Graduate Education

Welcome to Cal Poly Graduate Education


We support students to achieve excellence in both practice-oriented and research-based professional graduate programs that develop the advanced knowledge and leadership skills necessary to contribute to and prosper in an increasingly competitive global context. We work to inspire students to innovate and excel in their educational and professional career objectives.

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Important Dates, Deadlines and Events

Fall 2020 Deadlines

8/28/2020

New Graduate Student Registration Opens (1st Round)

10/5/2020

Final Formal Study Plan

10/5/2020

Postbac. Change of Objective (Winter 2021 Blended Transition)

12/4/2020

Working Formal Study Plan & Advancement to Candidacy

12/4/2020

Winter 2021 Application for Graduation

12/4/2020

Master's Thesis/Project/Exam Approval Form

Events

9/18

Graduate Coordinators Fall 2020 Kickoff Meeting

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

9/23

Preparing for Fall Career Fairs & Virtual Recruitment Events

Time: 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

 OCOB Career Services Workshop

10/1

Graduate Coordinators Meeting - Graduate Student Mental Health Support Discussion

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

10/5

New Graduate Coordinators Meeting

Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

10/8

Graduate Coordinators Meeting - Graduate Student Financial Support Discussion

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

10/13

Orfalea College of Business: MS in Business Analytics Info Sessions

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

10/22

Graduate Coordinators Meeting - Recruitment Discussion

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

10/29

ASI Student Government - Title IX Educational Event

Time: 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Zoom Webinar ID: 83475189157

10/30

Orfalea College of Business: Graduate Programs Virtual Info Session

View OCOB Events Page

Email gradbusiness@calpoly.edu to Register and get Zoom link.

11/5

Orfalea College of Business: MS in Business Analytics Info Sessions

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Email gradbusiness@calpoly.edu to Register and get Zoom link.

11/5

Orfalea College of Business: Graduate Programs Virtual Info Session

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Email gradbusiness@calpoly.edu to Register and get Zoom link.

11/16

Orfalea College of Business: MS in Qualitative Economics Info Session

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Email gradbusiness@calpoly.edu to Register and get Zoom link.

11/16

Orfalea College of Business: Graduate Programs Virtual Info Session

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Email gradbusiness@calpoly.edu to Register and get Zoom link.

12/7

Orfalea College of Business: MS in Qualitative Economics Info Session

View OCOB Events Page

Email gradbusiness@calpoly.edu to Register and get Zoom link.

12/9

Orfalea College of Business: MS in Business Analytics Info Sessions

View OCOB Events Page

Email gradbusiness@calpoly.edu to Register and get Zoom link.

12/9

Orfalea College of Business: Graduate Programs Virtual Info Session

View OCOB Events Page

Email gradbusiness@calpoly.edu to Register and get Zoom link.

12/14

Orfalea College of Business: MS in Qualitative Economics Info Session

View OCOB Events Page

Email gradbusiness@calpoly.edu to Register and get Zoom link.

12/14

Orfalea College of Business: Graduate Programs Virtual Info Session

View OCOB Events Page

Email gradbusiness@calpoly.edu to Register and get Zoom link.

CAFES Research Seminar Series

Zoom Meeting ID: 936 2018 3012
Questions: Marnie Perry (805) 756-2161

10/2

"AI-Enabled Sensing in Agriculture": Mason Earles, Biological and Agricultural Engineering, UC Davis

12:10 - 1:00 p.m.

10/9

"Groundwater Externalities, Water Pricing, and Land Use Change": Ellen Bruno, Agricultural and Resource Economics, UC Berkeley

12:10 - 1:00 p.m.

10/16

"The Theory of Structured Experiences: Understanding Engagement": Andrew Lacanienta, Experience Industry Managemnet, Cal Poly SLO

12:10 - 1:00 p.m.

10/23

"Genetics of Carotenoids, Kernel Color, and Vitamin E in Maize Grain": Christine Diepenbrock, Plant Sciences, UC Davis

12:10 - 1:00 p.m.

10/30

"Microplastics: Science and Policy": Anastasia Telesetsky, Natural Resources Management & Environmental Sciences, Cal Poly SLO

1:10 - 2:00 p.m.

11/6

"Do Local Craft Beverages Taste Better? An Investigation into the Halo Effect": Jamie Levitt, Food Science and Nutrition, Fresno State

12:10 - 1:00 p.m.

11/13

"Utilization of Metabolomics to Investigate Nutrition and Disease": Michael La Frano, Food Science and Nutrition, Cal Poly SLO

12:10 - 1:00 p.m.

11/20

"Impact of Deficit Irrigation and Mechanical Leafing on Yield and Berry/Wine Composition of Cabernet Sauvignon in the San Joaquin Valley": Kristy Sun, Viticulture and Enology, Fresno State

12:10 - 1:00 p.m.

12/4

"Livestock Genomics: Opportunities and Challenges": Mohammad Abo-Ismail, Animal Science, Cal Poly SLO

12:10 - 1:00 p.m.

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Graduate Recognition

Graduate Education acknowledges and congratulates our award winning graduate students, outstanding graduates, their achievements and academic excellence.

Graduate Recognition