San Francisco State University is pleased to offer a Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) degree in Educational Leadership. This innovative program has a distinct mission: to prepare educational leaders for P-12 schools and community colleges who will transform their organizations to enhance learning and achievement for all students.


Dr. Macheo Payne discusses his experiences in the Ed. D. Educational Leadership program at San Francisco State University. Dr. Payne graduated from the doctoral program in December 2012.

The title of his dissertation is “The Three Commitments: Critical Race Theory and Disproportionate Suspension of Black Males."  See his story.

Program Description

Information Sessions

Information Sessions are held in the fall and spring on SFSU campus in Burk Hall, Room 321 at 6:00 PM on Thursdays. Please RSVP to edd@sfsu.edu if you intend to attend one of our information sessions.

Information sessions on SFSU Campus for Cohort 2015:


Thursday, April 16, 2015

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