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 2016 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 Education, Online Teaching and Learning

Online Part time 15 months September 2016 USA Hayward

The California State University, East Bay Master of Science in Education, Option in Online Teaching and Learning (MS-OTL) meets the needs of university and college faculty, K-12 teachers, [+]

MS in Education, Online Teaching and LearningThe California State University, East Bay Master of Science in Education, Option in Online Teaching and Learning (MS-OTL) meets the needs of university and college faculty, K-12 teachers, corporate and military trainers, educational administrators, curriculum designers, technical support staff, and others who design, implement, and teach online courses.Accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), the program is one of the most comprehensive online teaching and learning training programs offered in the world and students who take advantage of it will become experts in the pedagogy of online instruction. Students who opt for the certificate program can apply those courses toward the master's program. Both are offered online.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 every project and should expect to spend 10-12 hours or more per week on each class. They 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.... [-]


MS in Educational Leadership

Online Part time 18 months September 2016 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.... [-]


MS in Health Care Administration Online

Online Part time 18 months September 2016 USA Hayward

The Online MS in Health Care Administration program has been designed to provide working health care professionals with the knowledge, skill sets, and abilities needed to be effective health care administrators and managers. [+]

MS in Health Care Administration OnlineThe Online MS in Health Care Administration program has been designed to provide working health care professionals with the knowledge, skill sets, and abilities needed to be effective health care administrators and managers. Health care delivery is undergoing rapid growth and change in the U.S., a change that has accelerated in the 21st century. As a result, the responsibilities of health care administrators and managers are continuously being redefined. In this dynamic environment, organizations must manage for continuous improvement and maintain flexibility to respond to the latest challenges. This underscores the constant need for health care professionals to keep pace with new knowledge and gain new skills.The Online MS in Health Care Administration program seeks to develop professionals who understand how to manage non-profit, for-profit, and voluntary health care organizations in effective and innovative ways and who can help health care organizations successfully meet the challenges of a rapidly changing environment. Students in the MS in Health Care Administration program acquire the analytical skills needed to explore new models of health care delivery and organizational design. They also develop the leadership skills needed to discover and implement creative solutions to problems in the current health care system.... [-]