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SOE Masters Programs

How to Apply

Thank you for your interest in applying to one of our Masters programs within the School of Education at CSUSM. To be considered for Fall 2020 admissions, applicants must submit the online Cal State Apply application by May 31, 2020 along with the $70 application fee.

The Cal State Apply application will include the standard University requirements as well as the School of Education requisite materials that will determine your eligibility for the program. Note: You will no longer need to submit a separate supplemental application.

For Fall 2020, we will be accepting applications for the following programs:

Before starting your application, please throughly review the program's Step-by-Step Cal State Apply Guide to ensure that your application will be complete.

Admissions decisions will be sent out before the end of June 2020. If you have any questions prior to then, please contact Nam Nguyen at

For admissions information and deadlines regarding our 100% online MA Educational Administration program or 100% online MA Reading, Language and Literacy, please visit the Extended Learning Website.


Initial Credential Programs

Admissions for Fall 2020 are now open!

SOE Masters Programs

Fall 2020 Admissions for MA-Education and the MA-Special Education programs open January 15th and closes May 31st.