Advanced Certificates

Advanced Certificates are offered at the San Diego campus (SDSU) and through External Degree/Self-support programs through SDSU Global Campus (SDSU GC).

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.

Review more detailed instructions on how to apply on the Graduate I Want to Apply web page or if you are an applicant who will study in the U.S. on an F-1 Visa go to the International Graduate I Want to Apply web page.

Department Materials

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

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2022 Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

School of Music and Dance
Campus Location: M 112

Adviser

Todd Rewoldt
[email protected]

Admissions Coordinator

Shirley Valencia-Gutierrez
[email protected]

Department Materials

Consult the department website for details.

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2022 Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

Department of Special Education
Campus Location: NE 70

Adviser

Laura Hall
[email protected]

Department Materials

Important message for International Students.

Submit supplemental documents to department. Consult the department website for details concerning required materials.

  • Official Transcripts
  • Resume

Fall 2022 Deadlines*

Spring 2022 Deadlines

*International applicants must apply and submit all required documents by April 1.

Contact Information

Center for Regulatory Science
Campus Location: GMCS 619

Admission Adviser

Lisa Dowdy
[email protected]

Admission Coordinator

Ana Righellis
[email protected]

Department Materials

Consult the department website for details concerning required materials.

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2019 Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

Department of English and Comparative Literature
Campus Location: AL 226

[email protected]

Department Materials

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

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2022 Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

ARPE/Interwork Institute
Campus Location: EBA 246

Admissions Coordinator

Kelly Sakai
[email protected]

Department Materials

Consult the department website for details concerning required materials.

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2022 Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

Department of Administration, Rehabilitation and Postsecondary Education
Campus Location: EBA 246

Adviser

Wendy Bracken
[email protected]

Department Materials

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

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2022 Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

Department of Administration, Rehabilitation and Postsecondary Education
Campus Location: EBA 246

Advisers

Sonia Peterson
[email protected]

Admissions Coordinator

Kelly Sakai
[email protected]

Department Materials

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

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2022 Deadlines*

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

Fowler College of Business
Campus Location: EBA 448

[email protected]

Department Materials

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

Fall 2022 Deadlines*

Spring 2022 Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

*Admissions priority will be given to those who submit the Cal State Apply application by February 1. Please review the department website for further details.

Contact Information

Learning Design & Technology Program
Campus Location: PSFA 361

Adviser

Minjuan Wang
[email protected]

Department Materials

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

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2022 Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

Dual Language and English Learner Education
Campus Location: EBA 214

Adviser

Tamara Collins-Parks
[email protected]

Department Materials

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

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2022 Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

Department of Child and Family Development
Campus Location: EBA 403

Admissions Coordinator

[email protected]

Department Materials

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

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2022 Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

Dual Language and English Learner Education
Campus Location: EBA 214

Adviser

Tamara Collins-Parks
[email protected]

Department Materials

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

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2022 Deadlines*

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

Fowler College of Business
Campus Location: EBA 448

[email protected]

Department Materials

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

Fall 2022 Deadlines*

Spring 2022 Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

*Admissions priority will be given to those who submit the Cal State Apply application by February 1. Please review the department website for further details.

Contact Information

Learning Design & Technology Program
Campus Location: PSFA 361

Adviser

Minjuan Wang
[email protected]

Department Materials

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

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2022 Deadlines*

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

Fowler College of Business
Campus Location: EBA 448

[email protected]

Department Materials

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

Fall 2022 Deadlines*

Spring 2022 Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

*Admission priority will be given to students who submit their application and all materials by February 15. Review the department website for additional information.

Contact Information

LGBTQ+ Studies
Campus Location: AL 346

Adviser

Marie Draz
[email protected]

Admissions Coordinator

Women's Studies
[email protected]

Department Materials

Consult the department website for details.

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2022 Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

*All application materials must be submitted by May 1 to receive priority consideration for admission. Review of completed applications will begin shortly after this date and admission decisions will be made until all spaces are filled.

