Student Resources


general resources

  • Graduate Student HandbookPDF File Opens in new window  
    Graduate Handbook for MSIDT students. 
  • Cal State Apply Guide PDF File Opens in new window
    A how-to guide which helps  applicants nagivate the Cal State Apply website and correctly select the MSIDT program.
  • Admissions ChecklistPDF File Opens in new window
    A checklist for students applying to the program to make sure they have everything turned in. Printable versionPDF File Opens in new window also available. 
  • Post-Info Session Resource PDF File Opens in new window
    Resource worksheet for those that attended the info sessions. Includes contact information and other helpful links
  • Registration GuidePDF File Opens in new window
    A step-by-step guide for our students to use in order to successfully enroll in classes.
  • MSIDT BrochureOpens in new window
    The MSIDT program brochure, which highlights the program overview, faculty information, and alumni testimonials!
  • Information TechnologyOpens in new window  
    Graduate students have access to many campus resources. Free software is provided by the university to students. To view the types of software available, please visit the Information Technology website, linked above.
  • Pollak Library Citation GuidesOpens in new window  
    The Pollak Library is a wonderful source of resources, providing guides for citation. Here you will find citation guides for APA, the current citation style the MSIDT program uses. Please visit Pollak Library's website to see citation guides and other helpful resources. 
  • Graduate Student CenterOpens in new window  
    The Graduate Student Center is a recently remodeled center that is available to all graduate students. There are graduate advisers, workshops, and group study areas available in the Graduate Student Center. To view the hours and location, please visit their website, linked above. 


 Funding Resources

  • Graduate Student Funding ResourcesOpens in new window
    There are many grants and scholarships available to graduate students. The Office of Graduate Studies provides links to these available resources. Please visit their website, linked above, to determine funding options.
  • Office of Financial Aid
    In addition to the Office of Graduate Studies providing resources, matriculated students can also apply for financial aid through the Office of Financial Aid. 
  • Tuition and FeesOpens in new window
    The Student Business Services office frequently updates their website on tuition and fees. When looking at fees, please look at the "Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate" box. 


Professional Development

  •  CSUF Career CenterOpens in new window
    If you are searching for a new job or a part-time job on campus, then the Career Center is your next stop. There is support for resumes, interview skills, and finding a job. You can find out about the resources available to you by visiting their website. 
  • Center of Creativity and Critical ThinkingOpens in new window
    Hosted on the CSUF campus is the Center for Creativity and Critical Thinking. This resource provides technology workshops and sponsors a "Teaching with Technology" conference that includes instructional design. Please visit the website and explore its resources. Please also check the events pageOpens in new window for updates about the Technology conference!



Alumni Connections

We are proud of our exceptional alumni and share their success stories with you. We host featured alumni stories on our Linked In and Facebook pages. Please visit our social media pages to read about the amazing work of our alumni. We host alumni networking events, Q & A with alumni webinars, professional development webinars, and job announcements. MSIDT Alumni are available to help with career advice, interview skills, and networking.

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