Domestic Application Deadlines for Fall Admission

Applications for Fall 2016 admissions open on October 1, 2015. Please note that 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.

NOTE: Application and document deadlines are subject to change without notice. 

Graduate international applicants with an F-1 or J-1 visa type must submit an international application. Please visit our International Applicants 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.

 

Documents submitted for application processing/review cannot be returned. 

College/Program

Application Deadline (Final)

Document Deadline (Final)*

COLLEGE of APPLED SCIENCES and ARTS

 

 

Justice Studies

April 1, 2016

April 20, 2016

Kinesiology

April 1, 2016

April 20, 2016

Library and Information Science (MLIS)

May 1, 2016

May 20, 2016

Library Media Teacher (Credential)

May 1, 2016

May 20, 2016

Journalism and Mass Communications

April 1, 2016

April 20, 2016

Nursing

June 1, 2016

June 20, 2016

Nutrition, Food Science and Packaging

January 1, 2016

January 20, 2016

Occupational Therapy (On-Campus)

February 1, 2016

February 20, 2016

Public Health

May 1, 2016

May 20, 2016

Social Work

January 1, 2016

January 20, 2016

List for Special Session Programs for CASA (Fees may be higher for the Cohort Model programs with courses usually offered off-campus)

 

 

Social Work

ONLINE MSW Program

May 1, 2016 May 20, 2016

Archives & Records Administration (MARA)

May 1, 2016

May 20, 2016

Library and Information Science (MLIS)

May 1, 2016

May 20, 2016

Library Media Teacher (Credential)

May 1, 2016

May 20, 2016

Post-Master’s Certificate in Library & Information Sciences

May 1, 2016

May 20, 2016

Certificate in Strategic Management of Digital Assets & Services

May 1, 2016

May 20, 2016

Certificate in Big Data

July 1, 2016

July 20, 2016

Post-Master’s Nurse Educator Certificate

April 1, 2016

April 20, 2016

Public Health (MPH - Distance)

June 1, 2016

June 20, 2016

 

 

 

COLLEGE of BUSINESS

 

 

Accountancy    

February 1, 2016

February 20, 2016

Business Administration

(On Campus-Early Career MBA)

May 1, 2016

May 20, 2016

List for Special Session Programs for Business (Fees may be higher for the Cohort Model programs with courses usually offered off-campus)

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

 

Business Administration

(Off Campus-MBA for Professionals)

May 1, 2016

May 20, 2016

Taxation

May 1, 2016

May 20, 2016

Transportation Management

May 1, 2016

May 20, 2016

Certificate in Advanced Accounting

July 1, 2016

July 20, 2016

Certificate in Business Analytics

July 1, 2016

July 20, 2016

Certificate in Global Leadership

July 1, 2016

July 20, 2016

 

 

 

COLLEGE of EDUCATION

 

 

Administration and Supervision (MA)

July 1, 2016

July 20, 2016

Administrative Services Credential

July 1, 2016

July 20, 2016

Child Development (MA)

April 1, 2016

April 20, 2016

Communicative Disorders

(MA in Speech Pathology)

February 1, 2016

February 1, 2016

Counselor Education (MA)

April 1, 2016

April 20, 2016

PPS Credential

April 1, 2016

April 20, 2016

Curriculum and Instruction (MA)

July 1, 2016

July 20, 2016

Multiple Subject Teaching Credential

July 1, 2016

July 20, 2016

Single Subject Teaching Credential

July 1, 2016

July 20, 2016

Special Education

(MA degree - with an optional concurrent credential)

July 1, 2016

July 20, 2016

Education Specialist Teaching Credential Early Childhood Education

(Special Education)

July 1, 2016

July 20, 2016

Education Specialist Teaching Credential in Mild to Moderate Disabilities

(Special Education)

July 1, 2016

July 20, 2016

Education Specialist Teaching Credential in Moderate to Severe Disabilities

(Special Education)

July 1, 2016

July 20, 2016

Clear Education Specialist Induction Credential

(Special Education)

July 1, 2016 July 20, 2016

 

 

 

COLLEGE of ENGINEERING

 

 

Aerospace Engineering

July 1, 2016

July 20, 2016

Biomedical Engineering

May 1, 2016

May 20, 2016

Chemical Engineering

May 1, 2016

May 20, 2016

Materials Engineering

May 1, 2016

May 20, 2016

Civil and Environmental Engineering

July 1, 2016

July 20, 2016

Computer Engineering

April 1, 2016

April 20, 2016

Electrical Engineering

May 1, 2016

May 20, 2016

Engineering Management

June 1, 2016

June 20, 2016

Human Factors and Ergonomics

February 1, 2016

February 20, 2016

Industrial and Systems Engineering

June 1, 2016

June 20, 2016

Mechanical Engineering

July 1, 2016

July 20, 2016

Software Engineering (On Campus)

April 1, 2016

April 20, 2016

List for Special Session Programs for Engineering

Some programs are for restricted cohorts ONLY.

