5,007
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

San Jose State University / Graduate Studies and Research is located in San Jose, CA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)
Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Master of Public Health (MPH)
Master of Science (MS)
Master of Social Work (MSW)
(Certificate)
Master of Urban Planning (MUP)
Master of Biotechnology (MBT)
Doctor of Education (Ed D)
(Credential)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 2935
Doctoral Degrees 7

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Thesis Required
Graduate writing assessment
Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

7,154
Applied
2,947
Accepted
1,761
Enrolled
41%

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 Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

5007
Total Graduate Students
40%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
59%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 13.54%
Black or African American 1.98%
White or Caucasian 21%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.08%
Asian 14.26%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.2%
Two or more races 7.85%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (47%)
Female (52%)

Faculty

564
Total faculty
Full-time (338)
Part-time (226)
Male (283)
Female (281)

Location & Contact

Address One Washington Square
San Jose, CA  95192-0001
United States
Contact Dr. Pam Stacks
Associate Vice President
Phone: 408-924-2427
Fax: 408-924-2612