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Graduate Programs and Application Deadlines

Sacramento State operates under a completion deadline process. 

Your application must be filed and all transcripts, test scores, and documents must be received by the Office of Graduate Studies by the close of business on the final application filing deadline for your department.

Spring 2020 Application Deadlines

 

Masters and Doctorate

Information on Grade Point Average (GPA)

  • GPA calculated using last 60 semester units/90 quarter units attempted
  • **GPA calculated using last 60 semester units/90 quarter units of undergraduate work attempted
  • *** 2.67 GPA in all baccalaureate and post-baccalaureate coursework OR a 2.75 GPA in the last 60 semester units/90 quarter units attempted
Major Degree Contact GPA Required Tests Deadline Supplemental
Materials
Anthropology MA

Jacob Fisher

(916) 278-6452

*3.0 GRE September 15, 2019 Yes
Art Studio MA

Andrew Connelly

(916) 278-6166

*2.5 None September 15, 2019 Yes
Business Administration MBA

Program Services

(916) 278-6772

2.5 GMAT/GRE September 15, 2019 Yes
Business Administration:
Business Analytics in
Healthcare
MBA

Program Services

(916) 278-6772

2.5 GMAT/GRE September 15, 2019 Yes
Business Administration:
Entrepreneurship and
Global Business
MBA

Program Services

(916) 278-6772

2.5 GMAT/GRE September 15, 2019 Yes
Business Administration:
Finance
MBA

Program Services

(916) 278-6772

2.5 GMAT/GRE September 15, 2019 Yes
Business Administration:
MA Accountancy
MSA

MSA Admissions

(916) 278-2895

2.5 GMAT/GRE October 1, 2019 Yes
Business Administration:
MBA for Executives
MBA

EMBA Admissions

(916) 278-5767

2.5 GMAT/GRE January 15, 2020 No
Business Administration:
International MBA
MBA

International Admissions

(916) 278-6464

2.5 GMAT/GRE September 15, 2019 Yes
Civil Engineering MS

Ghazan Khan

(916) 278-6982

2.8 GRE if admission
requirements not met
September 15, 2019 Yes
Communication Studies MA

Shawna Malvini Redden

(916) 278-6688

3.00 or
**3.25
GRE September 15, 2019 Yes
Computer Engineering MS

Behnam Arad

(916) 278-6844

*3.0 GRE September 15, 2019 No
Computer Science MS

Jinsong Ouyang

(916) 278-6834

*3.0 GRE September 15, 2019 No
Computer Science:
Software Engineering
MS

Jinsong Ouyang

(916) 278-6834

*3.0 GRE September 15, 2019 No
Economics MA

Jonathan Kaplan

(916) 278-6223

*3.0 GRE September 15, 2019 No
Electrical and Electronic
Engineering
MS

Preetham B. Kumar

(916) 278-6320

**3.0   September 15, 2019 No
English MA

Doug Rice

(916) 278-6586

*2.75   September 15, 2019 Yes
English:
Composition
MA

Doug Rice

278-6586

*2.75   September 15, 2019 Yes
English:
Creative Writing
MA

Doug Rice

(916) 278-6586

*2.75   September 15, 2019 Yes
English:
Literature
MA

Doug Rice

(916) 278-6586

*2.75   September 15, 2019 Yes
History:
Standard
MA

Rebecca Kluchin

(916) 278-6206

*3.0   September 15, 2019 Yes
History:
Public History
MA

Anne Lindsay

(916) 278-6206

*3.0   September 15, 2019 Yes
Humanities MA

Victoria Shinbrot

(916) 278-6444

*3.0   September 15, 2019 Yes
Mechanical Engineering MS

Troy Topping

(916) 278-6624

2.5   September 15, 2019 No
Music MM

Matthew Morse

(916) 278-5191

*3.0   September 15, 2019 Yes
Music:
Composition
MM

Matthew Morse

(916) 278-5191

*3.0   September 15, 2019  
Music:
Conducting
MM

Matthew Morse

(916) 278-5191

*3.0   September 15, 2019 Yes
Music:
Performance
MM

Matthew Morse

(916) 278-5191

*3.0   September 15, 2019 Yes
Nursing MS Samantha Blackburn 3.0 or *3.0   January 15, 2020 No
Recreation, Parks and
Tourism Administration
MS

Lisa Jorgensen-Easterla

(916) 278-6752

2.75   September 15, 2019 Yes
Spanish MA

Kim Euisuk

(916) 278-6333

*3.0   September 15, 2019 Yes
Teaching English
to Speakers of
Other Languages (TESOL)
MA

Julian Heather

(916) 278-6586

3.0   September 15, 2019 Yes

Credential

Information on Grade Point Average (GPA)

  • GPA calculated using last 60 semester units/90 quarter units attempted
  • **GPA calculated using last 60 semester units/90 quarter units of undergraduate work attempted
  • *** 2.67 GPA in all baccalaureate and post-baccalaureate coursework OR a 2.75 GPA in the last 60 semester units/90 quarter units attempted
Major Dept. Degree GPA Deadline Supplemental Materials 
Mild/Moderate Disabilities COE Credential 2.67/***2.75 September 15, 2019 Yes
Mild/Moderate Disabilities with Multiple Subject COE Credential 2.67/***2.75 September 15, 2019 Yes
Moderate/Severe Disabilities COE Credential 2.67/***2.75 September 15, 2019 Yes
Moderate/Severe Disabilities with Multiple Subject COE Credential 2.67/***2.75 September 15, 2019 Yes
MS Credential (Multiple Subject) COE Credential 2.67/***2.75 September 15, 2019 Yes
School Nursing through CCE CCE Credential *3.0 January 15, 2020 No
SS Credential (Single Subject) COE Credential 2.67/***2.75 September 15, 2019 Yes