Research and Graduate Studies

Graduate Programs

California State University, Northridge (CSUN) offers over 60 master’s degrees and two doctoral programs. Our commitment to setting high academic standards attracts a faculty of superior scholars who are experienced in the teaching and research essential to graduate education. CSUN is a diverse university community of 40,000 students and more than 4,000 faculty and staff, sited on a 356-acre campus. CSUN is located in the heart of Los Angeles’ San Fernando Valley.

Below is a list of all available Masters and Doctoral degrees. 


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Accountancy, M.S. 

Anthropology: General Anthropology, M.A.

Anthropology: Public Archaeology, M.A.

Applied Behavior Analysis, M.S.

Art: Visual Arts, M.A.

Art: Art History, M.A.

Art: Art Education, M.A. 

Art, M.F.A. 

Biochemistry, M.S.

Biology, M.S. 

Business Administration, M.B.A. 

Chemistry, M.S.

Chicana/o Studies, M.A.

Communication Studies, M.A.

Communicative Disorders, M.S.

Computer Engineering, M.S.

Computer Science, M.S.

Counseling: Career Counseling, M.S.

Counseling: College Counseling and Student Services, M.S.

Counseling: Marriage and Family Therapy, M.S.

Counseling: School Counseling, M.S. 

Counseling: School Psychology, M.S.

Education: Educational Psychology, M.A.

Education: Elementary Education, M.A.

Education: Secondary Education, M.A.

Educational Administration, M.A.

Educational Administration: Higher Education, M.A.

Electrical Engineering, M.S.

Engineering Management, M.S.

English: Literature, M.A.

English: Creative Writing, M.A.

English: Rhetoric and Composition Theory, M.A.

Environmental and Occupational Health, M.S. 

Environmental and Occupational Health: Industrial Hygiene, M.S. 

Family and Consumer Sciences, M.S.

Geography: Geographic Information Science, M.A.

Geography: Standard Program, M.A.

Geology, Geology, M.S. 

Geology: Geophysics, M.S.

Health Administration, M.S. 

History, M.A. 

Kinesiology, M.S.

Linguistics, M.A. 

Manufacturing Systems Engineering, M.S.

Mass Communication, M.A.

Materials Engineering, M.S.

Mathematics, M.S.

Mechanical Engineering, M.S.

Music: Collaborative Piano Performance, M.M.

Music: Composition, M.M.

Music: Conducting, M.M.

Music: Performance, M.M. 

Music Industry Administration, M.A.

Physics, M.S.

Political Science, M.A.

Psychology: Clinical Psychology, M.A.

Psychology: General Experimental Psychology, M.A.

Public Administration: Geographical Information Systems and Technologies, M.P.A.

Public Administration: Health Administration, M.P.A.

Public Administration: Non-Profit Sector Management, M.P.A.

Public Administration: Performance Management and Productivity in the Public Sector, M.P.A.

Public Administration: Public Policy Analysis and Management, M.P.A.

Public Administration: Public Sector Management and Leadership, M.P.A. 

Public Health: Community Health Education, M.P.H.

Screenwriting, M.F.A.

Social Work, M.S.W.

Sociology, M.A.

Software Engineering, M.S.

Spanish, M.A.

Special Education: Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing, M.A.

Special Education: Early Childhood Special Education, M.A.

Special Education: Educational Therapy, M.A.

Special Education: Mild/Moderate Disabilities, M.A.

Special Education: Moderate/Severe Disabilities, M.A. 

Structural Engineering, M.S.

Taxation, M.S.

Teaching English as a Second Language, M.A.

Theatre, M.A

Tourism, Hospitality, and Recreation Management, M.S.

Urban Planning, M.U.P. 



Educational Leadership, Ed.D.

Physical Therapy, D.P.T