Golden Gate University Graduate Schools

Golden Gate University (referred to as Golden Gate) is a Private, 4 years school located in San Francisco, CA. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The graduate school tuition & fees at Golden Gate University is $19,705 in average. The school has 1,877 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 2,472 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Golden Gate University (referred to as Golden Gate) is a Private, 4 years school located in San Francisco, CA. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The school is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission (3/31/1959 - Current).
Golden Gate Directory Information
School NameGolden Gate University (Golden Gate)
Address536 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94105-2968
Phone415-442-7800
Webhttps://www.ggu.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.ggu.edu/admissions_and_costs/admissions/apply
Financial Infohttps://www.ggu.edu/undergraduate/enrollment/financial-aid
The graduate school tuition & fees at Golden Gate University is $19,705 in average. The school has 1,877 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 2,472 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 72 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 59 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$19,705
Student Population1,877
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs72 graduate programs
(59 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio12 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Golden Gate University is $19,705 in average for the academic year 2020-2021. The tuition per credit hour is $1,090.
Golden Gate University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Golden Gate University offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)59 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • Weekend/evening college
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

The graduate school tuition & fees of Golden Gate University is $19,705. The graduate tuition & fees are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
The school is active, but the current year tuition data is not available. The tuition & other costs are based on 2020-2021 data.
Graduate Tuition & fees
TuitionFees
2017-2018$18,270$85
2018-2019$18,900$85
2019-2020$19,620$85
2020-2021$19,620$85
2021-2022$19,620$255
The graduate school tuition & fees of Golden Gate is average compared to private graduate schools in California. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the California graduate tuition is $21,757 (public) / $23,632 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Golden Gate University$19,705
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
California Graduate Schools$19,741$22,122
Public$11,486$21,757
Private$23,632
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $1,090 at Golden Gate University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$1,015
2018-2019$1,050
2019-2020$1,090
2020-2021$1,090
2021-2022$1,090
The law school tuition at Golden Gate University is $52,925 for academic year 2021-2022. Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at Golden Gate University.
2021-2022 Law School/Medical School Tuition at Golden Gate University
TuitionFees
Law$52,500$425

Graduate Programs at Golden Gate

Golden Gate University offers 53 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 743 students have completed their study at Golden Gate University.
Offered Degrees at Golden Gate University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree2821493
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship3010
Doctor's degree - other10169
Post Bachelor's Degree191870
Post Master's Degree211
Total5340743
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Golden Gate University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration program with 18 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Taxation program with 119 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Law program with 169 completers.
Golden Gate University offers 53 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 743 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 493 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 169 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 70 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 1 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer and Information Sciences [+] (3 completers) 27 completers-
Information Technology27-
Information Science/Studies0-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (other)0-
Legal Studies [+] (1 completers) 14 completers-
American/U.S. Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence4-
Energy, Environment, and Natural Resources Law1-
International Law and Legal Studies0-
Tax Law/Taxation8-
Intellectual Property Law1-
Psychology [+] (4 completers) 35 completers$55,700
Psychology1$55,700
Counseling Psychology16-
Industrial and Organizational Psychology18-
Psychology (other)0-
Human Services [+] 29 completers-
Public Administration29-
Social Sciences [+] (2 completers) 0 completers-
Economics0-
International Relations and Affairs0-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] (1 completers) 0 completers-
Fine and Studio Arts Management0-
Business [+] 388 completers-
Business Administration and Management78$90,300
Project Management20-
Organizational Leadership22-
Accounting29$69,900
Finance14-
Financial Planning and Services20-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration52$78,900
International Business/Trade/Commerce0-
Business Statistics37-
Marketing/Marketing Management18-
Taxation95$77,800
Telecommunications Management3-
Total493
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies [+] 5 completers-
International Law and Legal Studies5-
Human Services [+] 0 completers-
Public Administration0-
Business [+] 5 completers-
Business Administration and Management5-
Total10
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies [+] 169 completers-
Law169-
Total169
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] (1 completers) 0 completers-
Public Relations/Image Management0-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] (2 completers) 1 completers-
Information Technology1-
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management (other)0-
Psychology [+] (3 completers) 21 completers-
Counseling Psychology3-
Industrial and Organizational Psychology8-
Applied Psychology10-
Human Services [+] 1 completers-
Public Administration1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (1 completers) 0 completers-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management0-
Business [+] 47 completers-
Business Administration and Management0-
Project Management1-
Organizational Leadership7-
Accounting2-
Finance0-
Financial Planning and Services14-
Investments and Securities0-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration18-
Business Statistics0-
Marketing/Marketing Management0-
Taxation5-
Total70
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies [+] 1 completers-
Tax Law/Taxation1-
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies (other)0-
Total1

Graduate Student Population at Golden Gate

For academic year 2021-2022, total 1,877 students enrolled into Golden Gate University graduate schools where it has total 2,472 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 774 full-time and 1,103 part-time graduate students. By gender, 894 male and 983 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,877894983
Full-time774388386
Part-tme1,103506597
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 599 White (31.91%), 174 Black/African American (9.27%), 284 Hispanic (15.13%), 355 Asian (18.91%), and 465 students with other races. 141 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,877894983
American Indian/Native American1798
Asian355141214
Black/African American17474100
Hispanic284137147
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander23914
White599324275
Two More1284
Un-Known272145127
Non-resident Alien1414794
Golden Gate University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 384 graduate students (20.46% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 705 graduate students (37.56% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total1,877
Enrolled Online Exclusively384
Enrolled Some Online Courses705
Not in Online Courses788

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