Credentials

Credentials are offered at the SDSU main campus, SDSU Imperial Valley Campus or through the SDSU External Degree/Self-support programs.

How to Apply

  • Apply to the university through Cal State Apply.
  • Submit required documents to Graduate Admissions.
  • Submit department required materials. Please see individual program requirements below for more details.

Review detailed instructions on how to apply on the Graduate Steps to Apply website or if you are an applicant who will study in the U.S. on an F-1 visa visit the International Graduate Steps to Apply website.

SDSU Main Campus

SDSU's main campus is located northeast of downtown San Diego, just off Interstate 8 and conveniently located along the San Diego Trolley Green Line.

This program is not open at this time.

Department Materials

Submit required department materials using the Program Application. Consult the department website for details.

Please note that the Cal State Apply application must be completed PRIOR to the program application. Please plan to complete the Cal State Apply application AT LEAST one week before the program deadline.

Fall 2019 Deadlines

Spring Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

Department of Special Education
San Diego State University
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182-1170

Campus Location: NE 70

Tel: (619) 594-6665
Fax: (619) 594-6628

Department Website

Adviser

Yasemin Turan-Qian
(619) 594-4318
[email protected]
NE 72A

Department Materials

Submit required department materials using the Program Application. Consult the department website for details.

Please note that the Cal State Apply application must be completed PRIOR to the program application. Please plan to complete the Cal State Apply application AT LEAST one week before the program deadline.

Fall 2019 Deadlines

Spring Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

School of Teacher Education
San Diego State University
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182-1153

Campus Location: EBA 255

Tel: (619) 594-6131
Fax: (619) 594-7828

Department Website

Adviser

Marva Cappello
[email protected]

Department Materials

Submit Interfolio program application. Consult the department website for details concerning required materials.

Please note that the Cal State Apply application must be completed PRIOR to the program application. Please plan to complete the Cal State Apply application AT LEAST one week before the program deadline.

Fall 2019 Deadlines

Spring Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

Educational Leadership Department
College of Education
San Diego State University
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182-1190

Campus Location: NE 166

Tel: (619) 594-4063
Fax: (619) 594-3825

Department Website

Admissions Coordinator

Rachael Stewart
(619) 594-1338
[email protected]
NE 162J

Department Materials

Submit required department materials using the Program Application. Consult the department website for details.

Please note that the Cal State Apply application must be completed PRIOR to the program application. Please plan to complete the Cal State Apply application AT LEAST one week before the program deadline.

Fall 2019 Deadlines

Spring Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

School of Social Work
College of Health and Human Services
San Diego State University
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182-4119

Campus Location: HH 119

Tel: (619) 594-6865
Fax: (619) 594-5991

Department Website
[email protected]

Admissions Director

Cheryl James
(619) 594-5710
[email protected]
HH 118

Admissions Coordinator

Emily Sapp
(619) 594-1480
[email protected]
HH 119E

Fall 2019 Deadlines*

Spring Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

*All application materials must be submitted to Graduate Admissions and to the department by February 1 to receive admissions priority. Please check the department website for specific department deadlines.

Contact Information

Department of Special Education
San Diego State University
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182-1170

Campus Location: NE 70

Tel: (619) 594-6665
Fax: (619) 594-6628

Department Website

Adviser

(619) 594-6320
[email protected]
EBA 259

Department Materials

Submit required department materials using the Program Application. Consult the department website for details.

Please note that the Cal State Apply application must be completed PRIOR to the program application. Please plan to complete the Cal State Apply application AT LEAST one week before the program deadline.

Fall 2019 Deadlines

Spring Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

School of Teacher Education
San Diego State University
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182-1153

Campus Location: EBA 255

Tel: (619) 594-6131
Fax: (619) 594-7828

Department Website

Adviser

Marva Cappello
[email protected]

Fall 2019 Deadlines*

Spring Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

*All official transcripts and test scores must be submitted to Graduate Admissions by the file completion deadline. A complete College of Education admission application and all supporting documents are due to the Credential Department by March 1. Please visit the department's website and the College of Education's admission application for details.

Contact Information

Dual Language and English Learner Education
College of Education
San Diego State University
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182-1152

Campus Location: EBA 248

Tel: (619) 594-5155
Fax: (619) 594-1183

Department Website

Adviser

(619) 594-6320
[email protected]
EBA 259

Fall 2019 Deadlines*

Spring Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

*All official transcripts and test scores must be submitted to Graduate Admissions by the file completion deadline. A complete College of Education admission application and all supporting documents are due to the Credential Department by March 1. Please visit the department website and the College of Education's admission application for details.

Contact Information

School of Teacher Education
San Diego State University
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182-1153

Campus Location: EBA 255

Tel: (619) 594-6131
Fax: (619) 594-7828

Department Website

Adviser

(619) 594-6320
[email protected]

SDSU Imperial Valley Campus

SDSU's Imperial Valley Campus is located 120 miles east of San Diego.

This program is not open at this time.

Department Materials

Complete the program application using Taskstream. Consult the department website for details concerning required materials.

Please note that the Cal State Apply application must be completed PRIOR to the program application. Please plan to complete the Cal State Apply application AT LEAST one week before the program deadline.

Fall 2019 Deadlines

Spring Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

Division of Education
San Diego State University
Imperial Valley Campus
720 Heber Avenue
Calexico, CA 92231

Campus Location: Faculty Offices West 179

Tel: (760) 768-5512
Fax: (760) 768-5529

Adviser/Credential Analyst

Beatriz Wong
(760) 768-5551
[email protected]
WFO 179

Department Materials

Complete the program application using Taskstream. Consult the department website for details concerning required materials.

Please note that the Cal State Apply application must be completed PRIOR to the program application. Please plan to complete the Cal State Apply application AT LEAST one week before the program deadline.

Fall 2019 Deadlines

Spring Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

Division of Education
San Diego State University
Imperial Valley Campus
720 Heber Avenue
Calexico, CA 92231

Campus Location: Faculty Offices West 179

Tel: (760) 768-5512
Fax: (760) 768-5529

Adviser/Credential Analyst

Beatriz Wong
(760) 768-5551
[email protected]
WFO 179

Department Materials

Complete the program application using Taskstream. Consult the department website for details concerning required materials.

Please note that the Cal State Apply application must be completed PRIOR to the program application. Please plan to complete the Cal State Apply application AT LEAST one week before the program deadline.

Fall 2019 Deadlines

Spring Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

Division of Education
San Diego State University
Imperial Valley Campus
720 Heber Avenue
Calexico, CA 92231

Campus Location: Faculty Offices West 179

Tel: (760) 768-5512
Fax: (760) 768-5529

Adviser/Credential Analyst

Beatriz Wong
(760) 768-5551
[email protected]
WFO 179

SDSU External Degree/Self-Support

SDSU also offers External Degree/Self-Support programs - these programs are not subsidized by the State of California and students are expected to pay the full tuition fees.

Department Materials

Submit required department materials using the Program Application. Consult the department website for details.

Please note that the Cal State Apply application must be completed PRIOR to the program application. Please plan to complete the Cal State Apply application AT LEAST one week before the program deadline.

Fall 2019 Deadlines

Spring Deadlines

Contact Information

School of Teacher Education
San Diego State University
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182-1153

Campus Location: EBA 255

Tel: (619) 594-6131
Fax: (619) 594-7828

Department Website
[email protected]