Admission to Office of Graduate Studies & MA in Education

If you are new to CSU, Chico, have been out of school for a semester or more, or are graduating at the end of the semester, you must apply for admission to the University. View complete instructions for the admission process at the Office of Graduate Studies.  You are required to hold an acceptable baccalaureate degree and have a Grade Point Average of 2.75 for your last 60 semester units and 3.0 for your last 30 semester units in order to be accepted for admission. If your GPA is below either of these, inquire at the School of Education about the GPA appeal process.

RiSE applicants for June 2018 (Single Subject with MA Pathway): Please be aware that only applicants who have taken the required admission exams and have started the Certificate of Clearance process by March 1 will be invited to interview for admission to the RiSE program. 

The RiSE Single Subject Credential in English, math or science with a MA in Education is due March 1, 2018.

Directions for applying to the MA in Education can be found here. Please note that there are additional requirements for the RiSE Program. Please contact Cheryl Ordorica for further questions - cordorica@csuchico.edu