Sonoma State University

Acceptance Rate 94.00 %
2023 Tuition & Fees $19,940
Student Population 7,371
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $8,052
Graduation Rate 60 %

Academic Overview

Sonoma State University is a public, four-years institute located in Rohnert Park, California. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $8,060 for California residents and $19,940 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $9,494 for California residents and $18,998 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 7,371 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 94.00% and the graduation rate is 60% last year.
The salary after graduation from Sonoma State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $53,200. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Sonoma State's tuition & fees is $8,060 for California residents and $19,940 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $9,494 for in-state students and $18,998 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
California ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Sonoma State. The acceptance rate of Sonoma State is 94.00% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 10.00%. The average graduation rate is 60% and the transfer-out rate is 8%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $8,052 and 59% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 7,371 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Sonoma State University is 94.00 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Sonoma State University is 60 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Sonoma State University is 8 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Sonoma State University is 83 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Sonoma State University is 7,371
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Sonoma State University is 20 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
20 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $8,052 at Sonoma State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address1801 E Cotati Ave, Rohnert Park, CA 94928-3609
Online Applicationhttps://www2.calstate.edu/apply
Financial Aidhttps://financialaid.sonoma.edu/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www2.calstate.edu/attend/paying-for-college/Pages/csu-costs.aspx
Veterans Tuitionhttps://studentsuccess.sonoma.edu/mavrc
Disability Servicehttps://dss.sonoma.edu/

Offered Degrees

Sonoma State offers 64 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Post-Master's Certificate10

Special Learning Opportunities

Sonoma State University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:3,389)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,878)

Veterans Benefits

Sonoma State University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges