Admissions Requirements and Deadlines

ANNOUNCEMENT: Due to the devastating events in our community, program interviews and orientations have been postponed. Please check back regularly for updates on new dates.

Thank you for your interest in the School of Education at Sonoma State University! Below you will find information regarding our admission periods for our programs and other useful information regarding submitting an application.

For descriptions of our programs select "Choose a Program" on the navigation menu on the left, or select "Programs" at the navigation bar above. Undergraduate, Credential Programs or M.A. Programs. To learn more about our credential programs, you can attend our Information Workshop. For more information contact us at credentials.office@sonoma.edu, or visit us at Stevenson Hall 1078.

APPLICATION DEADLINES-CREDENTIAL PROGRAMS

Credential Program Application Periods and Deadlines
Credential Program Name

Spring 2018 Application Period

Multiple Subject Extended to October 31, 2017. Complete applications will be accepted durign this time on a space available basis.
Single Subject Open to Prerequisites ONLY - August 1 to September 30, 2017
Preliminary Education Specialist

Extended to October 31, 2017. Complete applications will be accepted durign this time on a space available basis.

Clear Induction Education Specialist Program CLOSED
Admin Services Preliminary CLOSED
Reading and Literacy Programs August 1 to September 30, 2017
Prerequisites
offered spring, summer and fall semesters, call 707-664-2832

*Open to qualified intern candidates

NEED PREREQUISITE COURSES? Our prerequisites are offered in the Spring, Summer and Fall semesters. Apply now via Cal State Apply or contact the Credentials Office for information: 707-664-2832 or credentials.office@sonoma.edu

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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  
TESOL CLOSED  
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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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.

Spring 2018 Admissions

Mandatory Interview and Orientation dates for Spring 2018 Applicants

Program Interviews and Orientations have been postponed until further notice. Please check back regulary for updates on new dates.

Interview Dates for Spring 2018 Applicants:

Please note these dates may be subject to change.

Multiple Subject: November 3, 2017 NEW
Education Specialist:October 30, 2017 NEW
 

Orientation Dates for Spring 2018 Applicants:

Please note these dates may be subject to change.

Multiple Subject: November 8, 2017
Education Specialist: November 13, 2017 No Change to this Date