Graduate Studies

The Division of Graduate Studies at San Francisco State University presents our virtual Grad Preview Week: a series of master's program information sessions, Cal State Apply workshops, office hours for prospective students, and department specific events that showcase graduate education and the opportunities our campus offers.  Join us live October 26 – 30, 2020.

Make connections! Browse the full schedule of events here. Some events require prior registration to receive the ZOOM link, so remember to click on details. All session times occure at Pacific Standard Time (PST). We are adding new session information and ZOOM links daily, so check back regularly.

Explore Grad Programs
Philosophy - Zoom with Professor Alice Sowaal, Graduate Coordinator who coordinates Admissions for the Department of Philosophy: MA and Scholar (4+1) Program Monday, October 26 10:00-11:00 AM Details Brochure
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College of Business - Panel Discussion: Everything You Always Wanted to Know about Graduate Business Programs But Were Afraid to Ask Monday, October 26 10:00-11:00 AM Details Website
School of Social Work - Social Work Life: The MSW Program Puzzle Pieces.... Monday, October 26 11:30-12:30 PM Details Brochure
Division of Graduate StudiesQ&A drop-in coffee hour with the Dean & Associate Dean of the Division of Graduate Studies at San Francisco State University Monday, October 26 12:00-1:00 PM  Details Website
Gerontology  - Informational Sessions Monday, October 26 12:00-1:00 PM 
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Monday, November 2 12:00-1:00 PM 
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Pre-Health Professional Certificates - Information Session and Q&A Monday, October 26 12:00-1:00 PM Details Flyer
Public Administration - Information Session Monday, October 26 1:00-2:00 PM  Details Flyer
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School of Engineering  - Engineering Graduate Coordinator Q&A Session Monday, October 26 1:00-2:00 PM  Details Brochure
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School of Engineering - Engineering Scholars Programs Roadmap Monday October 26 1:00-2:00 PM Details Roadmap
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School of Engineering - SEE General Information Session Monday October 26 1:00-2:00 PM Details Roadmap
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Mathematics - Statistical Data Science panel of graduate faculty Monday, October 26 1:00-2:00 PM Details Brochure
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Public Health - MPH program Q&A luncheon with Graduate Coordinator Monday, October 26 1:00-2:00 PM Details Brochure
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Computer Science - Q&A Session Monday, October 26 2:00-2:30 PM Details Brochure
Economics  - M.S. in Quantitative Economics Information Session Monday, October 26 2:00-3:00 PM Details Flyer
Counseling - Introduction to the Department of Counseling at San Francisco State: Overview of the program and admissions process Monday, October 26 3:00-3:45 PM Details Brochure
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Asian American Studies - Welcome prospective Students; meet faculty, alumni, & current students; hear information about applying to purusing our Master of Arts In Asian American Studies Monday, October 26 4:00-5:00 PM Details Flyer
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Graduate College of Education: Instructional Technologies Program - Information Session Monday, October 26 5:00-6:00 PM Details Brochure
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College of Ethnic Studies - Open House Monday, October 26 5:00-6:00 PM Details Brochure
Psychology Graduate Programs - Open House Monday, October 26 6:00-7:00 PM Details Website
School of Engineering - SEE Faculty Presentation of SF State Scholars Monday October 27 11:00-12:00 PM Details Roadmap
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Communication Studies – Faculty Panel Tuesday, October 27 12:00-1:00 PM Details Brochure
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Design - General Overview Tuesday,  October 27 12:00-12:45 PM  Details Brochure
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Doctor of Physical Therapy Program - Information Session Tuesday, October 27, 1:00-2:30PM Details Brochure
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Pre-Health Professional Certificates - Applying Colloquium Snapshot Tuesday, October 27 1:00-2:00 PM Details Flyer
Division of Graduate Studies - SF State Scholar (Bachelors + Masters) Program Information Session Tuesday, October 27  2:00-3:00 PM Details Website
