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Currently Accepting Fall 2014 applications Domestic | International

 
Click on the name of the program to view the program/department application requirements you will need to complete in addition to the university application requirements.
Business Fall Deadlines Spring Deadlines
Accountancy [MS] Round 1 deadline: January 15
Round 2 deadline: April 1
May 15 International Applicant Deadline
June 1 Domestic Applicant Deadline
October 15 International Applicant Deadline
November 1 Domestic Applicant Deadline
Business Administration [MBA] Round 1 deadline: January 15
Round 2 deadline: April 1
May 15 International Applicant Deadline
June 1 Domestic Applicant Deadline
October 15 International Applicant Deadline
November 1 Domestic Applicant Deadline
Business Administration (Sustainable) [MBA] Round 1 deadline: January 15
Round 2 deadline: April 1
May 15 International Applicant Deadline
June 1 Domestic Applicant Deadline
October 15 International Applicant Deadline
November 1 Domestic Applicant Deadline
Economics [MA] May 1

No Spring Admission

Education Fall Deadlines Spring Deadlines
Communicative Disorders (w/Speech-Lang. Path.) [MS/Credential] December 15 No Spring Admission
Education (Adult) [MA] May 1

November 1

Education (Early Childhood) [MA] June 1

November 1

Education (Educational Administration) [MA] May 1

November 1

Education (Ed. Admin Marin Cohort) [MA] Contact Department Contact Department
Education (Elementary Education) [MA] May 1

November 1

Education (Equity and Social Justice) [MA] May 1

November 1

Education (Instructional Technology) [MA] May 1

November 1

Education (Language & Literacy) [MA] June 1

November 1

Education (Mathematics Education) [MA] June 1

November 1

Education (Multi Subject / Elementary Ed.) [Credential/MA] March 1 No Spring Admission
Education (Secondary Education) [MA] May 1

No Spring Admission

Education (Single Subject / Secondary Ed.) [Credential/MA] February 15 No Spring Admission
Education (Single Subject/Special Interest: China) [Credential/MA] Contact department No Spring Admission
Education (Special Interest) [MA] May 1 November 1
Educational Leadership (K–12) [EdD] May 1 No Spring Admission
Educational Leadership (Community College) [EdD] May 1 No Spring Admission
Special Education [MA] March 15

October 15

Special Education [Credential & MA] March 15

October 15

Special Education (Autism Spectrum Cred.) [Added Auth/MA] March 15

October 15

Special Education (Orthopedically Impaired Cred.) [Added Auth/MA] March 15

October 15

Special Education (Autism Spectrum Cert.) [Certificate/MA] March 15

October 15

Special Education (Early Childhood Cred.) [Added Auth/MA] March 15

October 15

Special Education (Early Childhood SPED Cert.) [Certificate/MA] March 15

October 15

Special Education [Joint PhD w/UCB] Contact Department

No Spring Admission

Ethnic Studies Fall Deadlines Spring Deadlines
Asian American Studies [MA] March 15 No Spring Admission
Ethnic Studies [MA] February 1 No Spring Admission
Health and Social Sciences Fall Deadlines Spring Deadlines
Counseling [MS] January 15 No Spring Admission
Counseling (Marriage, Family & Child) [MS] January 15 No Spring Admission
Counseling (Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling) [MS] Extended: July 1 No Spring Admission
Family & Consumer Sciences [MA] April 1

November 1

Gerontology [MA] Extended: June 15 Extended: December 15
Kinesiology [MS] May 1

November 1

Nursing (Entry Level/Generic Non-RN MSN) [MS] Not Accepting Applications Until Fall 2014 No Spring Admission
Nursing (RN-MSN) [MS] February 15 No Spring Admission
Nursing (Family Nurse Practitioner) [MS] February 15 No Spring Admission
Nursing (RN-MSN) Stanford Cohort program [MS] Extended: May 1 No Spring Admission
Physical Therapy (Joint DPT w/UCSF) [DPT]

October 1
(see program application requirements)

No Spring Admission

Physical Therapy (Joint DPTSc w/UCSF) [DPTSc] Contact Department

No Spring Admission

Public Administration [MPA] April 1

November 1

Public Health [MPH] February 1 No Spring Admission
Recreation, Parks, & Tourism [MA] Extended: May 1 No Spring Admission
Sexuality Studies [MA] Extended: April 1 No Spring Admission
Social Work [MSW] December 15 No Spring Admission
Liberal & Creative Arts Fall Deadlines Spring Deadlines
Anthropology [MA] February 1 No Spring Admission
Art [MFA] January 15 No Spring Admission
Art History [MA] January 15 No Spring Admission
Broadcast and Electronic Communication Arts (BECA) [MA] Extended: July 1

October 15

Chinese [MA] May 1

November 1

Cinema [MFA] January 15 No Spring Admission
Cinema Studies [MA] February 15 No Spring Admission
Classics [MA] May 1

November 1

Communication Studies [MA] April 1
Priority consideration given to applications completed by March 1
No Spring Admission
Comparative Literature [MA] May 1 No Spring Admission
Creative Writing [MFA]

