (MS)

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

NEW!!

Social Work (MSW) - Online

February 1, 2018

February 20, 2018

 

 

 

COLLEGE of BUSINESS  

 

 

Accountancy

February 1, 2018

February 20, 2018

Business Administration

(On Campus – Early Career MBA)

May 1, 2018

May 20, 2018

Advanced Certificate program:

Certificate in Advanced Accounting Topics

June 1, 2018

June 20, 2018

     

Special Session Programs

(Applicants cannot switch to Regular Session programs without reapplying to SJSU via Cal State Apply for the next available term.)

Fees may be higher for these programs with courses usually offered off-campus.

 

Business Administration

(MBA for Professionals, Off-Campus)

May 1, 2018

May 20, 2018

Taxation

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Transportation Management

May 1, 2018

May 20, 2018

Advanced Certificate program:

Certificate in Business Analytics

June 1, 2018

June 20, 2018

Advanced Certificate program:

Certificate in Global Leadership

June 1, 2018

June 20, 2018

 

 

 

COLLEGE of EDUCATION  

 

 

Administration & Supervision (MA)

May 1, 2018

May 20, 2018

Administrative Services Credential

May 1, 2018

May 20, 2018

Child & Adolescent Development (MA)

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Counseling & Student Personnel Services (MA)

(Counselor Education)

February 1, 2018

February 20, 2018

Pupil Personnel Services Credential

(Counselor Education)

February 1, 2018

February 20, 2018

Curriculum & Instruction (MA)

(Teacher Education)

June 1, 2018

June 20, 2018

Multiple Subject Credential

(Teacher Education)

June 1, 2018

June 20, 2018

Single Subject Credential

(Teacher Education)

June 1, 2018

June 20, 2018

Speech Pathology

(Communicative Disorders & Sciences)

February 1, 2018

February 1, 2018

Special Education

(MA degree - with an optional concurrent credential)

June 1, 2018

June 20, 2018

Education Specialist Teaching Credential Early Childhood Education

(Special Education)

June 1, 2018

June 20, 2018

Clear Education Specialist Induction Credential

(Special Education)

June 1, 2018

June 20, 2018

Education Specialist Teaching Credential in Mild to Moderate Disabilities

(Special Education)

June 1, 2018

June 20, 2018

Education Specialist Teaching Credential in Moderate to Severe Disabilities

(Special Education)

June 1, 2018

June 20, 2018

 

 

 

COLLEGE of ENGINEERING  

 

 

Aerospace Engineering

June 1, 2018

June 20, 2018

Biomedical Engineering OR

Biomedical Engineering/Biomedical Devices

June 1, 2018

June 20, 2018

Chemical Engineering

May 1, 2018

May 20, 2018

Civil Engineering

May 1, 2018

May 20, 2018

Computer Engineering

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Electrical Engineering

May 1, 2018

May 20, 2018

Engineering

May 1, 2018

May 20, 2018

Engineering Management

June 1, 2018

June 20, 2018

Human Factors & Ergonomics

February 1, 2018

February 20, 2018

Industrial & Systems Engineering

June 1, 2018

June 20, 2018

Materials Engineering

May 1, 2018

May 20, 2018

Mechanical Engineering

May 1, 2018

May 20, 2018

Software Engineering

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

 

 

 

Special Session Programs

(Applicants cannot switch to Regular Session programs without reapplying to SJSU via Cal State Apply for the next available term.)

Fees may be higher for these programs with courses usually offered off-campus.

Some programs are for restricted cohorts ONLY.

 

Computer Engineering

Restricted Cohort

(Corporate program restricted ONLY to employees of host company)

June 1, 2018

June 20, 2018

Engineering

June 1, 2018

June 20, 2018

Mechanical Engineering

Restricted Cohort

(Corporate program restricted ONLY to employees of host company)

June 1, 2018

June 20, 2018

Software Engineering

(Option for Specialization in Cybersecurity OR Cloud & Mobile Computing)

June 1, 2018

June 20, 2018

 

 

 

COLLEGE of HUMANITIES & the ARTS  

 

 

Art History & Visual Culture (MA)

February 1, 2018

February 20, 2018

Art, Digital Media Art (MFA)

February 1, 2018

February 20, 2018

Art, Photography (MFA)

February 1, 2018

February 20, 2018

Art, Pictorial Art (MFA)

February 1, 2018

February 20, 2018

Art, Spatial Art (MFA)

February 1, 2018

February 20, 2018

Creative Writing (MFA)

March 1, 2018

March 20, 2018

English & Comparative Literature

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Music

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Philosophy

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Spanish

May 1, 2018

May 20, 2018

Linguistics

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

TESOL

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

 

 

 

COLLEGE of SCIENCE

 

 

Biological Science (MA)

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Biological Science (MS)

Ecology & Evolution

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Biological Science (MS)

Molecular Biology & Microbiology

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Biological Science (MS)

Physiology

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Chemistry (MA or MS)

June 1, 2018

June 20, 2018

Computer Science

*Highly competitive program

February 1, 2018

February 20, 2018

Geology

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Marine Science

February 1, 2018

February 20, 2018

Mathematics (MA or MS)

May 1, 2018

May 20, 2018

Meteorology

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Physics

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Science Education

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Statistics

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Special Session Programs

(Applicants cannot switch to Regular Session programs without reapplying to SJSU via Cal State Apply for the next available term.)

Fees may be higher for these programs with courses usually offered off-campus.

 

Biotechnology

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Medical Products Development Management

May 1, 2018

May 20, 2018

 

 

 

COLLEGE of SOCIAL SCIENCES

 

 

Applied Anthropology

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Communication Studies

*Not to be confused with the Speech Pathology program which deals with Communicative Disorders hosted by the College of Education.

March 1, 2018

March 20, 2018

Economics

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Applied Economics

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Environmental Studies

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Geography

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

History

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Mexican American Studies

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018

Psychology – Clinical Psychology

February 1, 2018

February 20, 2018

Psychology – Industrial/Organizational

February 1, 2018

February 20, 2018

Psychology – Research & Experimental

February 1, 2018

February 20, 2018

Public Administration (MPA)

March 1, 2018

March 20, 2018

Sociology

March 1, 2018

March 20, 2018

Urban Planning

May 1, 2018

May 20, 2018

 

 

 

OFFICE of GRADUATE STUDIES

 

 

Interdisciplinary Studies

(MA or MS option)

April 1, 2018

April 20, 2018