Golden Gate University - San Francisco: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#2233 of 14,131 In the World
#652 of 2,597 In North America
#597 of 2,496 In the United States
#57 of 249 In California
#5 of 12 In San Francisco
#225 of 1,000 For International Law
Top50% For 10 other topics

Quick Review

Undergraduates
595
Graduates
1,877
Male:Female Ratio
52:48
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
www.ggu.edu
Acceptance rate
62%*

* Golden Gate University - San Francisco is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because a university has programs where an applicant only needs to meet admission requirements to enroll and doesn't necessarily competes with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely-ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Golden Gate University - San Francisco Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

1,145 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

514 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 789 (32%)
Asian 433 (18%)
Hispanic 419 (17%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 335 (14%)
Black or African American 282 (11%)
Nonresident Alien 141 (6%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 31 (1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 16 (0.7%)
Two or more races 15 (0.6%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $15,840$19,620
Tuition in-state $15,840$19,620
Tuition out-of-state $15,840$19,620
Fee in-district $255$85
Fee in-state $255$85
Fee out-of-state $255$85

Golden Gate University - San Francisco Majors

Major Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Business Administration and Management, General 1 116 85 4
Law 131
Taxation 119
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General 59
Accounting 48
Public Administration 37
Business Statistics 2 28
Tax Law & Taxation 29
Financial Planning and Services 25
Information Technology 20
Finance, General 17
Counseling Psychology 16
Project Management 15
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 13
Industrial and Organizational Psychology 10
American & U.S. Law & Legal Studies & Jurisprudence 7
International Law and Legal Studies 2 5
Organizational Leadership 5
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 3
Telecommunications Management 1
Psychology, General 1
International Relations and Affairs 1
Intellectual Property Law 1
Grand Total 4 118 539 140

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,853
Citations
10,423

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
1,197 / 1,825
Law
691 / 537
Political Science
599 / 884
Business
490 / 8,672
Economics
263 / 1,814
Environmental Science
185 / 6,209
Sociology
135 / 624
Criminology and Criminal Justice
135 / 83
Mathematics
123 / 382
Environmental Management
108 / 6,130
Public Policy / Administration
108 / 222
Psychology
107 / 729
Actuarial Science
101 / 328
Management
78 / 90
Engineering
71 / 150
History
69 / 11
Medicine
66 / 145
Intellectual Property and Patent Law
65 / 35
Finance
64 / 1,346
Computer Science
59 / 137
Advertising
59 / 424
Art & Design
55 / 14
International Law
52 / 139
Geography and Cartography
44 / 30
International Business
44 / 102
Law Enforcement
41 / 152
Communications and Public Relations
41 / 116
International Trade
36 / 99
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
36 / 1
Philosophy
35 / 1
Ecology
34 / 99
Social Psychology
32 / 620
Development Studies
30 / 71
Accounting
30 / 120
Gender Studies
28 / 28
Marketing
28 / 820
Political Economy
28 / 44
Human Rights Law
25 / 96
Performing arts
25 / 1
Biology
24 / 41

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 23 5
1992 32 12
1993 34 17
1994 27 19
1995 35 11
1996 45 17
1997 33 34
1998 19 40
1999 43 73
2000 50 121
2001 47 113
2002 43 177
2003 52 137
2004 58 185
2005 59 213
2006 58 264
2007 67 338
2008 57 464
2009 62 428
2010 80 557
2011 97 574
2012 98 696
2013 76 724
2014 109 763
2015 72 690
2016 55 666
2017 26 612
2018 13 572
2019 13 515
2020 10 589
2021 11 602

Golden Gate University - San Francisco alumni

  1. Michael Flynn

    Michael Flynn
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Enrolled in Golden Gate University - San Francisco
    Graduated with Master of Business Administration in telecommunication
    Occupations
    army officerpoliticianbusinessperson
    Biography

    Michael Thomas Flynn is a retired United States Army lieutenant general who was the 25th U.S. National Security Advisor for the first 22 days of the Trump administration. He resigned in light of reports that he had lied regarding conversations with Sergey Kislyak. Flynn's military career included a key role in shaping U.S. counterterrorism strategy and dismantling insurgent networks in the Afghanistan and Iraq Wars, and he was given numerous combat arms, conventional, and special operations senior intelligence assignments. He became the 18th director of the Defense Intelligence Agency in July 2012 until his forced retirement from the military in August 2014. During his tenure he gave a lecture on leadership at the Moscow headquarters of the Russian military intelligence directorate GRU, the first American official to be admitted entry to the headquarters.

  2. Bita Daryabari

    Bita Daryabari
    Born in
    Iran Flag Iran
    Years
    1969-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    philanthropistentrepreneurcomputer scientist
    Biography

    Bita Daryabari is an Iranian-American philanthropist, entrepreneur and computer scientist. She is the founder of several community organizations which focus on Persian immigrants in society and arts in the United States. Daryabari has provided financial assistance to various educational institutions for research on the Iranian studies in higher education, including endowments to Stanford, Pembroke College, U.C. Davis, and U.C. Berkeley. She has a named Chair at U.C. Davis in Persian Language and Literature and at U.C. Berkeley in Iranian Studies.

  3. Timothy Maude

    Timothy Maude
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1947-2001 (aged 54)
    Occupations
    military personnel
    Biography

    Timothy Joseph "Tim" Maude was a United States Army officer who was killed in the September 11 attacks at The Pentagon.

  4. Fiona Ma

    Fiona Ma
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1966-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Fiona Ma is an American accountant and politician. She has been serving as the California state treasurer since January 7, 2019. She previously served as a member of the California Board of Equalization from 2015 to 2019, the California State Assembly (2006–2012), and the San Francisco Board of Supervisors (2002–2006).

General info

Alternative names GGU
Founded 1901
Motto Civium in moribus rei publicae salus
The welfare of the state depends upon the morals of its citizens
Colors blue, white
Academic Calendar Various term lengths, from 10 to 15 weeks
Total FTE staff 294
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address 536 Mission Street
San Francisco, California, 94105-2968
United States
City population 882,000
Phone 4154427800
Fax +1 (415) 442 7807

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