International Applicant Deadlines - Summer

Summer 2020 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. For a step-by-step guide on how to complete the Cal State Apply application for SJSU, visit our SJSU Graduate International Application Tutorial.

The document deadline is the deadline to submit all required documents to Graduate Admissions and Program Evaluations. 


College of Business

Special Session Programs

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 February 1, 2020 February 20, 2020


College of Education

Graduate Program Application Deadline Document Deadline (Final)
Ed.D. Educational Leadership February 1, 2020 February 20, 2020
Multiple Subject Teaching Credential February 1, 2020 February 20, 2020
Single Subject Teaching Credential February 1, 2020 February 20, 2020