Interdisciplinary Marine & Estuarine Sciences (IMES) - master’s program information and fall 2021 admissions Tuesday, October 27 2:00-3:00 PM Details Poster
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Special Education  - Everything You Need to Know About SFSU's Programs in Special Education Tuesday, October 27 4:00-5:00 PM Details Information
Museum Studies - Open House for the Master of Arts in Museum Studies Tuesday, October 27 4:00-5:00 PM Details Flyer
English - A roundtable session with MA Literatures Faculty Tuesday, October 27 4:00-5:00 PM Details Website
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School of Cinema - The MA and MFA Programs in the School of Cinema Tuesday, October 27 4:00-5:30 PM Details Brochure
English Department - Visit a graduate class:
  • Composition - ENG 709 Seminar in Teaching Integrated Reading and Writing with Professor Mark Roberge
Tuesday, October 27, 4:00-6:45PM Website
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Graduate College of Education: Instructional Technologies Program - Instructional Technologies Information Session Tuesday, October 27 5:00-5:30 PM Details Brochure
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English Department - Current MA Literatures Graduate Student Q & A Tuesday, October 27, 5:15-6:15PM Details Website
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Counseling  - Frequently Asked Questions: follow-up to Introduction &  department response to Q&A session Tuesday, October 27 6:00-7:00 PM Details Note
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Psychology Graduate Programs - Open House: Clinical Psychology Program  Tuesday, October 27 6:00-7:00 PM Details Website
Psychology Graduate Program - Open House: Developmental Psychology Program  Tuesday, October 27 7:00-8:00 PM Details Website
School of Nursing - Info Sessions and Showcase Wednesday, October 28 12:00-1:00 PM  Details Fact Sheet
Pre-Health Professional Certificates - Student Panel Wednesday, October 28 12:00-1:00 PM Details Flyer
Biology - Graduate Program Information Session Wednesday, October 28, 1:00-2:00 PM Details Flyer
Kinesiology - Kinesiology Graduate Coordinator Zoom Q&A Wednesday, October 28 1:00-2:00 PM Details Flyer
Anthropology - Anthropology Town Hall Faculty and graduate students will speak about the department. Wednesday, October 28 1:00-2:15 PM Details Flyer
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Division of Graduate Studies - SF State Scholar (Bachelors + Masters) Program Information Session Wednesday October 28, 3:00-4:00 PM Details Website
Family and Consumer Sciences  - Master of Arts in Family & Consumer Sciences (Specialization areas include Apparel Design & Merchandising, Child and Family Studies, Interior Design, and Nutrition/Dietetics) Wednesday, October 28 2:45-4:00 PM Details Flyer
Political Science  - Meeting with Graduate Coordinator and other faculty Wednesday, October 28  3:00-4:00 PM Details Flyer
English Department - A English Virtual Grad Fair Q and A with Faculty - Meet with Graduate Coordinators from MA English: TESOL, Linguistics, and Composition programs Wednesday, October 28, 3:00-4:00PM Details Website
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Chemistry - Seminar: Faculty Chalk Talks! Wednesday, October 28 4:00-5:00 PM Details Flyer
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English - Visit a graduate class:
  • TESOL - ENG 826 Second Language Acquisition with Professor Maricel Santos
  • Linguistics - ENG 719 Seminar: Contemporary Semantic Theory with Professor Jenny Lederer
Wednesday, October 28 4:00-6:45 PM Details Website
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English - Q&A sessions with English Literatures program faculty. Wednesday, October 28 5:00-6:00 PM Details Website
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Chemistry & Biochemistry - Information Session Wednesday, October 28 5:00-6:00 PM Details Flyer
Graduate College of Education: Instructional Technologies Program - Information Session Wednesday, October 28 6:00-7:00 PM Details Brochure
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Psychology Graduate Program - Open House: Mind, Brain, & Behavior Psychology Program  Wednesday, October 28 6:00-7:00 PM Details Website
Psychology Graduate Program - Open House: Social, Personality, and Affective Science Program  Wednesday, October 28 7:00-8:00 PM Details Website
Counseling - What it Means to be a Professional Counselor in these Challenging Times: Voices of Alumni from the Department of Counseling Masters Programs Wednesday, October 28 7:00-8:00 PM Details Brochure
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English - Q&A sessions with English Literatures program faculty. Thursday, October 29 12:00-1:00 PM Details Website
