California State University East Bay

Introduction

California State University East Bay

California State University, East Bay is known for award winning programs, expert instruction, small classes, a highly personalized learning environment—and a choice of more than 100 career-focused fields of study. With two scenic campuses—one in the Hayward Hills overlooking San Francisco Bay and the other in the Concord foothills of Mt. Diablo—plus a professional center in dynamic downtown Oakland, Cal State East Bay is where all your possibilities come into view.


Mission

Cal State East Bay welcomes and supports a diverse student body with academically rich, culturally relevant learning experiences which prepare students to apply their education to meaningful lifework, and to be socially responsible contributors to society. Through its educational programs and activities the University strives to meet the educational needs and to contribute to the vitality of the East Bay, the state, the nation, and global communities.

The University’s strategic planning process is intended to support this mission - to lead to greater organizational effectiveness, better use of resources, and achievement of University goals and objectives. Through the use of evidence to inform decisions and assessment to evaluate the results of actions, Cal State East Bay is able to guide its future with confidence.

Cal State East Bay's continuous strategic planning model involves the following essential elements initiated by its leadership: involvement of the University community, analysis of its current context and circumstances, articulation of aspirations for the future, development of action plans, allocation of resources, and over time, adjustment of programs and expectations to meeting changing conditions.

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Programs

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Master

Master of Social Work

Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 USA Hayward

The Department of Social Work is pleased to offer a three-year part-time Master of Social Work (MSW) Program. This program is designed for working human services professionals interested in earning an MSW degree. [+]

Master of Social WorkThe Department of Social Work is pleased to offer a three-year part-time Master of Social Work (MSW) Program. This program is designed for working human services professionals interested in earning an MSW degree. This Council on Social Work (CSWE) accredited program is designed to train social workers for leadership and direct practice positions. The program has a multicultural focus that prepares students to work in both non-profit and public agencies, and to work with diverse populations in urban and suburban communities. Classes are offered year round on Saturdays and hybrid or on-line. Students take 7 courses per year and are placed in a field internship during the second year of the program.... [-]


MSc

MS in Educational Leadership

Online Part time 18 months September 2017 USA Hayward

California State University, East Bay’s Master of Science in Educational Leadership is designed for those who wish to become leaders in education at the preK-12, preschool, adult, or community college levels. [+]

MS in Educational LeadershipCalifornia State University, East Bay’s Master of Science in Educational Leadership is designed for those who wish to become leaders in education at the preK-12, preschool, adult, or community college levels. Through this fully online, master's degree program, students will not only acquire the management skills that educational leaders require, but will also learn how to tackle larger leadership challenges.This program has an option for qualified applicants to also earn a Preliminary California Administrative Services Credential. The online-only format makes the program convenient for anyone in the world, not just those who live or work in the San Francisco East Bay Area. Students can look forward to a hands-on, rigorous curriculum in which both the instructors and fellow students provide detailed feedback on each student's work. Students can communicate with their instructors and advisors in a variety of ways: e-mail, telephone, chat room office hours, and/or videoconference. A high-speed Internet connection is strongly recommended.... [-]