Programs

SF State works with agents for the following programs:

American Language Institute

The ALI provides a full-time, academically focused curriculum in English as a second language that gives students both language and study skills necessary for academic success. There are six levels of instruction ranging from a low intermediate level to an advanced level.

Learn more about the American Language Institute


Short-Term Certificate Programs

SF State offers a professionally designed certificate program, Paralegal Studies, in which F-1 visa students can enroll. Students in the program are non-matriculated, and this program does not lead to a degree.

Learn more about Short-Term Certificate Programs


Undergraduate Programs

SF State offers international students the opportunity to earn bachelor's degrees in a wide array of academic areas, including business, education, ethnic studies, health and social services and liberal and creative arts.

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Graduate Programs

SF State offers international students the opportunity to earn master's and doctoral degrees in a wide array of academic areas, including business, education, ethnic studies, health and social services and liberal and creative arts.

Learn more about Graduate Programs