Future Students

If you need help with admissions, please contact:

Office of Graduate Admissions
Mary Stuart Rogers Educational Services Gateway
See Building #27: Map
Office Suite: MSR 120

Phone: (209) 667-3129
Email: Graduate_School@csustan.edu

Riquel Benitez, Evaluator
(209) 667-3187


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​​​​​​If you would like to learn more about our programs, contact the program directors or coordinators directly.

Mailing Address

Graduate School
California State University, Stanislaus
One University Circle
Turlock, California 95382
See: Maps & Directions

Graduate Program Contacts

Program Name Department Website Coordinator & Email
Business Administration MBA
- Evening MBA
- Online MBA
- Executive MBA
Business Administration Gina Donahue
Criminal Justice MA Criminal Justice Blake Randol
Biological Sciences MS Biological Sciences Brian Sardella
Education MA
- Counselor Education
- Counselor Education with Professional Clinical Counselor Opt.
Advanced Studies Suzanne Whitehead
Education MA
- School Administration
Advanced Studies Anthony Johnson
Education MA
Curriculum Instruction:
- Educational Technology
- Elementary Education
- Multilingual Education
- Reading
- Special Education
- Secondary Education
Advanced Studies Susan Neufeld
Educational Leadership EdD
- P-12 Leadership
- Community College Leadership
Advanced Studies Virginia Montero Hernandez
English MA
- Literature (A.Dorsey)
- Rhetoric & Teaching of Writing
(M. Moberly)
- TESOL (M. Maldonado-Valentin)
English Tony Perrello
Stephanie Paterson
Mirta Maldonado-Valentin
History MA History Paul Strauss
Interdisciplinary Studies MA/MS Interdisciplinary Studies Jose Diaz-Garayua
Marine Science MS Biological Sciences Ritin Badhuri
Nursing MS
- Nursing Administration
- Nursing Education
- Gerontological Nursing
- Family Nurse Practitioner
Nursing Mechelle Perea-Ryan
Psychology MA/MS
- MS: General (K. Wiskow)
- MA: Behavioral Analysis (K. Wiskow)
- MS: Behavioral Analysis (K. Wiskow)
- MS: Counseling (K. Baker
Psychology and Child Development Kurt Baker
Katie Wiskow
Public Administration MPA Political Science and Public Administration Umar Ghuman
Social Work MSW
- Face-to-Face Program
- Hybrid Program
Social Work Face-to-Face and Social Work Hybrid Pollie Bith-Melander
Writing Studies MA English Stephanie Paterson

Post Baccalaureate Contacts

Certificate Contacts

Program Name Department Website Coordinator & Email
Gerontology/Geriatrics Sociology & Gerontology Meggan Jordan
Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Management Political Science, Public Administration & Leadership Studies Umar Ghuman
Post-Masters Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Nursing Mechelle Perea-Ryan
Reading Specialist Advanced Studies Susan Neufeld
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) English Mirta Maldonado-Valentin

Credential Program Contacts

Program Name Department Website Coordinator & Email
Administrative Services Credential (ASC): Preliminary and Intern Advanced Studies Anthony Johnson
Education Specialist: Mild/Moderate Disabilities Teacher Education Karen Webster
Education Specialist: Moderate/ Severe Disabilities Teacher Education Karen Webster
Multiple Subject Credential (MSCP) Teacher Education Adam Devitt
Shannon Panfilio-Padden
Reading/Language Arts Specialist Credential Advanced Studies Susan Neufeld
Single Subject Credential (SSCP) Teacher Education Derek Riddle
Jon McFarland
Pupil Personnel Services Credential Advanced Studies Anthony Johnson

Updated: March 05, 2024