The SF State University program is distinguished by
An accelerated timeline (3 years) to complete course work and dissertation.
|A focus on closing the opportunity gap, equity, access, and social justice for diverse learners.|
|A distinguished multi-disciplinary faculty and perspectives from six colleges within the university.|
Student learning within a cohort community where students attend class and work on projects together every other weekend year-around.
The integration of theory and practice, quantitative and qualitative analysis, and evaluation of promising practices to inform evidence-based decision-making.
The SF State doctoral program in Educational Leadership focuses on transformative leadership, social justice, and equity. Learn more about how we incorporate that into classroom and research work.
Social Justice & Equity
Accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges