Sonoma State University

Acceptance Rate 91 %
SAT Average 1,070
Tuition & Fees $19,760
Student Population 9,459
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,905

Academic Overview

Sonoma State University is a public, 4 or more 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 2020 tuition & fees are $7,880 for California residents and $19,760 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 9,459 students are enrolled in. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 91% and the graduation rate is 62% 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.

2020 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2019-2020, tuition and fees of Sonoma State University are $7,880 for California residents and $19,760 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2020 tuition and fees are $9,314 for in-state students and $18,818 for out-of-state students.
Sonoma State University 2020 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2019-2020 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2020 key academic statistics at Sonoma State. The acceptance rate of Sonoma State is 91% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 11%. The average graduation rate is 62% and the transfer-out rate is 7%. The average received amount of financial aid is $7,905 and 58% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 9,459 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for Sonoma State University is 91 %.
Graduation Rate for Sonoma State University is 62 %
Transfer-out Rate for Sonoma State University is 7 %
Retention Rate for Sonoma State University is 81 %
Student Population for Sonoma State University is 9,459
Student to Faculty Rate for Sonoma State University is 23 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,905 at Sonoma State University.

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
Bachelor's Degree460
Master's Degree170
Post Master's Degree10

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:3,299)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,388)

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