Fees may be higher for the Cohort Model programs with courses usually offered off-campus.

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

Learn more about Special Session Programs!!!

Computer Engineering *(Corporate Program - Restricted only to employees of host company)

July 1, 2016

July 20, 2016

Electrical Engineering

July 1, 2016

July 20, 2016

General Engineering

July 1, 2016

July 20, 2016

Mechanical Engineering *(Corporate Program - Restricted only to employees of host company)

July 1, 2016

July 20, 2016

Software Engineering

Specialization in Cloud & Mobile Computing

OR

Specialization in Cybersecurity *(Corporate Program - Restricted only to employees of host company)

July 1, 2016

To see if you pre-qualify for the Cloud & Mobile Computing program, please visit the information page.

July 20, 2016

MBA/MS Engineering (Dual Degree)

May 1, 2016

May 20, 2016

 

 

 

COLLEGE of HUMANITIES and the ARTS

 

 

Art History & Visual Culture (MA)

February 1, 2016

February 20, 2016

Art, Digital Media Art (MFA)

February 1, 2016

February 20, 2016

Art, Photography (MFA)

February 1, 2016

February 20, 2016

Art, Pictorial Art (MFA)

February 1, 2016

February 20, 2016

Art, Spatial Art (MFA)

February 1, 2016

February 20, 2016

Creative Writing (MFA)

March 1, 2016

March 20, 2016

English and Comparative Literature

April 1, 2016

April 20, 2016

Linguistics

June 1, 2016

June 20, 2016

Music

April 1, 2016

April 20, 2016

Philosophy

April 1, 2016

April 20, 2016

Spanish

April 1, 2016

April 20, 2016

TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)

June 1, 2016

June 20, 2016

 

 

 

COLLEGE of SOCIAL SCIENCE

 

 

Applied Anthropology

April 1, 2016

April 20, 2016

Communication Studies

March 1, 2016

March 20, 2016

Economics

March 1, 2016

March 20, 2016

Environmental Studies

April 1, 2016

April 20, 2016

Geography

May 1, 2016

May 20, 2016

History

March 1, 2016

March 20, 2016

Mexican American Studies

April 1, 2016

April 20, 2016

Psychology (Clinical)

February 1, 2016

February 20, 2016

Psychology (Research & Experimental)

February 1, 2016

February 20, 2016

Psychology (Industrial & Organizational)

February 1, 2016

February 20, 2016

Public Administration

March 1, 2016

March 20, 2016

Sociology

March 1, 2016

March 20, 2016

Urban and Regional Planning

May 1, 2016

May 20, 2016

 

 

 

COLLEGE of SCIENCE

 

 

Biological Sciences

April 1, 2016

April 20, 2016

Chemistry (MA)

June 1, 2016

June 20, 2016

Chemistry (MS)

June 1, 2016

June 20, 2016

Computer Science

March 1, 2016

March 20, 2016

Geology

April 1, 2016

April 20, 2016

Marine Science

February 1, 2016

February 20, 2016

Mathematics (MA)

June 1, 2016

June 20, 2016

Mathematics (MS)

June 1, 2016

June 20, 2016

Meteorology

April 1, 2016

April 20, 2016

Physics

April 1, 2016

April 20, 2016

Science Education (formerly Natural Science)

April 1, 2016

April 20, 2016

Statistics

March 1, 2016

March 20, 2016

List for Special Session Programs for Science (Fees may be higher for the Cohort Model programs with courses usually offered off-campus)

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

 

Biotechnology

April 1, 2016

April 20, 2016

Medical Product Devices Management

June 1, 2016

June 20, 2016

 

 

 

OFFICE of GRADUATE STUDIES and RESEARCH

 

 

Interdisciplinary Studies (MA)

April 1, 2016

April 20, 2016

Interdisciplinary Studies (MS)

April 1, 2016

April 20, 2016