A Network of Community Benefit Organizations and Social Entrepreneurs

Hands-On Learning

A program preparing leaders for community benefit organizations (CBOs) at Fresno State, situated in the heart of California's San Joaquin Valley. Students gain invaluable tools, rooted in a relational culture with one another and the community-at-large, and engage in experiential, applicable, and learner-centered experiences to address real issues in the community.

Leadership Development

This unique leadership program prepares the next generation of servant-leaders, ready to navigate the professional world, by participating in collaborative teamwork, partnerships with community-benefit organizations, and philanthropic grantmaking.

Professional Network

Humanics@FresnoState has more than 320 alumni and works with dozens of CBOs throughout the region and beyond. Humanics@FresnoState is an applied offering of the Sociology Department, housed in the College of Social Sciences, and can lead to a certificate, minor, or baccalaureate degree. We invite you to join us, if you would like to build relationships, jumpstart your career, connect to a lifelong community, and make a difference.


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Contact us:

Matthew Ari Jendian, Ph.D.
Professor of Sociology
Founding Director of Humanics
California State University, Fresno


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