Application Process

General Admissions Process

  • Use Cal State Apply to file all application materials before the deadline, including letters of recommendation, statement of purpose, etc. 
  • Pay a non-refundable $70 fee 
  • Submit your official transcripts
  • Await notification
  • Interviews for admission will be held at the CSULB Campus on Friday, February 17, 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.

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

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