Graduate Programs


San Diego

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

Imperial Valley

SDSU Imperial Valley (SDSU IV) is located 120 miles east of San Diego.

Global Campus

SDSU also offers a combination of hybrid and fully online programs through SDSU Global Campus (SDSU GC). These programs are not subsidized by the State of California and students are expected to pay the full tuition fees. Fees will vary by program. For detailed instructions on the application process, including deadlines, please visit the Global Campus website.

How to Apply

  1. Apply to the university through Cal State Apply.
  2. Submit required documents to Graduate Admissions.
  3. Submit department required materials. Please review individual program requirements for more details.
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Read the graduate program details and keep track of deadlines for application requirements.
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If you are planning to attend SDSU on an F-1 student visa, review the steps to apply.

Contact Info

We are here to help you with every step of the admissions process.

SDSU Graduate Admissions
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182-8225

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We can't wait to have you join the SDSU family!