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Presidio Graduate School
  • Graduate School
  • SAN FRANCISCO, CA

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

For the Summer 2021 term, we will continue to offer all of our programs 100% online. Students will receive a 3% tuition discount as a result of the cost savings PGS incurs by being 100% online. New students who apply for the Summer term will receive guaranteed scholarships from our COVID Stimulus fund.

About

Address
1202 RALSTON AVENUE
SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94129
Telephone
(415) 561-6555
From Presidio Graduate School

Presidio Graduate School empowers changemakers. Solving the world’s unprecedented challenges requires a new brand of leaders. Yesterday’s graduate education is no longer sufficient. The world is changing rapidly, and the rules have evolved. You need a new mindset and skillset to stay ahead of the pace of change. Our master’s in sustainability degree programs will equip you with the skills, tools, and network to thrive in today’s world and lead the way in an uncertain future. We’ll prepare you for success with our integrated focus on corporate sustainability and systems thinking that you won’t find anywhere else.

We take a systematic approach to every issue, which means looking at root causes as well as symptoms. Our students are challenged to make impact assessments for all stakeholders. We put equity and social justice at the heart of every decision, and we teach all students how to think in systems and consider the triple-bottom line.

Admissions

Application Deadline
July 20
Deadline for International Students
June 15
Admissions Website
Application Fee
$90

Scholarship

Masters and Doctoral Programs

Master of Public Administration (MPA)

Presidio's MPA program provides high-quality graduate education for practitioners in the public and social sectors. This forward-looking program empowers leaders to impact positive change in climate and environmental sustainability, racial equity, and systems thinking. The MPA program fosters a community of diverse, innovative leaders who will build a more just, equitable, and sustainable world.

Applying

Acceptance Rate
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Total Graduate Students
120
GRE
Accepted
GMAT
Accepted
LSAT
No data available  
MCAT
No data available  
TOEFL
No data available  
IELTS
No data available  
Interview Required
Yes
Personal Statement Required
Yes
Academic Transcripts Required
No
Application Fee Waivers Available
Yes
Letters of Recommendation Required
0

Academics

Part-time Classes Available
Yes
Weekend Classes Available
Yes
Evening Classes Available
Yes
Poll
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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
120
Part-Time Grad Students
73
Research Assistants
No data available  
Teaching Assistants
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Racial Diversity
  • White
    62.7%
  • Asian
    10.8%
  • Hispanic
    10.1%
  • Unknown
    5.7%
  • Multiracial
    4.4%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    3.2%
  • African American
    1.9%
  • Native American
    1.3%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

In-State Tuition
$1,255 / year
Out-of-State Tuition
$1,255 / year
Students Receiving Financial Aid
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Average Total Aid Awarded
No data available  
Work Study Program Available
No
Teaching/Research Fellowship Available
Yes

Campus Resources

International Students Office
No
International Office URL
No data available  
Disability Services
Yes
Veterans Services
Yes
Childcare Services
No
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Outcomes

Average Salary After Graduation
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Employed 2 Years After Graduation
No data available  
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Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade A+
  3. Nightlife
    grade A+
Median Household Income
$208,000
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$3,364
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$2,000,001
National
$217,500

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