Step 1: Check the Admission Requirements
Check the admission requirements to make sure you meet the eligibility criteria.
Useful Links for International Students from Graduate Admission and Program Evaluations
- How to Apply as an International Student
- International document requirements by country
- California residency requirements
- Test Requirements For Graduate Programs
Step 2: Prequalification
Go to Step 3 directly.
Step 3: Apply to San Jose State University
Apply for the MSDA program on Cal State Apply under Interdisciplinary Studies. You must follow the application instructions.
Fall 2018 Only: The MSDA program has been granted an exception from SJSU for late application submission to the program with the following deadlines.
Cal State Apply Application Deadline: June 1, 2018
Document Deadline for Required Materials to GAPE: June 20, 2018
Understanding of the admissions process at SJSU:
- Graduate Admissions & Program Evaluations (GAPE)
- Domestic Applicants
- International Applicants
Please note that applying for admission to a special session program at San Jose State University is not a guarantee that the program will occur. Please be aware that in the event the program does not launch due to low enrollment, any and all associated application fees cannot be refunded.
Step 4: Check your Admission Status
After applying to SJSU, login to MySJSU to check the status of your application and check your "to-do" list for any missing documents. Submit all documents to SJSU GAPE at email@example.com, include your SJSU ID and name in the body of the email.
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