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undergrad students

Undergraduate Admissions for Spring 2023 

Student Group Application Period International Student Application Period
First-Time First-Year Aug 1- Sept 11 Aug 1- Sept 30
Lower Division Transfer Students Aug 1- Sept 11 Aug 1- Sept 30
Upper Division Transfer Students Aug 1- Sept 11 Aug 1-Sept 30
Liberal Studies Degree Completion: Saturday Program Aug 1-Sept 30 Aug 1-Sept 30
Liberal Studies: Napa Aug 1-Oct 31 CLOSED
Liberal Studies: Solano Aug 1-Oct 31 CLOSED
Liberal Studies: Marin Aug 1-Oct 31 CLOSED

 

Graduate Admissions for Spring 2023

Program Application Period International Student Application Period
Master's in Biology Aug 1-Oct 31 Aug 1-Sept 30
Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering Aug 1-September 30 Aug 1-Sept 30
  1. Master's in Education in Early Childhood Education
  2. Master's in Education with concentration in:
  • Curriculum, Teaching & Learning
  • Reading and Language
  • Special Education
Aug 1-Nov 30 Aug 1-Sept 30
Master's in Public Administration Aug 1- Oct 30 Aug 1-Sept 30
Master of Business Administration CLOSED CLOSED
MBA in Wine Business CLOSED CLOSED
Business Executive MBA – Sonoma Wine CLOSED CLOSED
Business Executive MBA – Special Sessions Aug 1 - September 30 CLOSED
Business Executive MBA – Wine Business Aug 1 - October 15 CLOSED

Counseling with concentrations in:

  • Marriage and Family Therapy (CMHC)
  • Pupil Personnel Services
CLOSED CLOSED
Master‘s in Cultural Resources Management CLOSED CLOSED
Master‘s in English CLOSED CLOSED
Master‘s in Film Studies CLOSED CLOSED
Master‘s in History Aug 1 - Nov 1 CLOSED
Master‘s in Interdisciplinary Studies Contact Interdisciplinary Studies Contact Interdisciplinary Studies​
Master's in Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) Contact Nursing Department  Contact Nursing Department 
Master‘s in Organization Development CLOSED CLOSED
Master‘s in Kinesiology CLOSED CLOSED
Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) Certificate Contact Nursing Department  Contact Nursing Department 
Master‘s in Psychology, Depth Psychology CLOSED CLOSED
Master‘s in Spanish CLOSED Summer Program (see below)

 

Credential Programs for Spring 2023

Credential Type Application Period International Student Application Period
Multiple Subject Credential (No other credential held) Aug 1-Nov 1 CLOSED
Education Specialist (Special Education) -Moderate/Severe (No other credential held) Aug 1-Nov 1 CLOSED
Education Specialist (Special Education) -Mild/Moderate (No other credential held) Aug 1-Nov 1 CLOSED
Multiple Subject Credential (Second Credential) Aug 1-Nov 1 CLOSED
Reading & Literacy Added Authorization (Second Credential) Aug 1-Nov 1 CLOSED
Preliminary Education Specialist Credential in Mild/Moderate Support Needs (Second Credential) Aug 1-Nov 1 CLOSED
Preliminary Education Specialist Credential in Extensive Support Needs (Second Credential) Aug 1-Nov 1 CLOSED
Multiple Subject Credential - Precredential Aug 1-Nov 1 CLOSED
Single Subject Credential - Art, English, French, Spanish, Math, Foundational Level Math, Foundational Level Science, Music, Physical Education, Chemistry, Geological Science, Physics, Biological Science, Social Science (No other credential held) CLOSED*  CLOSED
Reading & Literacy Leadership Specialist (Second Credential) CLOSED* CLOSED
First Credential - Preliminary Education Specialist Credential in Mild/Moderate Support Needs (To clear 1st credential when no other credential is held) CLOSED* CLOSED
First Credential - Preliminary Education Specialist Credential in Extensive Support Needs (To clear 1st credential when no other credential is held) CLOSED* CLOSED 
Education Leadership CLOSED** CLOSED 
Education Specialist – Second Credential Administrative Services CLOSED* CLOSED 
Education Specialist – Second Credential Clear CLOSED*  CLOSED 
Single Subject - Precredential Aug 1- Nov 1 CLOSED

*Please contact the School of Education for more information: 707-664-2832

Fall 2023 Admissions

Undergraduate Admissions for Fall 2023

Student Group Application Period International Student Application Period
First-Time First-Year  Oct 1- Nov 30 Oct 1-April 30
Transfer Students (Lower and Upper Division)  Oct 1- Nov 30 Oct 1-April 30
Business Administration (Management) at College of Marin     Oct 1-March 31 CLOSED
Business Administration (Management) at Woodland Community College and Mendocino College- Lake County

