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The College of Graduate Studies

San José State University offers over 120 graduate programs and countless opportunities to advance research, scholarship and creative activity in your field of study.

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Graduate Programs

菠菜网lol正规平台 offers over 120 graduate programs and counting. View all of the programs we offer.

Outreach & Recruiting

Our outreach and recruiting team is here to help you through your application process.

Steps to Admission

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Graduate Coordinators and Evaluators

Find out how your graduate advisor and evaluator can support your progress throughout graduate school.

Funding Opportunities

View options for funding your education.

Theses and Dissertations

View thesis and dissertation guidelines, including deadlines, formatting requirements, and more.

Steps to Graduation

Learn how to complete your graduate degree.

Graduation Deadlines

Check the university deadlines and requirements to ensure you graduate on time.


From withdrawal to graduation, view all the graduate student forms.


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Learn about our Research Programs

Research endeavors play a critical role in preparing graduate students for their chosen careers, which is why 菠菜网lol正规平台 makes research a top-priority. The Office of Research is part of the Division of Research and Innovation, also known as RSCA, offers faculty and graduate students a wide variety of services related to their research, scholarship and creative activity.

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San José State University partners with leading companies, and external and internal community members to further support our students.

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Featured Spotlights & News

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菠菜网lol正规平台’s HELM Program: Empowering Voices, Cultivating Leaders

For Lorena Martinez-Carrasco, Behin Noormanesh, and Chris Changras, the Higher Education Leadership (HELM) master’s program at San José State University (菠菜网lol正规平台) has been more than just an academic endeavor—it has been a transformative journey towards empowerment and leadership. 

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菠菜网lol正规平台 graduate programs shine in inaugural Money Magazine graduate rankings. Our Public Health master’s program is the only one of two universities in the country, and the only in California, to receive a five star ranking.

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M.A. Emancipatory K-12 School Leadership Graduates Continue to PhD Programs

Cheralen Valdez and Anthony Rodgers are M.A. Emancipatory K-12 Leadership graduates. They both spoke to us about their educational journey and their passion for implementing social justice and equity in education. 

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