Master's and Professional Science Master's Programs

Admission priority and financial support will be given to students
who meet the following deadlines:


Cal State Apply Application Deadline:
March 1

File Completion:
April 1

Application for MS Program is not currently accepting Spring applications.
Incomplete Packets Will Not Be Reviewed Or Considered For Admission. International students should factor Visa application processing
when applying for deadline.



COMPUTATIONAL SCIENCE MASTER'S PROGRAM
REQUIREMENTS AND BACKGROUND

To be admitted to our MS Program, an applicant must have received a baccalaureate degree in one of the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields, with background in Linear Algebra, Differential Equations, Statistics, and Programming in a language such as C or Fortran. Applicants will be evaluated on the basis of their prior academic record and their potential for creative research and teaching, as demonstrated in submitted application materials. These materials will include official university transcripts, letters of recommendation, GRE scores, Resume and Statement of Purpose from an accredited institution. The applicant must have an undergraduate Grade Point Average of at least 3.0/4.0.



When applying to the MS/PSM Programs, YOU MUST SEND TWO SETS OF MATERIALS—one to SDSU Graduate Admissions (Item I below) and one to the Computational Science MS/PSM Programs (Item II below).

PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS
I. SDSU GRADUATE ADMISSIONS MATERIALS
  • Apply Online at the Cal State Apply site: http://calstate.edu/apply.
  • Submit GRE Scores (only the General Test is required): SDSU institution code 4682. Scores must be dated within the past five years.
  • Submit OFFICIAL Transcripts: One set from each post-secondary institution listed on your application form. Unofficial transcripts or copies are not accepted.
  • Submit TOEFL or IELTS Score (International Applicants Only). If you recieved a post secondary degree from a non-english taught university, you must submit either TOEFL or IELTS score.
  • More information: Graduate Admissions website


II. COMPUTATIONAL SCIENCE MS/PSM PROGRAM MATERIALS
  • Submit Online at the Graduate Program Supplement Application Site:
    Interfolio Supplement Application website

  • Required in Application:
    1) Unofficial Transcripts: One set from each post-secondary institution listed on application     form.
    2) Three Letters of Recommendation, at least one of which is from a former professor in the     selected field of study.
    3) Statement of Purpose

Please contact Interfolio Technical Support with issues regarding online submission of supplemental documents: help@interfolio.com



For more information, please contact:

Computational Science Graduate Advisor
Dr. Jose Castillo
jcastillo@sdsu.edu



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