Master of Arts: Multicultural Education


The Graduate and Professional Studies program offers a Master of Arts degree in Education - Multicultural Education. The program invites all prospective students with a commitment to working with low-income, culturally and linguistically diverse students to consider the MA after a careful review of admissions requirements and procedures. Students who are admitted to the MA program proceed through the program in a cohort, with pre-programmed course offerings and experiences.

Career Information

The curriculum develops student’s pedagogical, analytical, and planning skills in order to prepare them to operate effectively in the development, implementation and analysis of educational policies and programs affecting the academic lives of low income, and culturally and linguistically diverse K-12 students.


Admission as a classified graduate student in Multicultural Education requires:

  • A baccalaureate degree;
  • A minimum 2.5 GPA in the last 60 units;
  • Proficiency in written English composition as demonstrated either by passing the Sac State Writing Proficiency Exam or equivalent, or passing EDGR 260 with a B or better;
  • Letters of recommendation;
  • Interview.

Refer to the catalog for detailed admission and academic requirements.

Course Listing

Review the courses required to complete the degree.


Albert Lozano
(916) 278-6864
Eureka Hall 408

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