366
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

San Jose State University / College of Science is located in San Jose, CA, in an urban setting.

Departments & Programs

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Biological sciences
Master of Science (MS) Biological sciences Ecology and evolution
Master of Science (MS) Biological sciences Molecular biology and microbiology
Master of Science (MS) Biological sciences Physiology
Master of Science (MS) Computer science
Master of Science (MS) Marine science
Master of Science (MS) Medical products development management
Master of Science (MS) Chemistry
Master of Science (MS) Mathematics
Master of Science (MS) Meteorology
Master of Biotechnology (MBT) Biotechnology
Master of Arts (MA) Chemistry
Master of Science (MS) Bioinformatics
Master of Arts (MA) Mathematics Mathematics education
Master of Science (MS) Geology
Master of Science (MS) Statistics
Master of Science (MS) Physics Physics
Master of Science (MS) Physics Modern optics
Master of Science (MS) Physics Computational physics

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 196

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Directed reading, colloquium, project, writing project, statistical consulting

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,156
Applied
297
Accepted
179
Enrolled
26%

Applying

55
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st February 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards April 28
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

366
Total Graduate Students
57%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
42%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.38%
Black or African American 1.09%
White or Caucasian 26%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 21.31%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.27%
Two or more races 6.83%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (51%)
Female (48%)

Faculty

103
Total faculty
Full-time (78)
Part-time (25)
Male (63)
Female (40)

Location & Contact

Address One Washington Square
San Jose, CA  95192-0099
United States
Contact Dr. Michael Kaufman
Dean
Email: michael.kaufman@sjsu.edu
Phone: 408-924-4800
Fax: 408-924-4815