SF State Extended Learning

Explore Our Programs

Career-Focused Programs


Courses & certificates to get your start, change careers or advance

Online Courses


Take an online course or earn a certificate online

Access SF State

Access SF State

Take SF State undergraduate and graduate classes

Global Study


Center for Global Engagement offers opportunities for international students



Virtual Open House Week

Virtual Open House Week, January 4 - 7


Our Virtual Open House Week features a variety of online information sessions where you can learn about our programs and courses. Browse the sessions and RSVP to join us on Zoom.



Graduate poses with the Gator mascot at Commencement

New! Complete Your Bachelor's Degree Online


Do you have at least 60 college credits and want to finish your degree? Starting in January 2022, SF State will offer two online bachelor's degree completion programs, open to all majors: Criminal Justice Studies and Ethnic Studies.




Ethnic Studies student

New! Graduate Certificate in Ethnic Studies


Find out about our new Graduate Certificate in Ethnic Studies. Teachers currently employed with a school district may be eligible for a special course rate.



Fall leaves at SF State

Class Schedule


Winter: Register now for classes that begin throughout the term: December 22 - January 18

Spring: Registration starts January 4 for classes that begin throughout the term: January 24 - May 20



Winter Session 2022 online courses at SF State

Winter Session 2022


Earn academic credit online during winter break. With Winter Session you can take remote SF State undergraduate and graduate classes, December 22 - January 18. Register today.



What's Happening?


Event Calendar

Event Calendar

Find upcoming events for all programs

Extended Learning class schedule

Class Schedule

List of classes currently offered

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What Students Say


Angelica Ortiz-Cichocki

Angelica Ortiz-Cichocki

Graduate, Spanish/English Interpretation

"It was impressive to see how effective the program is at conveying topics online."

Christine Miller

Christine Miller

Student, E-Learning Design & Development

"I really enjoyed being pushed by the instructors to work outside of my comfort zone."


Abdullah, Saudi Arabia

Graduate, English for Academic Preparation

"As a result of more than 50 years of experience, this school knows what the students really need."





Open University

Open University

Take SF State undergraduate & graduate classes without formal admission

Paralegal Studies

Paralegal Studies

ABA-Approved certificate program

Medical Programs

Medical Programs

Certificate courses in various medical fields — online or in person






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160 Spear Street, Suite 1220
San Francisco, California 94105

Main Campus
1600 Holloway Avenue

One Stop Student Services Center
San Francisco, California 94132