School of Education

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:

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.

Requirements for Applying for the MA in Education

  • Directions for applying to the MA in Education.

Please note that there are additional requirements for the RiSE Program.

Contact Cheryl Ordorica for further questions -