Application Process

General Admissions Process

Please see the left-hand navigation menu for detailed information about each of these steps:

  1. Complete the University application on Cal State Apply application and pay a non-refundable $70 fee. 
  2. Submit program materials through MyCED after completing the University application. Both applications are due by the application deadline. 
  3. Submit official transcripts.
  4. Await notification.

NOTE: Interviews for admission will be held at the CSULB Campus on Friday, February 24, 2023. Applicants are expected to save-the-date for a potential interview. Applicants will be notified by email approximately 1 week before the interview date whether or not they are being invited to the interview.

If you have any questions or need help with the application process, please contact the College of Education Graduate Studies Office at