Fielding Graduate University

Santa Barbara, CA

Brief Description

Here at Fielding Graduate University, we are different from other graduate schools. Taking a multidisciplinary, principles-centered, values-based, and inclusive approach to leadership and practice, we prize process along with effective outcomes. Whether our graduates become psychologists, educators, organizational development consultants, coaches, or practitioners, they acknowledge the evolutionary nature and interconnectedness of solving today’s problems. Leadership competencies, such as being skillful in emotional and social intelligence, decision-making judgement, and conflict management, are combined with area expertise to create uniquely qualified graduates and leaders in whatever sphere they may find themselves over their life’s journey.

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At A Glance

Total undergraduate enrollment: No Data

Total institution enrollment: 957

School type: private, not-for-profit

School classification: Other specialized institutions: Institutions in this category include graduate centers, maritime academies, military institutes, and institutions that do not fit any other classification category.

Campus Location

Main Address

Fielding Graduate University
2020 De la Vina Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93105-3814


(805) 687-1099


Undergraduate Demographics

Male undergraduate population: 25%

Female undergraduate population: 75%

Undergrad visible minorities: No Data

Majors & Degrees

Degrees Offered: Postbaccalaureate certificate Master's degree Post-master's certificate Doctor's degree - research/scholarship


The School of Leadership Studies (Dedicated to transformational Change)

PHD in Human Development

EDD in Leadership for Change

PHD and MA in Organizational Development and Change

PHD in Infant and Early Childhood Development

MA in Digital Teaching and Learning

Comprehensive Evidence Based Coaching Certificate

Evidence Based Coaching for Organizational Leadership Certificate

Nonprofit Leadership Certificate

Educational Administration Certificate

School of Psychology (Innovative Programs and professional accreditation)

PHD in Clinical Psychology

PHD and MA and Certificate in Media Psychology

Postbaccalaureate Certificate Clinical Psychology

PostDoctoral Certificate Respecialization in Clinical Psychology

Postdoctoral Certificate Neuropsychology


Community College Leadership for Change

Dual Language

Leadership for Social and Ecologicial Sustainability

and Innovation

Reflective Practice/Supervision

Creative Longevity and Wisdom

Inclusive Leadership for Social Justice

Leadership of Higher Education Systems

Organization Development