Why Soka Graduate School

Students have selected Soka University for variety of reasons.  Our students are saying "SUA's MA in Educational Leadership and Societal Change has been a unique experience, equipping me with a humanistic and cross-cultural approach to education. Grappling with real issues facing education and our society today, I feel prepared to make a difference as an educational leader in the future. Everyone involved with theprogram is deeply invested in ensuring complete success of the program and making our stay meaningful.”

Additional Reasons

  • An MA you can afford – Grants and scholarships available up to the full cost of tuition
  • Support for professional development opportunities
  • Full-time learning, since we believe a good education requires a full-time commitment, with opportunities for part-time work
  • A residential living and learning experience including off-campus housing opportunities for students with dependents or special circumstances
  • A small, select, international community of inquiry, diverse in age and experience with a student/faculty ratio of 7:1
  • Visiting distinguished scholars and practitioners on-hand to meet and engage with you in your classes
  • A summer research grant providing a field experience in a real-world leadership setting