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San Jose Polytechnic University (SJPU) California offers Master of Science degrees (letter grades) and certificate programs (P/F grades). The certificate programs contain the same curriculum as the degree programs and require students to comply with the same academic and nonacademic policies as degree seeking students.
SJPU does not offer any part of the programs offered via distance education.
One semester credit is granted for each 15 hours of classroom contact plus appropriate outside preparation or the equivalent; for each 30 hours of supervised laboratory or clinical instruction plus appropriate outside preparation; and for each 45 hours of clinical externship or independent study.