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Pre-Health Professional Certificates - How to Apply to our Post-Bacc Programs Thursday, October 29, 12:00-1:00 PM Details Flyer
Psychology Graduate Program - Open House: Industrial/Organizational Psychology Program  Thursday, October 29 1:00-2:00 PM Details Website
Special Education - Everything You Need to Know About SFSU's Programs in Special Education Thursday, October 29, 1:00-2:00 PM Details Information
Computer Science - Q&A sessions Thursday, October 29  2:00-2:30 PM Details Brochure
SF State CEL Academic & Professional Certificate Programs - An overview of available academic and professional programs through College of Extended Learning Thursday, October 29 2:00-3:00 PM Details Website
Humanities - Pathways to Humanities
Part One: Faculty Panel
Part Two: Humanities MA Student Panel
Thursday, October 29 3:00-4:00 PM Details Brochure
Political Science - Q&A with Graduate Faculty Thursday, October 29 3:00-4:00 PM Details Website
Physics and Astronomy - Meet-and-Greet Panels with Faculty & Graduate Students
  • 3:00-4:00 PM: Meet-and-Greet Panel with Graduate Students
  • 4:00-5:00 PM: Meet-and-Greet Panel with Faculty
Thursday, October 29, 3:00-5:00 PM Details Website
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School of Engineering  - Electrical and Computer Engineering Alumni Panel discussion with current and prospective ECE students Thursday, October 29 5:00-6:00 PM Details Brochure
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Broadcast & Electronic Communication Arts - Information and Q&A Session Thursday, October 29 4:00-5:30 PM Details Overview
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Counseling - Introduction to our six Counseling specializations Thursday, October 29 4:30-5:30 PM Details Brochure
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Graduate College of Education: Instructional Technologies Program - Panel Discussion Title:- Career Prospects with Instructional Design and Technologies. Panelist:
  • John Bieske, Instructional Designer (Technical Services) at Outset Medical, Inc.
  • Daniel Kohn, Instructional Designer for Learning Experience and Delivery (LEAD) Team - Global Field Enablement at Splunk
  • Kate Miffitt, Director for Innovation at California State University Office of the Chancellor
  • Catherine Macay, Principal at JESD (Jefferson Elementary School District)
Thursday, October 29 5:00-6:00 PM Details Brochure
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Psychology Graduate Program - Open House: School Psychology Program  Thursday, October 29 6:00-7:00 PM Details Website
Psychology Graduate Program - Open House: Industrial/Organizational Psychology Program  Thursday, October 29 7:00-8:00 PM Details Website
History - Applying to the History MA and Graduate Certificate in History Education Friday, October 30, 10:00-11:00 AM Details Flyer
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School of Engineering  - Faculty Presentations and introduction to Engineering faculty areas of research interests Friday, October 30 10:00-11:30 AM Details Brochure
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Design - SF Scholar's Program Info Session Friday, October 30 11:00-11:45 AM Details Brochure
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Chemistry & Biochemistry - Information Session Friday, October 30 12:00-1:00 PM Details Flyer
Pre-Health Professional Certificates - Advising Session Friday, October 30 12:15-1:00 PM Details Flyer
History - Everything you wanted to know about the History MA and Graduate Certificate in History Education Friday, October 30 1:00-2:00 PM Details Flyer
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English TESOL - Open House Friday, October 30 1:30-5:15 PM Details Website
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Computer Science  - Master's Program Q&A sessions Friday, October 30 2:00-2:30 PM Details Brochure
School of Theatre and Dance - Grad Preview Week - Q&A with Graduate Coordinators Friday, October 30 2:00-3:00 PM Details Brochure
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Comparative and World Literature  - Panel on " Comparatively Researching: Current MA Research Projects in Comparative and World Literature" Friday, October 30 3:00-4:15 PM Details Poster
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Workshops
Division of Graduate Studies - Fellowship Workshop - Information Session Tuesday, October 27 2:00-3:00 PM Details Website
Division of Graduate Studies - ZOOM Letters of Recommendation and Personal Statements workshop - Sarah Nelson Graduate Advising & Outreach Coordinator Tuesday, October 27 3:00-4:00 PM Details Website
Division of Graduate Studies - Cal State Apply Support Workshop Wednesday, October 28 12:30-1:30 PM Details Website

