The San Francisco State Ed.D. program is  focused on both P-12 and higher education.

Our accelerated three-year timeline and weekend class schedule make this an excellent program for practitioners currently working in the field and looking to take their career to the next level.

Our focus on social justice and equity ensure that our graduates become leaders in working to close the opportunity gap and make learning accessible to all.


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San Francisco State's Ed.D. graduates are making their mark at schools across the state and country, both at the P-12 and two-year and four-year college level.

Our students and alumni have dedicated themselves to improving equity and social justice for all students in California's P-12 schools and community colleges.


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Our Ed.D. students and grads make real, practical, immediate, impact, improving equity and social justice for students at all grade levels and from all backgrounds.

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