Current Students

University-specific information can be found on the GAPE website.


Steps for Completing your Master’s Degree

Candidacy Form: Must be approved by the department and GAPE before starting your MS project or thesis. Submit to the department a minimum of two weeks before the last day to add classes.

MSME Survival Guide: Note requirements that must be completed before starting your MS project or thesis, including GWAR.


MSME Project Deadlines - Fall 18

Sample MSME Project Proposal

April 20, 2018

Project Proposal Meeting

May 22, 2018

Finalize the project topic and the project advisor

August 31, 2018

Have the project proposal approved by the committee and the department


September 10, 2018

Last day to add ME295A



ME Project/Thesis

Syllabus for ME295A

Syllabus for ME295B

Syllabus for ME299

ME Thesis/project Guidebook

Dr. Bashash's Projects

Dr. Du's Projects

Dr. Okamoto's Projects

Dr. Viswanathan's Projects

Dr. Yee's Projects

MSME Project Forms:

Spring 17 Graduate Projects Meeting Slides

GraduateThesis/Project Proposal

Graduate Thesis/Project Proposal Evaluation Form

Graduate Thesis/Project Assessment Form

Consultation Records

Oral Presentation/Recommended Grade Form

Award of Masters Degree Form

Compilation of Past Thesis/Project


SJSU Master’s Thesis Guidelines:

Tentative Schedule of MSME Classes Spring 2018-Fall 2020