The Best Colleges For Adults

Forbes overview of the recently published Washington Monthly’s annual list of America’s Best Colleges for Adult Learners, in which Golden Gate University was ranked first in the nation.

Contra Costa Appoints County's First Female, African-American District Attorney

Diana Becton, who received her law degree from Golden Gate University and is a retired Superior Court Judge, was appointed as Contra Costa County's interim district attorney and will begin working Monday. She is both the first woman and the first African-American to serve as district attorney in the county's 168-year history.

Students Recap Winning Entry to Regional CFA Institute Research Challenge

GGU students were recognized for their in-depth analysis of Hewlett-Packard.

Director of GGU’s Financial Planning Programs Receives FPA Association’s Top Award

Dr. Yeske has been recognized for making significant contributions in the areas of service to society, academia, and government.

Announcing @GGU to Exhibit at @CloudExpo Silicon Valley

Golden Gate University will exhibit at SYS-CON's 21st International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on Oct 31 - Nov 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center.

Financial Planning Association Recognizes Widely Respected Industry Thought Leader with Association’s Top Award

Dr. Dave Yeske, CFP®, Chair of GGU's Financial Planning department, has won the Fain Award, which is the pinnacle of recognition in the financial planning profession.

Washington Monthly's 2017 Best Colleges List Has Some Surprises

For the second year in a row, Golden Gate University was named the #1 college for adult learners.

GGU’s Masters of Science in Finance Program Admitted to CFA Institute University Affiliated Program

Membership in the University Affiliation Program signals to employers that the MSF curriculum is closely tied to the practice of financial management, and prepares students for the CFA exams.

Driven to Succeed: Armenian Student Continues Marketing Career in San Francisco

Read about the journey of an international student at Golden Gate University.

Starting a Forensic Accounting Career at Golden Gate University

An undergraduate describes his undergraduate accounting program and his path to a CPA in one year.

California Law School Deans Lobby for Lower Bar Exam Standards

Anthony Niedwiecki, dean of Golden Gate University School of Law, speaks about the Bar exam standards in California.

Givers Really Are Happier Than Takers

GGU's Professor Emeritus and consumer psychologist Kit Yarrow discusses a new research which claims that the brain is hardwired for happiness in response to giving.

Deconstructing Mr. Damore’s Google Diversity Memo

Economic expert and Professor Emeritus Terry Connelly analyzes James Damore's Google Diversity Memo in his blog for the Huffington Post.

Leadership Experts to Speak at Braden Lecture Series at GGU

Golden Gate University is welcoming a prestigious group of thought leaders to the 2017 Braden Leadership Speaker Series from August through December.

Should I Get a Master’s Degree in Taxation?

Eric Lee, Lecturer and Director of Academic Quality & Training, reflects on his career and the advantages of an advanced degree.

Amazon may not always have the best prices, but that doesn't stop people from shopping there anyway

GGU's Professor Emeritus and consumer psychologist Kit Yarrow explains the progress of consumer dependency on Amazon.

San Francisco is the Place to Be for Graduates Looking for a Job

San Francisco has been named the best city in the US for recent graduates to find a job by the highly respected American Institute of Economic Research (AIER). The study looked at unemployment rate, labor force participation, and how many people worked in emerging industries.

Dr. Marcia Ruben Shares Expertise on Neuroscience and Leadership at Worldwide Event

Dr. Marcia Ruben participated in in two “Ask the Doc” panels at the second-annual Conversational Intelligence® graduation program in New York City.

Labor Commissioner's Office Recovers over $360,000 for Live-in Caregivers in Wage Theft Case

Women's Employment Rights Clinic students successfully represented clients in Labor Commissioner hearing and helped them recover their full award.

Under Every GOP Plan to Replace Obamacare, Your Employer Will Be Free to Terminate Your Health Insurance

Economic expert and Professor Emeritus Terry Connelly explains how future congressional action will affect workplace insurance.

Golden Gate University -- In the Heart of the Best City for New Grads

A new report by the American Institute for Economic Research ranks San Francisco the top city for new college graduates.

Self-survival in San Francisco

How GGU helped a former student and his family survive the struggle to afford life and housing in San Francisco.

Conference to Update CPAs on Changes In Estate and Trust Planning

The California Education Foundation is will hold a two-day conference on estate and trust planning at Golden Gate University beginning July 17.

7 On Your Side: Does Amazon's Prime Day really offer the best prices?

GGU's Professor Emeritus and consumer psychologist Kit Yarrow discusses Amazon Prime Day on KGO-TV and offers advice to retailers attempting to compete with Amazon.

Are You Cut Out for a Work-from-home Job?

Consumer psychologist and professor emerita Kit Yarrow explains how self-direction and focus contribute to a productive home worker.