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EDD 2019 Recognition Ceremony

 
 
 

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

 

 
 
 

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.

 

 About the Program

 

 Learn More & Apply

 

 
 
 

Class Meeting Dates for Fall and Spring

  • Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Sunday: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Spring Launch: 1/23, 9am-4pm
Classes:
Session 1. 1/30, 1/31
Session 2. 2/13, 2/14 (President’s Day weekend)
Session 3. 2/27, 2/28
Session 4. 3/13, 3/14
Session 5. 3/27, 3/28 (Passover & Palm Sunday and end of SFSU Spring Break)
* 4/9-4/12, AERA Conf. Orlando, Fl.
Session 6. 4/17, 4/18 (Ramadan)
Session 7. 5/1, 5/2 (Research Symposium Sunday, 5/2 9am-6pm) (Ramadan)
Session 8. 5/15, 5/16
*EDDL Graduation: Sunday, 5/22

*Orientation: 6/12, (Tentative)
Classes:
Session 1. 6/5, 6/6
Session 2. 6/19, 6/20
Session 3. 6/26, 6/27 (Back to back due to 7/4 holiday)
Session 4. 7/10, 7/11
Session 5. 7/24, 7/25

*Launch: 8/21, 9am-4pm (Tentative)
Classes:
Session 6. 8/28, 8/29
Session 7. 9/11, 9/12
Session 8. 9/25, 9/26
Session 9. 10/9, 10/10
Session 10. 10/23, 10/24
Session 11. 11/6, 11/7
Session 12. 11/20, 11/21
*11/22-11/28 Fall Recess
Session 13. 12/4, 12/15

*Launch: 1/15, 9am-4pm (Tentative)
Classes:
Session 1. 1/22, 1/23
Session 2. 2/5, 2/6
Session 3. 2/19, 2/20
Session 4. 3/5, 3/6
Session 5. 3/19, 3/20
*SF State Spring Break 3/21-3/27 (Tentative)
Session 6. 4/2, 4/3
Session 7. 4/16, 4/17 (Research Symposium Sunday, 9am-6pm)
* 4/22-4/25, AERA Conf. San Diego, CA.
Session 8. 5/7, 5/8 (Longer break between sessions)
*EdD Recognition Ceremony Saturday, 5/14 2022


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