The SelfDesign Graduate Institute nurtures each learner’s authoring of her/his own learning and life within a learning community, through high quality low-residency and distance education.
Design Your Own
Master of Arts Program
With a Focus on Learning, Community, Leadership, and Social Evolution.
“So much of what I have learned has impacted my personal relationships, my professional outlook and abilities, and given me a deeper understanding of who I am.”
“As I engaged with the course materials, I noticed that all topics had immediate relevance in my work and in my life.”
“Being a graduate of the SDGI is meaningful for me on many levels—personally and professionally.”
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Faculty members, Laurel Tien (Dean Designate) and Paul Freedman (President) will be introducing our fall series of Cafe Connections. Hear about some of the topics that will be discussed this season. In addition, they’ll be sharing updates about our growing community at SelfDesign Graduate Institute.read more
Have you thought about returning to school but don’t want to be stuck in a desk listening to lectures? Do you desire an educational environment where your life experiences are validated and your insight is valuable? Do you crave real conversations and to be challenged to become a more authentic you? SelfDesign Graduate Institute can assist you in an experiential journey where you design your higher education! Join our virtual open house to learn more.read more
Curious about the Self Design Graduate Institute? Join two alumni as they share their experience with SDGI on a Facebook Live event. June 18, 2018 at 2 pm PDT Just "like" the page, and join us at 2. See you then! Laurel Tien Laurel Tien is a PhD student in the...read more
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