Contact Information

Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Campus Location: GMCS 413

Adviser

Juanjuan Fan
[email protected]

Department Materials

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

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2022 Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

Department of Administration, Rehabilitation and Postsecondary Education
Campus Location: EBA 246

Adviser

Sonia Peterson
[email protected]

Admissions Coordinator

Kelly Sakai
[email protected]

Department Materials

Consult the department website for details concerning required materials.

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2022 Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

School of Public Health
Campus Location: HT 119

Adviser

Penelope "Jenny" Quintana
[email protected]

Admissions Coordinator

Brenda Fass-Holmes
[email protected]

Department Materials

Consult the department website for details concerning required materials.

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2022 Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

School of Public Health
Campus Location: HT 119

Adviser

Penelope "Jenny" Quintana
[email protected]

Admissions Coordinator

Brenda Fass-Holmes
[email protected]

Department Materials

Important message for International Students.

Submit supplemental documents to department. Consult the department website for details concerning required materials.

  • Official Transcripts
  • Resume

Fall 2022 Deadlines*

Spring 2022 Deadlines

*International applicants must apply and submit all required documents by April 1.

Contact Information

Center for Regulatory Science
Campus Location: GMCS 615

Admission Adviser

Lisa Dowdy
[email protected]

Admission Coordinator

Ana Righellis
[email protected]

This program is not open at this time.

Department Materials

Consult the department website for details.

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2022 Deadlines

Contact Information

ARPE/Interwork Institute
Campus Location: EBA 246

Adviser

Charles Degeneffe
[email protected]

Department Materials

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

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2022 Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

ARPE/Interwork Institute
Campus Location: EBA 246

Adviser

Caren Sax
[email protected]

Admissions Coordinator

Kelly Sakai
[email protected]

Department Materials

Consult the department website for details.

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2022 Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

Department of Physics
Campus Location: P 131

Adviser

Mauro Tambasco
[email protected]

Department Materials

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

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2022 Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

Department of Counseling and School Psychology
Campus Location: NE 179

[email protected]

Department Materials

Consult the department website for details concerning required materials.

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2022 Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

School of Social Work
Campus Location: HH 119

Adviser

Kellie Scott
[email protected]

Admissions Coordinator

Vivian Rodriguez
[email protected]

Department Materials

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

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2022 Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

Department of Administration, Rehabilitation and Postsecondary Education
Campus Location: EBA 246

Adviser

Mari Guillermo
[email protected]

Admissions Coordinator

Kelly Sakai
[email protected]

Department Materials

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

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2022 Deadlines*

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

Fowler College of Business
Campus Location: EBA 448

[email protected]

Department Materials

Consult the department website for details concerning required materials.

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2022 Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

Department of Linguistics and Asian/Middle Eastern Languages
Campus Location: SHW 214

Adviser

Eniko Csomay
[email protected]

Admissions Coordinator

Yasmine Panahi
[email protected]

Department Materials

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

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2022 Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

Contact Information

Rhetoric and Writing Studies
Campus Location: SHW 141

Adviser

Jenny Shephard
[email protected]

Admissions Coordinator

Mark Gantos
[email protected]

Department Materials

Consult the department website for details concerning required materials.

International applicants should review the Requirements by Country for country-specific information. Failure to submit the exact country-specific documents listed may result in your application being canceled.

Please note GRE Exam not required for certificate.

Fall 2022 Deadlines

Spring 2022 Deadlines

Contact Information

Department of Computer Science
Campus Location: GMCS 413

Adviser

Leland Beck
[email protected]

Admissions Coordinator

Naedean Anderson
[email protected]

Department Materials

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

Fall 2022 Deadlines*

Spring 2022 Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester

*Admission priority will be given to students who submit their application and all materials by February 15. Review the department website for additional information.

Contact Information

Department of Women's Studies
Campus Location: AL 346

Adviser

Amira Jarmakani
[email protected]

Admissions Coordinator

Women's Studies
[email protected]

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