January 15

No Spring Admission
Drama [MA] May 1

October 15

English (Composition) [MA] Extended: May 1

November 1

English (Creative Writing) [MA] January 15 No Spring Admission
English (Linguistics) [MA] Extended: May 1

No Spring Admission

English (Literature) [MA] February 1

October 1

English (TESOL) [MA] Extended: May 1 No Spring Admission
French [MA] May 1

November 1

German [MA] May 1

November 1

History [MA] February 15

October 15

Humanities [MA] April 15 November 1
Industrial Arts [MA] March 1

No Spring Admission

International Relations [MA] March 1 No Spring Admission
Italian [MA] May 1

November 1

Japanese [MA] April 15

November 1

Museum Studies [MA] February 1 No Spring Admission
Music [MA] April 1

October 15

Music [MM] April 1

October 15

Philosophy [MA] Extended: June 15 December 15
Political Science [MA] April 1

November 1

Spanish [MA] April 1

October 1

Theatre Arts (Design) [MFA] March 15

October 15

Women and Gender Studies [MA] February 1 No Spring Admission
Science and Engineering Fall Deadlines Spring Deadlines
Biology (Cell & Molecular Biology) [MS] Extended: February 15 No Spring Admission
Biology (Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation Biology) [MS] Extended: February 15 No Spring Admission
Biology (Marine Biology) [MS] Extended: February 15 No Spring Admission
Biology (Microbiology) [MS] Extended: February 15 No Spring Admission
Biology (Physiology & Behavioral Biology) [MS] Extended: February 15 No Spring Admission
Biomedical Science (Biotechnology) [MS] Extended: February 15 No Spring Admission
Biomedical Science (Stem Cell Science) [MS] Extended: February 15 No Spring Admission
Chemistry [MS] March 1

November 1

Chemistry (Biochemistry) [MS] March 1

November 1

Computer Science [MS] March 1 October 1
Computer Science (Computing and Business) [MS] March 1 October 1
Computer Science (Computing for Life Sciences) [MS] March 1 October 1
Computer Science (Software Engineering) [MS] March 1 October 1
Earth & Climate Sciences [MS] February 15

November 1

Engineering (Embedded Electrical and Computer Systems) [MS] May 1 November 1
Engineering (Energy Systems) [MS] May 1 November 1
Engineering (Structural / Earthquake Engineering) [MS] May 1 November 1
Geographic Information Science [MS] March 1

October 1

Geography [MA] March 1

October 1

Geography (Resource Mgmt & Environmental Planning) [MA] March 1

October 1

Geosciences [MS] February 15

November 1

Marine Science [MS] Extended: February 15

No Spring Admission

Mathematics [MA] March 1

October 1

Physics [MS] Extended: May 15

November 1

Physics (Astronomy) [MS] Extended: May 15

November 1

Psychology (Clinical Psychology) [MS] February 1 No Spring Admission
Psychology (Developmental Psychology) [MA] February 1

No Spring Admission

Psychology (Industrial / Organizational Psychology) [MS] February 1 No Spring Admission
Psychology (Mind, Brain, and Behavior) [MA] February 1 No Spring Admission
Psychology (School Psychology) [MS] February 1 No Spring Admission
Psychology (Social Psychology) [MA] February 1 No Spring Admission
Credential Programs Fall Deadlines Spring Deadlines
Administrative Services Credential Contact Department

No Spring Admission

Clinical Rehabilitation Credential (Orientation & Mobility) Contact Department

October 15

Designated Subjects Credential May 1

No Spring Admission

Multiple Subject Credential (Apply through Elementary Ed. MA) Extended: April 1 November 1
Pupil Personnel Services: School Counseling Credential January 15 No Spring Admission
Reading & Language Arts Specialist Credential May 1

November 1

Single Subject Credential (Apply through Secondary Ed. MA) February 15 No Spring Admission
Special Education Credential Contact Department Contact Department
Special Education Autism Spectrum Added Auth. Credential Contact Department

Contact Department

Special Education Orthopedically Impaired Added Auth. Credential Contact Department

Contact Department

Speech Language Pathology Service Credential Contact Department

No Spring Admission

Certificate Programs Fall Deadlines Spring Deadlines
Autism Spectrum February 1

October 15

Clinical Laboratory Science January 7 Contact Department
Conflict Resolution * May 1 November 1
Dietetics Contact Department No Spring Admission
Early Childhood Special Education February 1

October 15

Family Nurse Practitioner February 15 No Spring Admission
Genetic Engineering February 1 No Spring Admission
Immigrant Literacies May 1 November 1
Reading May 1 No Spring Admission
Teaching Critical Thinking May 1

November 1

Teaching of Composition May 1

November 1

Teaching Post-Secondary Reading May 1

November 1

Technical and Professional Writing * May 1

November 1

Training Systems Development May 1

November 1

Youth and Human Services Nonprofit Administration * May 1

November 1

* Please note: The certificates in Conflict Resolution and Technical and Professional Writing are undergraduate certificate programs open to postbaccalaureate students. Apply using the Graduate Online Application.
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