International Applicant Deadlines - Summer

Summer 2019 International Admission Deadlines

Applications for Summer 2019 admission opens on November 1, 2018.

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.

To apply, go to Cal State Apply and choose San Jose State!

International Application 

  • F1 Visa (applying from home country)
  • F1 Visa (already in U.S. on F1 visa) 
  • J1 Visa seeking
  • B Visa holders

*U.S. citizens, permanent residents, refugees, H4, H1, and F2 visa holders must use the Domestic Steps to Admission link to apply..

International Applicants must inform Graduate Admissions and Program Evaluations of their current visa status by indicating the status at the time of application. Please note that International applicants do not qualify for resident tuition and will be subject to non-resident tuition.

Graduate international applicants with F1, J1, or B visa types must designate themselves as an F1/J1 seeking international applicant. For full instructions on how to apply, please review our International Steps to Admission page and How to identify yourself as an International Applicant On Cal State Apply.


-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.

Please note: As the application process is a two-step process, your application will be reviewed by SJSU’s Graduate Admissions and Program Evaluations (GAPE) office and, if you meet SJSU admission requirements, the academic program. Check the website of the academic program for program-specific admission requirements in addition to SJSU admission requirements.  Our Degree Program Requirements page has more information about your intended program, including what you would need to submit for their separate department application.

The application deadline is the deadline to submit the Cal State Apply application.

The document deadline is the deadline to submit all required documents to Graduate Admissions and Program Evaluations.  While document requirements vary, documents include an official WES evaluation (if education outside of the US or Canada) or official US/Canadian transcripts, English Language Proficiency exam (unless earned a degree from the US), Declaration of Finance form, Bank Statement, Current Passport, and Visa (if in US). See International Steps to Admission for full details.  


College of Business

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.

Advanced certificate programs are not qualified for federal financial aid at this time.

Graduate Program Application Deadline Document Deadline (Final)
Certificate in Accounting Fundamentals January 1, 2019 January 20, 2019


College of Education

Graduate Program Application Deadline Document Deadline (Final)
Ed.D. Educational Leadership April 1, 2019 April 20, 2019
Multiple Subject Teaching Credential February 1, 2019 February 20, 2019
Single Subject Teaching Credential February 1, 2019 February 20, 2019