Open Classes Sign-up Form


Thank you for your interest in taking a master’s-level course through the Open Classes program at the San José State University School of Information. Please note enrollment is based on space availability and courses may be full. This is an interest list and does not guarantee enrollment. If there is availability, enrollment priority will be based on the date this form is submitted. Course fees are $525 (USD) per unit and are due within 21 days of registration for fall and spring, 15 days for summer ($575 per unit for INFM classes). Courses are 3 units unless specified. Check iSchool Schedules of Classes in the Note column for details on variable unit elective classes, and to check if there are any synchronous class meetings for the course.

Before requesting a class, visit the State Authorization for Distance Education page to search for eligibility information for residents of the state where you reside.

Two Factor Authentication: As of May 2021, students taking iSchool Open Classes will be required to have a smartphone that supports the free DUO Mobile App for two factor authentication login to the One.SJSU portal.

The webform will open on May 8th, 2024 at 8 a.m. Pacific, for Summer 2024 Open Classes requests. The form will close on May 22nd 2024 at 5 p.m. Pacific. Unless you are an SJSU graduate or an admitted student for a future term, be sure to have a scanned PDF copy of your undergraduate transcript ready for uploading into the web request form. The copy must show your ending GPA and degree conferral date, as well as institutional information.

Attn. Future Master’s Students: MLIS Core course prerequisites are waived while you are enrolled in Open Classes. We only offer MLIS electives in Open Classes, as seats in MLIS core courses are reserved for our matriculating students. If you apply for future admission and are admitted to a future term, you will start your MLIS program with the MLIS core courses and move on to electives.