Domestic Application Deadlines for Fall Admission

Applications for Fall 2017 admission opens on October 1, 2016. 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 (edit link) page for more information.

You can view descriptions of some of our Professional Degree Programs, including contact information at http://special.sjsu.edu/programs.html 

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 visas are not needed to study online.

 

Graduate Program

Application Deadline

Document Deadline (Final)

COLLEGE of APPLIED SCIENCES and ARTS

 

 

Justice Studies

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Kinesiology

Exercise Physiology

Sports Management

Sports Studies

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Kinesiology

Athletic Training

February 1, 2017

February 20, 2017

Library and Information Science

(MLIS – Regular Session)

May 1, 2017

May 20, 2017

Library Media Teacher Credential

May 1, 2017

May 20, 2017

Mass Communications

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Nursing

May 1, 2017

May 20, 2017

Nutritional Science

January 5, 2017

January 20, 2017

Occupational Therapy

February 1, 2017

February 20, 2017

Public Health (MPH)

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Social Work (MSW)

January 5, 2017

January 20, 2017

 

 

 

Special Session Programs

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

 

Criminology - Online

(Justice Studies Department)

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Archives and Records Administration

(MARA – Special Session)

May 1, 2017

May 20, 2017

Library and Information Science

(MLIS – Special Session)

May 1, 2017

May 20, 2017

Library Media Teacher Credential

May 1, 2017

May 20, 2017

Advanced Certificate program:

Post-Master’s Certificate in Library Information Sciences

May 1, 2017

May 20, 2017

Advanced Certificate program:

Certificate in Strategic Management & Digital Systems

May 1, 2017

May 20, 2017

Advanced Certificate program:

Certificate in Big Data

May 1, 2017

May 20, 2017

Public Health (MPH)

May 31, 2017

June 20, 2017

Nurse Educator Post-Master’s Certificate

May 1, 2017

May 20, 2017

Social Work (MSW) - Online

January 5, 2017

January 20, 2017

 

 

 

COLLEGE of BUSINESS  

 

 

Accountancy

February 1, 2017

February 20, 2017

Business Administration

(On Campus – Early Career MBA)

May 1, 2017

May 20, 2017

 

 

 

Special Session Programs

(Applicants cannot switch to Regular Session programs without reapplying to SJSU via CSUMentor 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, 2017

May 20, 2017

Taxation

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Transportation Management

May 1, 2017

May 20, 2017

Advanced Certificate program:

Certificate in Advanced Accounting Topics

May 31, 2017

June 20, 2017

Advanced Certificate program:

Certificate in Business Analytics

May 31, 2017

June 20, 2017

Advanced Certificate program:

Certificate in Global Leadership

May 31, 2017

June 20, 2017

 

 

 

COLLEGE of EDUCATION  

 

 

Administration & Supervision (MA)

May 1, 2017

May 20, 2017

Administrative Services Credential

May 1, 2017

May 20, 2017

Child & Adolescent Development (MA)

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Counseling & Student Personnel Services (MA)

(Counselor Education)

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Pupil Personnel Services Credential

(Counselor Education)

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Curriculum & Instruction (MA)

(Teacher Education)

May 31, 2017

June 20, 2017

Multiple Subject Credential

(Teacher Education)

May 31, 2017

June 20, 2017

Single Subject Credential

(Teacher Education)

May 31, 2017

June 20, 2017

Speech Pathology

(Communicative Disorders & Sciences)

February 1, 2017

February 1, 2017

Special Education

(MA degree - with an optional concurrent credential)

May 31, 2017

June 20, 2017

Education Specialist Teaching Credential Early Childhood Education

(Special Education)

May 31, 2017

June 20, 2017

Clear Education Specialist Induction Credential

(Special Education)

May 31, 2017

June 20, 2017

Education Specialist Teaching Credential in Mild to Moderate Disabilities

(Special Education)

May 31, 2017

June 20, 2017

Education Specialist Teaching Credential in Moderate to Severe Disabilities

(Special Education)

May 31, 2017

June 20, 2017

 

 

 

COLLEGE of ENGINEERING  

 

 

Aerospace Engineering

May 31, 2017

June 20, 2017

Biomedical Engineering

May 31, 2017

June 20, 2017

Chemical Engineering

May 1, 2017

May 20, 2017

Civil Engineering

May 1, 2017

May 20, 2017

Computer Engineering

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Electrical Engineering

May 1, 2017

May 20, 2017

Engineering

May 1, 2017

May 20, 2017

Engineering Management

May 31, 2017

June 20, 2017

Human Factors & Ergonomics

February 1, 2017

February 20, 2017

Industrial & Systems Engineering

May 31, 2017

June 20, 2017

Materials Engineering

May 1, 2017

May 20, 2017

Mechanical Engineering

May 1, 2017

May 20, 2017

Software Engineering

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

 

 

 

Special Session Programs

(Applicants cannot switch to Regular Session programs without reapplying to SJSU via CSUMentor 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)

May 31, 2017

June 20, 2017

Engineering

May 31, 2017

June 20, 2017

Software Engineering

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

May 31, 2017

June 20, 2017

 

 

 

COLLEGE of HUMANITIES & the ARTS  

 

 

Art History & Visual Culture (MA)

February 1, 2017

February 20, 2017

Art, Digital Media Art (MFA)

February 1, 2017

February 20, 2017

Art, Photography (MFA)

February 1, 2017

February 20, 2017

Art, Pictorial Art (MFA)

February 1, 2017

February 20, 2017

Art, Spatial Art (MFA)

February 1, 2017

February 20, 2017

Creative Writing (MFA)

March 1, 2017

March 20, 2017

English & Comparative Literature

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Music

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Philosophy

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Spanish

March 1, 2017

March 20, 2017

Linguistics

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

TESOL

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

 

 

 

COLLEGE of SCIENCE

 

 

Biological Science (MA)

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Biological Science (MS)

Ecology & Evolution

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Biological Science (MS)

Molecular Biology & Microbiology

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Biological Science (MS)

Physiology

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Chemistry (MA or MS)

May 31, 2017

June 20, 2017

Computer Science

*Highly competitive program

February 1, 2017

February 20, 2016

Geology

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Marine Science

February 1, 2017

February 20, 2017

Mathematics (MA or MS)

May 31, 2017

June 20, 2017

Meteorology

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Physics

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Science Education

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Statistics

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Special Session Programs

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

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

 

Biotechnology

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Medical Products Development Management

May 31, 2017

June 20, 2017

 

 

 

COLLEGE of SOCIAL SCIENCES

 

 

Applied Anthropology

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Communication Studies

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

March 1, 2017

March 20, 2017

Economics

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Applied Economics

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Environmental Studies

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Geography

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

History

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Mexican American Studies

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Psychology – Clinical Psychology

February 1, 2017

February 20, 2017

Psychology – Industrial/Organizational

February 1, 2017

February 20, 2017

Psychology – Research & Experimental

February 1, 2017

February 20, 2017

Public Administration (MPA)

March 1, 2017

March 20, 2017

Sociology

March 1, 2017

March 20, 2017

Urban Planning

May 1, 2017

May 20, 2017

 

 

 

OFFICE of GRADUATE STUDIES

 

 

Interdisciplinary Studies

(MA or MS option)

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017