Admission Events

Golden Gate University - Ranked #1 in the United States for Adult Learners

Golden Gate University offers a variety of events for students who want to learn about going back to school -- including answers to questions regarding curriculum, cost, and convenience. Join any of our sessions at no charge and receive an application fee waiver as our way of saying thanks.

GENERAL EVENTS (ALL PROGRAMS)

EXPRESS
ADMISSIONS

Wed, Jun 14, 2017 | 12 - 2 pm
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Visit our downtown San Francisco campus and speak with our enrollment team to get all your questions answered about applying and financing your education. Apply at the event and we'll waive your application for admission fee.

Lunch is on us!


Thu, May 18, 2017 | 5:30 - 7:00 pm
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Enjoy refreshments, meet faculty, learn about campus resources and find out what it's like to be a student at GGU.

DEPARTMENTAL EVENTS

Thu, Apr 20, 2017 | 5 - 7 pm
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Attend Golden Gate University's School of Accounting and Bruce F. Braden School of Taxation Open House to learn more about our accounting and taxation programs, tour the campus, meet faculty and speak to students.

PROGRAM WEBINARS

A webinar is a live meeting that takes place online. The meeting is conducted by a Program Director, and includes a presentation that is designed to go over essential information regarding the respective program. Within the webinar, participants will be able to participate in Q&A with the Program Director and assisting Enrollment Counselor, and will receive a application waiver code ($70 value) after the webinar has concluded.

ACCOUNTING 

WEBINARS

GRADUATE PROGRAMS

Join this webinar to learn more about the various graduate master's and certificate programs in the School of Accounting, including the evening/online and Accelerated Day Cohort program paths.

REGISTER FOR:
☑ May 3, 2017
☑ Jun 7, 2017
☑ Jul 5, 2017
☑ Aug 2, 2017
☑ Sep 6, 2017
☑ Oct 4, 2017
☑ Nov 1, 2017
☑ Dec 6, 2017
 
Covered in this webinar:

ACCOUNTING & TAX COHORTS

Join this webinar, led by tax and accounting faculty and staff, to gain an in-depth understanding of the Master of Accountancy (MAc) and Master of Science in Taxation (MST) Accelerated Day Cohort programs.

REGISTER FOR:
☑ April 26, 2017
Cohorts? covered in this webinar:
 
See Also:
Tax & Accounting Open House
 

BS TO MS IN ACCOUNTING

Join this webinar to learn about our undergraduate program in accounting, as well as how to meet the 150 hour CPA exam requirement through our undergraduate and graduate programs.

REGISTER FOR:
☑ May 30, 2017
☑ Jul 26, 2017
☑ Sep 27, 2017
☑ Nov 29, 2017
 
Covered in this webinar:
BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (MBA) 

Whether in-person or online, Golden Gate University's Master of Business Administration (MBA) program provides flexible delivery options with a variety of concentrations. The MBA program is for new and established professionals looking to expand their leadership and management skills in today's rapidly-evolving global marketplace. The Executive MBA offers a great option for experienced leaders that want to put their leadership skills to the test in an intensive, 16-month accelerated program.

Be sure to join us for a discussion on both MBA and Executive MBA programs led by MBA Director Mike Cheng.

BUSINESS ANALYTICS 

The Master of Science in Business Analytics is provided in San Francisco, as well as online. This program is for business professionals looking to gain an understanding of how to apply data analytics processes, tools, and techniques to solve business problems. Students should be comfortable working with statistics and software languages/packages, but prior knowledge is not required.

Judith Lee, Associate Professor and Chair of Operations & IT Management will provide an overview of the program.

FINANCE 

The Master of Science in Finance is a specialized technical program that is comprised of a curriculum focused on areas most relevant to financial managers, security analysts, corporate bankers and portfolio managers. The program is offered entirely online or through a combination of online and in-person courses. Join us to learn more about a degree that aims to add immediate value to your career and organization.

Finance Chair Andrea Anthony will review the curriculum, possible completion paths and available student resources.

FINANCIAL PLANNING 

WEBINARS

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☑ Jun 21, 2017
☑ Oct 17, 2017

Golden Gate University's Master of Science in Financial Planning was designed for students who aspire to become leading financial planners, investment advisers, or money managers, or who may be interested in one of the many elements of this broad and rapidly-growing field. Completion of this program is possible entirely online or in-person at our downtown San Francisco location. This course of study also satisfies the educational requirements necessary for the premier Certified Financial Planner™ designation.

Program Director Dr. David Yeske will provide insight on this flexible program designed to prepare students for success.

HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT 

One of just 42 Human Resource Management programs world-wide, Golden Gate University's Master of Science in Human Resource Management (MS HRM) program is fully aligned with the curriculum guidebook of the Society of Human Resource Management® (SHRM®) and is for current and aspiring human resource professional. With a variety of online, in-person and cohort options, the MS HRM program is designed to fit in with busiest of work schedules.

Mark Kennedy, Cohort Coordinator, will expose participants to the relevant challenges and solutions surrounding the professional development of current and future human resource professionals and the workplaces they support.

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT 

The Master of Science in Information Technology Management (MS ITM) program was designed by faculty with experience in leading-edge technologies to train business students for a career as a CIO, CTO, or IT Manager. Attend to learn more about the MS ITM curriculum grounded in the four foundational components of IT: 1) software, 2) infrastructure, 3) network/communications, and 4) data.

