Transfer Impaction Criteria - Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT)

Admission to San José State is competitive in all majors. SJSU continues to have more qualified applicants than available new student spaces. The programs listed below will rank applicants within the major based on a combination of self-reported GPA and whether the designated Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT) was completed.

For the programs listed below, if two applicants to the same program have the same GPA, preference will be given to the applicant who has completed the specified ADT.

Consult A Degree With A Guarantee to learn more about the SJSU-approved Associate Degrees for Transfer.

SJSU Degree Program Associate Degree for Transfer
Art History & Visual Culture (BA) AA-T Art History

English (BA)

English, Concentration in Professional & Technical Writing (BA)

English, Concentration in Creative Writing (BA)

English, Single Subject Preparation for Teaching (BA)

AA-T English

Radio-Television-Film (BA)

AS-T Film, Television, & Electronic Media

Music (BA) AA-T Music

Humanities, Concentration in Religious Studies (BA)

Philosophy (BA)

AA-T Philosophy
Spanish (BA) AA-T Spanish
Art, Concentration in Studio Practice (BA) AA-T Studio Practice
Theatre Arts (BA) AA-T Theatre