Welcome

 
 
 

The San Francisco State Ed.D. program is one of the few 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 achievement/opportunity gap and make learning accessible to all.

 

 About the Program

 

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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.

 

 Hear from Our Students

 

 Read Ed.D. Dissertations

 

 
 
 

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.

Ed.D. student and education advocate Charles Cole (Cohort ’16) shares his story of how education became central to his life, why he dedicates his life to advocating for disadvantaged youth, and how his story inspired his own parents to prioritize their education.