Nursing at Sonoma State



CNECM Application

Open - Nov 1-Jan 23

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NEW Pre-Licensure Fall 2019 Application period:

Dec.1st - Jan 31st




Sigma Theta Tau

Fall Conference Information



Current Students

Spring 2019 FNP Dates - 10/18/18

Spring 2019 Class Schedule -12/5/18

CPOST Calendar 2018

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Health jobs

Nursing Scholarships



Welcome to the Sonoma State University Department of Nursing.  For over 40 years the Department of Nursing has been educating nurses.  To date we have educated over 4000 Nurse Practitioners, Nurse Educators, and Nurse Leaders to serve our region, state, country, and world.  We are proud of our reputation for preparing excellent, well-qualified professionals.  Our students are educated to practice in a variety of settings including community health agencies, advanced practice settings, and acute care settings. Our core values include:

  • Providing a foundation for lifelong learning
  • Practicing nursing with a broad cultural perspective
  • Developing professional leadership and active citizenship
  • Fostering flexibility and resilience for a career in nursing within a dynamic world
  • Contributing to the health and well-being of a community within a perspective of the world at large

The SSU Department of Nursing offers both bachelors and masters degrees in a variety of formats and is fully accredited by Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (formerly NLNAC) and approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing.

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850 

Atlanta, GA 30326 

p:(404) 975-5000


Student Achievement Outcome Data

Pre-licensure Admissions Statistics

You are welcome to contact us for information unavailable on our website.  Please also note the dates of our community information sessions open to the public offered each semester.  We look forward to sharing more about the department and major options



Clinical preceptors offer students powerful learning opportunities that immerse them deeply in patient care and build knowledge, skills and confidence. Learn more about personal and professional rewards of precepting. Call 707 664-2297 or email subject "Preceptor Interested"