Graduate Admission

Thank you for applying to California State University, Fresno. Most programs require additional materials sent to them to complete your application. For more information, follow the link below to find out what your degree program requires.

  • If you're applying to a basic credential program, click here: Multiple Subject | Single Subject | Special Education.
    Advanced credential applicants, go to the list below.
  • If you're interested in more than one graduate program: Information will be forwarded to your primary degree choice. If you are not admitted to your first choice, or you are accepted and change your mind, your information can be sent to your second choice (contact the Graduate Admission Office 559.278.4073).
  • If you're applying for a certificate of advanced study, contact the program coordinator.
  • If you're applying to a master's degree, doctoral degree, or advanced credential program, click on the name below.


Graduate Program Website Graduate Program Application
Agricultural Science (MS) No Application
Applied Behavior Analysis Application
Art (MA) Application
Athletic Training, MS Application
Biology (MS) Application
Biotechnology (MBt) No Application
Business Administration (MBA)
Chemistry (MS) Application
Civil Engineering (MS)
Water Resource & Environmental
No Application
Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling (MS) Application
Communication (MA) Application
Communicative Disorders (MA)
Deaf Education Online
Computer Science (MS) Application
Counseling (MS),
School Counseling Option
Counseling (MS),
Student Affairs & College Counseling Option
Creative Writing (MFA) Application
Criminology (MS) Application
Education (MA),
Curriculum and Instruction option
Education (MA),
Early Childhood Education option
Education (MA),Multilingual & Multicultural Education option Application
Education (MA), Reading/Language Arts option Application
Educational Leadership and Administration, MA Application
Educational Leadership (Ed.D.) Application
Engineering--Computer option (MS) No Application
Engineering--Electrical option (MS) No Application
Engineering--Mechanical option (MS) No Application
English (MA)
Composition Theory option
Literature option
Geology (MS) No Application
Higher Education Administration and Leadership, MA Application
History (MA) Application
Industrial Technology (MS) Application
Interdisciplinary Studies (MA, MS) Application
Kinesiology (MA) Application
Linguistics (MA)
Teaching English as a Second Language option
Marriage, Family & Child Counseling Application
Mathematics (MA) No Application
Music (MA)
Music Education option
Performance option
No Application
Nursing (DNP) Application
Nursing (MS)
Adult-Gero Clinical Nurse Specialist
Pediatric Clinical Nurse Specialist
Primary Care/Nurse Practitioner
Physical Therapy (DPT)
Physics (MS) Application
Plant Science (MS) Application
Psychology (MA) Application
Public Administration (MPA) Application
Public Health (MPH)
Health Promotion option
School Psychology (Ed.S.) Application
Social Work (MSW) Application
Spanish (MA) Application
Speech-Language Pathology Application
Special Education (MA) Application
Teaching (Online) (MA) Application
Viticulture and Enology (MS)  No Application
Water Resource Management (MS) Online Application

If you have any questions about your university application, contact the University Admissions Office - Graduate/Postbaccalaureate at 559.278.4073 or