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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.

*MA - Master of Arts; MS - Master Of Science; MFA - Master of Fine Arts; MBA - Master of Business Administration
A 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
Anthropology [MA] February 1 No Spring Admission
Art [MFA] January 15 No Spring Admission
Art History [MA] January 15 No Spring Admission
Asian American Studies [MA] March 15 No Spring Admission
B 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 - PSM (Biotechnology) [MS] Extended: February 15 No Spring Admission
Biomedical Science - PSM (Stem Cell Science) [MS] Extended: February 15 No Spring Admission
Broadcast and Electronic Communication Arts (BECA) [MA] Extended: July 1 October 15
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
C Fall Deadlines Spring Deadlines
Chemistry [MS] March 1

November 1

Chemistry (Biochemistry) [MS] March 1

November 1

Chinese [MA] May 1

November 1

Cinema [MFA] January 15 No Spring Admission
Cinema Studies [MA] January 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
Communicative Disorders (w/Speech-Lang. Path) [MS/Credential] December 15 No Spring Admission
Comparative Literature [MA] May 1 No Spring Admission
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
Counseling [MS] January 15 No Spring Admission
Counseling (Marriage, Family & Child Counseling) [MS] January 15 No Spring Admission
Counseling (Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling) [MS] Extended: July 1 No Spring Admission
Creative Writing [MFA] January 15 No Spring Admission
D Fall Deadlines Spring Deadlines
Drama [MA] May 1

October 15

E Fall Deadlines Spring Deadlines
Earth & Climate Sciences [MS] February 15

November 1

Economics [MA] May 1

No Spring Admission

Education (Adult Education) [MA] May 1

November 1

Education (Early Childhood Education) [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 (Multiple 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
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
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
Ethnic Studies [MA] February 1 No Spring Admission
F Fall Deadlines Spring Deadlines
Family & Consumer Sciences [MA] April 1

November 1

French [MA] May 1

November 1

G Fall Deadlines Spring Deadlines
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

German [MA] May 1

November 1

Gerontology [MA] Extended: June 15 Extended: December 15
H Fall Deadlines Spring Deadlines
History[MA] February 15

October 15

Humanities [MA] April 15 November 1
I Fall Deadlines Spring Deadlines
Industrial Arts [MA] March 1

No Spring Admission

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

November 1

J Fall Deadlines Spring Deadlines
Japanese [MA] April 15

November 1

K Fall Deadlines Spring Deadlines
Kinesiology [MS] May 1

November 1

M Fall Deadlines Spring Deadlines
Marine Science [MS] Extended: February 15

No Spring Admission

Mathematics [MA] March 1

October 1

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

October 15

Music [MM] April 1

October 15

N Fall Deadlines Spring Deadlines
Nursing (Entry Level/Generic Non-RN MSN) [MS] February 1 No Spring Admission
Nursing (RN-MSN) [MS] February 1 No Spring Admission
Nursing (RN-MSN) Stanford Cohort program [MS] Extended: May 1 No Spring Admission
Nursing (Family Nurse Practitioner) [MS] February 1 No Spring Admission
P Fall Deadlines Spring Deadlines
Philosophy [MA] June 15 January 15
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

Physics [MS] Extended: May 15

November 1

Physics(Astronomy) [MS] Extended: May 15

November 1

Political Science [MA] April 1

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
Public Administration [MPA] April 1 November 1
Public Health [MPH] February 1 No Spring Admission
R Fall Deadlines Spring Deadlines
Recreation, Parks, & Tourism [MA] Extended: May 1 No Spring Admission
S Fall Deadlines Spring Deadlines
Sexuality Studies [MA] Extended: April 1 No Spring Admission
Social Work [MSW] December 15 No Spring Admission
Spanish [MA] April 1

October 1

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

T Fall Deadlines Spring Deadlines
Theatre Arts (Design) [MFA] March 15

October 15

W Fall Deadlines Spring Deadlines
Women and Gender Studies [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) March 1 No Spring Admission
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 Services 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 1 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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