Ross Millerick, Director of the IT Management program will provide an overview of a program designed for today's IT leader.

MARKETING & PUBLIC RELATIONS 

As competition in these fields continue to grow, Golden Gate University's Master of Science in Marketing (MSM) and Master of Science in Integrated Marketing Communications (MS IMC) programs continue to provide students with a competitive edge. Concentrations in areas such as digital marketing and public relations provide students the ability to customize their education to meet career objectives. Our courses are taught by industry experts to provide the latest trends and developments in the field. You can choose to attend in-person or online.

Blodwen Tarter, Chair and Professor of Marketing & Public Relations, will discuss both the MSM and MS IMC programs with an emphasis on concentrations and the advanced curriculum.

PROJECT MANAGEMENT 

WEBINARS

The Master of Science in Project Management degree program is taught by faculty with extensive practical experience and who have earned the PMP® designation. Students will graduate with project management skills emphasizing an integrated relationship with an organization's functional areas as well as the soft skills required to lead teams. Attend to learn more about a growing field that is projected to yield as many as 11 million jobs in the United States by 2020.

This webinar will provide an in-depth look into the Master of Science in Project Management degree from the program's director, Marie Spark.

 

PROJECT MANAGEMENT PROGRAM WEBINAR

 
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☑ May 4, 2017
☑ Jul 6, 2017
☑ Sep 7, 2017
☑ Nov 2, 2017
 
Covered in this webinar: Master of Science in Project Management

PROJECT MANAGEMENT 101

 
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Dates Forthcoming

 

Covered in this webinar: Learn about the field of Project Management
PSYCHOLOGY 

Our psychology program was designed to prepare psychology students for a broad range of work settings and career tracks. As the demand for counselors, therapists, mediators, organizational consultants, and a host of other career paths continues to grow, GGU has created a program that is comprised of two Master of Arts degree programs to promote success in all of these areas. Students can choose from a Master of Arts in Industrial-Organizational Psychology or a Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology.

Psychology Chair and Professor Tom Wooldridge will provide curriculum based information for both programs, so mark your calendars!

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION 

WEBINARS

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☑ Aug 7, 2017
☑ Oct 2, 2017

The Executive Master of Public Administration (EMPA) program is an accelerated leadership program that helps develop high-performance leadership skills and enhance negotiation and decision-making strategies. This program is for professionals working in the government and non-profit sectors as current and future leaders.

Mark Kennedy, Cohort Coordinator, will discuss the Executive MPA and share how alumni have used their degrees for professional success.

SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT 

WEBINARS

Dates Forthcoming

The Graduate Certificate in Global Supply Chain Management (GSCM) was designed for the student looking to broaden their professional skills. The GSCM Concentration in the MBA Program provides students with the theories and practices to be successful in this area of modern business that is now critical for a competitive advantage. If you are preparing to advance your career with in-person and online options join us to learn more.

Professor Richard Dawe will share estimated certificate completion time, an overview of the program, and resources offered to enhance your academic experience.

TECHNICAL MARKET ANALYSIS 

WEBINARS

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☑ July 25, 2017

Golden Gate University's Graduate Certificate in Technical Market Analysis (TMA) program is nationally recognized. Professor Hank Pruden developed the program to provide professionals with an opportunity to dynamically impact their career path. Traders, advisers, portfolio managers and brokers in stocks, bonds, derivatives, and commodities are encouraged to take advantage of this program taught by industry leaders. The certificate can be completed in as few as 18 months in an online format allowing many to take advantage of the program.

Henry Pruden, Professor and renowned technical analysis authority, will discuss in great detail the opportunities the program presents while answering questions that may arise from participants.

TAXATION 

WEBINARS

GRADUATE PROGRAMS

Join this webinar to learn more about the Master of Science in Taxation (MST) evening/online and Accelerated Day Cohort programs, as well as the various graduate certificate programs offered.

REGISTER FOR:
☑ May 3, 2017
☑ Jun 7, 2017
☑ Jul 5, 2017
☑ Aug 2, 2017
☑ Sep 6, 2017
☑ Oct 4, 2017
☑ Nov 1, 2017
☑ Dec 6, 2017
 
Covered in this webinar:

TAX & ACCOUNTING COHORTS

Join this webinar, led by tax and accounting faculty and staff, to gain an in-depth understanding of the Master of Science in Taxation (MST) and Master of Accountancy (MAc) Accelerated Day Cohort programs.

REGISTER FOR:
☑ April 26, 2017
Cohorts? covered in this webinar:
 
See Also:
Tax & Accounting Open House
 
UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS 

WEBINARS

Dates Forthcoming

Overcome professional hurdles and fulfill personal aspirations through the completion of Golden Gate University's Bachelor of Arts in Management or Bachelor of Science in Business. These programs have been specifically designed with the adult learner in mind and provide generous transfer credit and prior learning experience opportunities. Either program can be completed 100% online at a pace that compliments a busy schedule. Explore concentrations in:

  • Accounting - see also BS to MS in Accounting
  • Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • Information Technology
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Public Administration

 

Undergraduate Programs will introduce GGU's degree completion programs and the resources available to help achieve academic success.