Civic and Community Engagement Opportunities for Graduate Students

The Institute for Civic & Community Engagement (ICCE) works strategically with community organizations to develop mutually beneficial and engaging opportunities for all students including SF State graduate students! In an even more critical year for action and participation, ICCE continues to develop and provide enriching student programs and community collaborations. Join us to find how how you can further develop your skills, build professional networks to enrich your resume while giving back to the community.

Wednesday, October 28 4:00-5:00 PM Details Website

Library Resources for Graduate Students

Join SF State librarians for an overview of the different resources and services that are available to graduate students. This session will include hands-on exploration of different research databases, an overview of citation management systems, and an introduction to the various research assistance services the Library provides

Thursday, October 29 1:00-2:00 PM Details Flyer
Division of Graduate Studies - ZOOM Letters of Recommendation and Personal Statements workshop- Sarah Nelson Graduate Advising & Outreach Coordinator Thursday, October 29 3:00-4:00 PM Details Website
Division of Graduate Studies - Cal State Apply Support Workshop Friday, October 30  10:00-11:00 AM Details Website

 

Drop-In Advising
Division of Graduate Studies - Advising Zoom Drop-In Hours Monday, October 26 11:00-12:30 PM Details Website
Geography - Drop-In Hours with Nancy Wilkinson, Grad Coordinator, Geography & Environment Monday, October 26 12:00- 1:00 PM Details Brochure
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Division of Graduate Studies - General Zoom Drop-In Hours Monday, October 26, 2:00-4:00 PM Details Website
Division of Graduate Studies - International Graduate Admissions Information Session Tuesday, October 27 10:00-11:00 AM Details Website
Division of Graduate Studies - Advising Zoom Drop-In Hours Tuesday, October 27 11:00-12:30 PM Details Website
Educational Leadership - Office Hours for Prospective Students Tuesday, October 27 12:00-1:00 PM Details Flyer
Geography Department - Drop-In Hours with Nancy Wilkinson, Grad Coordinator, Geography & Environment Tuesday, October 27 12:00-1:00 PM Details Brochure
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Division of Graduate Studies - General Zoom Drop-In Hours Tuesday, October 27 2:00-4:00 PM Details Website
Classic - master's program overview Tuesday October 27 4:00-5:00 PM Details Flyer
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Interdisciplinary Marine & Estuarine Sciences (IMES) - General Program Drop-in Advising Wednesday, October 28 10:00-11:00 AM Details Poster
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Division of Graduate Studies - Advising Zoom Drop-In Hours Wednesday, October 28 11:00-12:30 PM Details Website
Interdisciplinary Marine & Estuarine Sciences (IMES) - General Program Drop-in Advising Wednesday, October 28 1:00-2:00 PM Details Poster
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Kinesiology  - Drop-In Class Visit for Kin 781 Muscle Physiology Wednesday October 28 4:00-5:00 PM Details Flyer
Division of Graduate Studies - General Zoom Drop-In Hours Wednesday, October 28 2:00-4:00 PM Details Website
Communications Studies - Live Office hours Wednesday, October 28 3:00-4:00 PM Details Brochure Video
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Division of Graduate Studies - International Graduate Admissions Information Session Thursday, October 29, 10:00-11:00AM  Details Website
Interdisciplinary Marine & Estuarine Sciences (IMES) - General Program Drop-in Advising Thursday, October 29 11:00-12:00 PM Details Poster
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Division of Graduate Studies - Advising Zoom Drop-In Hours Thursday, October 29 11:00-12:30 PM  Details Website
Geography Department - Drop-In Hours with Nancy Wilkinson, Grad Coordinator, Geography & Environment Thursday, October 29 12:00-1:00 PM Details Brochure
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Educational Leadership (Ed.D) - Office Hours for Prospective Students Thursday, October 29 12:00-1:00 PM Details Flyer
Sexuality Studies  Thursday, October 29, 12:30-2:00 PM  Details Website
Division of Graduate Studies - General Zoom Drop-In Hours Thursday, October 29 2:00-4:00 PM  Details Website
Division of Graduate Studies - Advising Zoom Drop-In Hours Friday, October 30 11:00-12:30 PM Details Website
Geography - Drop-In Hours with Nancy Wilkinson, Grad Coordinator, Geography & Environment Friday, October 30 12:00-1:00 PM Details Brochure
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Division of Graduate Studies - General Zoom Drop-In Hours Friday, October 30 2:00-4:00 PM Details Website
Communication Studies -  Live Office hours Friday, October 30 3:00-4:00 PM Details Brochure

 

Asychronous Explorations/Explore on Your Own Time
Division of Graduate Studies - GRAD GATHERING (Social Event) Thursday, October 29 5:00-7:00 PM Details Website
Chinese Master of Arts program N/A   Poster
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Creative Writing N/A   Brochure
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International Relations N/A   Brochure
Women & Gender Studies N/A   Brochure
Doctorate of Physical Therapy N/A   Brochure
Counseling Scheduled Above   Brochure
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Education (Education Administration) N/A   Flyer
Education (Special Interest) N/A   Flyer
Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences N/A   Brochure
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Special Education N/A   Slide
Department of Secondary Education - Earn a single subject teaching credential to teach middle and high school students Join our info sessions, offered monthly! Thursday, November 12 2:30 PM   Website

 

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