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The most important attitude that can be found is the desire to go on learning.

Learn how you can join the MSED community


For Fall 2020 admission, MSED is only accepting applications for mathematics and chemistry. Biology and physics are planned to resume for Fall 2021 admission.


Join our community and help reshape the educational landscape.

MSED does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, religion,
national origin, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression,
marital status, age, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, or veteran status.

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Admissions Process

  1. By December 31, complete online university application at Cal State Apply
  2. By January 7, complete online MSED program application at Interfolio, which includes unofficial transcripts & GRE scores, 2 essays & 3 letters of recommendation
  3. From January to February, applications reviewed and finalists invited for Skype interview and on-campus visit
  4. By February 1, request official transcripts & GRE scores. Enrollment Services, GADP Unit, SDSU, San Diego, CA 92182-7416. SDSU's Institution Code: 4682
  5. By about March 1, invitations of admissions extended
  6. In May, entering students complete UCSD application


Have a question? Reach out.

Joanne Lobato

Joanne Lobato

SDSU Director

Deb Escamilla

Deb Escamilla

Administrative Assistant