International Application Deadlines (F1 Visa) 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 page for more information.

International Applicants must supply complete 7th-semester transcripts, including all work in progress, by the final document deadline listed below for your application to be considered. Incomplete applications (i.e., missing documents) will NOT be considered.

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. 

Computer Science Program Information

The required prerequisite for the MS Computer Science is a completed four-year bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering (preferably a completed bachelor’s degree). A degree in information technologycomputer applicationstelecommunications, or electrical engineering is NOT sufficient for consideration. Applicants who do not meet this prerequisite will not be considered for admission by the Computer Science department. Additionally, the Computer Science department does not provide conditional admission for international applicants. The international application deadline for this highly competitive program is February 1, 2017with a document deadline of February 20, 2017.

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.

 

Graduate Program

Application Deadline

Document Deadline (Final)

COLLEGE of APPLIED SCIENCES and ARTS

 

 

Journalism & Mass Communications

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

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

Nursing

April 1, 2017

April 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.

 

Public Health (MPH)

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

 

 

 

COLLEGE of BUSINESS  

 

 

Accountancy

MSA Information for International Applicants

November 1, 2016

November 20, 2016

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

March 1, 2017

March 20, 2017

 

 

 

COLLEGE of EDUCATION  

 

 

Administration & Supervision (MA)

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Administrative Services Credential

April 1, 2017

April 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)

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Multiple Subject Credential

(Teacher Education)

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Single Subject Credential

(Teacher Education)

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Speech Pathology

(Communicative Disorders & Sciences)

February 1, 2017

February 1, 2017

Special Education

(MA degree - with an optional concurrent credential)

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Education Specialist Teaching Credential Early Childhood Education

(Special Education)

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Clear Education Specialist Induction Credential

(Special Education)

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Education Specialist Teaching Credential in Mild to Moderate Disabilities

(Special Education)

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Education Specialist Teaching Credential in Moderate to Severe Disabilities

(Special Education)

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

 

 

 

COLLEGE of ENGINEERING  

 

 

Aerospace Engineering

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Biomedical Engineering

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Chemical Engineering

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Civil Engineering

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Computer Engineering

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Electrical Engineering

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Engineering

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Engineering Management

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Human Factors & Ergonomics

February 1, 2017

February 20, 2017

Industrial & Systems Engineering

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Materials Engineering

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Mechanical Engineering

April 1, 2017

April 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.

 

Software Engineering

(Option for Cloud & Mobile Computing)

April 1, 2017

April 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

March 1, 2017

March 20, 2017

Music

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Philosophy

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Spanish

February 1, 2017

February 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)

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Computer Science

*Highly competitive program

February 1, 2017

February 20, 2017

Geology

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

Marine Science

February 1, 2017

February 20, 2017

Mathematics (MA or MS)

April 1, 2017

April 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

April 1, 2017

April 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

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017

 

 

 

OFFICE of GRADUATE STUDIES

 

 

Interdisciplinary Studies

(MA or MS option)

April 1, 2017

April 20, 2017