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San Francisco State University has a long history as a leader in graduate education within the California State University, preparing students in 93 master's programs, an Ed.D. program, 14 credential programs, and two joint doctoral programs with the University of California. The focus of graduate-level preparation has been threefold:
- To prepare students for the transition to research-focused doctoral programs with a strong grasp of the language and methodologies of the discipline;
- To develop scholarly practitioners in professional health, education, public service, and business fields;
- To graduate students able to integrate ideas from the arts and humanities that will guide ethical interactions within our communities.
Explore the amazing opportunities only San Francisco State can offer. From your first steps on campus, you’ll be encouraged to speak up, step out and immerse yourself in all the opportunities an San Francisco State education can bring: job opportunities, internships, scholarships, community service adventures, social justice activism and interdisciplinary collaboration with students from every country in the world — not to mention the exciting experience of living in San Francisco. We support the academic and personal success of all students regardless of origin and status.