Apply to the Reading and Language Program

You may apply on the same application form to one program or a combination of the three Reading and Language programs listed below:

  • Reading Certificate, Trasitioning to Reading and Literacy Added Authorization*

  • Reading Specialist, transitioning to Reading and Literacy Leadership Specialist Credential*

  • M.A. in Education: Reading and Language Education

*These programs are currently transitioning to the revised reading standards.

All Credential and Master's Degree Applicants Must Apply to BOTH SSU and the Specific School of Education Program:

  • You must apply to the Sonoma State University as a graduate/post baccalaureate student in order to be admitted to a Credential or Masters program in the School of Education.
  • Please apply to SSU via Cal State Apply for your semester of interest.
  • Then complete the application process for the School of Education Credential or Master's Degree program.

Master's Program Application Window

Masters Program Spring 2018  
Early Childhood Education

August 1 to November 30, 2017

Reading & Literacy August 1 to November 30, 2017  
Special Education* August 1 to November 30, 2017  
Curriculum Teaching & Learning August 1 to November 30, 2017  
Educational Leadership* CLOSED  
*Candidates for the degree must hold a valid teaching credential or request consent from the Department of Educational Leadership and Special Education.

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