Oct 1-March 31

CLOSED

Business Administration (Management) at College of Solano

Oct 1-March 31

CLOSED

Business Administration (Management) at Santa Rosa Junior College Oct 1-March 31 CLOSED
Liberal Studies: Solano Oct 1- Nov 30 CLOSED
Liberal Studies Degree Completion     Oct 1- Nov 30 Oct 1-March 30
Liberal Studies: Napa Oct 1- Nov 30 CLOSED

 

Graduate Admissions for Fall 2023

These dates are tentative and subject to change

Program Application Period International Student Application Period
Master's in Biology Oct 1-Jan 15 Oct 1-Dec 15
Master of Business Administration Oct 1-April 30 Oct 1-April 30
MBA in Wine Business Oct 1-April 30 Oct 1-April 30
Business Executive MBA – Sonoma Wine Oct 1- June 30 Oct 1-June 30
Business Executive MBA – Special Sessions CLOSED Oct 1-May 31
Business Executive MBA – Wine Business CLOSED  
Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering Oct 1-April 30 Oct 1-March 30

Counseling with concentrations in:

  • Marriage and Family Therapy (CMHC)
  • Pupil Personnel Services

Oct 1-Dec 13

Oct 1-Dec 14
Master‘s in Cultural Resources Management Oct 1-Jan 15 Oct 1-Jan 31

 

  1. Master's in Education in Early Childhood Education
  2. Master's in Education with concentration in:
  • Curriculum, Teaching & Learning
  • Reading and Language
  • Special Education
Oct 1-June 1 Oct 1-June 1
Master's in Early Childhood Education Closed Closed
Master‘s in English Oct 1-March 10 Oct 1-March 10
Master‘s in History Oct 1-March 1 Oct 1-Feb 15
Master‘s in Interdisciplinary Studies Contact Interdisciplinary Studies​ Contact Interdisciplinary Studies​
Master's in Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) Oct 1-Jan 31 Oct 1-Jan 31
Master‘s in Organization Development Oct 1-Jan 1 Oct 1-March 30
Master's in Public Administration Oct 1-April 15 Oct 1-March 30
Master‘s in Film Studies CLOSED CLOSED
Master‘s in Kinesiology CLOSED CLOSED
Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) Certificate Contact Nursing Department  Contact Nursing Department 
Master‘s in Psychology, Depth Psychology CLOSED CLOSED
Master‘s in Spanish CLOSED Oct 1-March 30

 

Credential Programs for Fall 2023

These dates are tentative and subject to change

Credential Type Application Period International Student Application Period
Single Subject - Precredential Oct 1-June 1 CLOSED
Multiple Subject Credential - Precredential Oct 1-June 1 CLOSED
Single Subject Credential - Art, English, French, Spanish, Math, Foundational Level Math, Foundational Level Science, Music, Physical Education, Chemistry, Geological Science, Physics, Biological Science, Social Science (No other credential held) Oct 1-June 1 CLOSED
Multiple Subject Credential (No other credential held) Oct 1-June 1 CLOSED
Multiple Subject Credential (Second Credential) Oct 1-June 1 CLOSED
Reading & Literacy Added Authorization (Second Credential) Oct 1-June 1 CLOSED
Administrative Services (Second Credential) Oct 1-June 30 CLOSED
Preliminary Education Specialist Credential in Mild/Moderate Support Needs (Second Credential) (No other credential held) Oct 1-June 1 CLOSED
Preliminary Education Specialist Credential in Extensive Support Needs (Second Credential) (No other credential held) Oct 1-June 1 CLOSED
Preliminary Education Specialist Credential in Mild/Moderate Support Needs (To clear 1st credential when no other credential is held) Oct 1-June 1 CLOSED
Preliminary Education Specialist Credential in Extensive Support Needs (To clear 1st credential when no other credential is held) Oct 1-June 1 CLOSED
Education Specialist - Mild/Moderate (Second Credential) Oct 1-June 1 CLOSED
Education Specialist - Moderate/Severe (Second Credential) Oct 1-June 1 CLOSED
Reading & Literacy Leadership Specialist (Second Credential) *CLOSED CLOSED

*Please contact the School of Education for more information: 707-664-2832

 

international students

 

Late Application / Admission Reconsideration 

If you did not submit an application by the specific program deadline or if you applied to the incorrect program (for example if you applied to Extended Education but you want to apply to a regular university program), then you will need to follow the steps for a late application & Admission Reconsideration form. 

Late Application & Admission Reconsideration form