Sonoma State University

Men's MCLA Contact: Ben Hewitt
7 / 10
8,682 Undergrads / 9,459 Students
4 / 10
$17,086 Net Price
1 / 10
91% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    MCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Large

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
23 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
33% / 62%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Most road games for Sonoma State are scheduled for the California area against teams including Cal Poly, Stanford, Chico State, and UC Davis. The team has also traveled to Arizona where they played the University of Arizona and Arizona State; and Richmond, VA to play Richmond and Virginia Tech. Other trips have included Washington D.C. and Eugene, Oregon.

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Where Grads Live
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Sacramento California Area
  • Greater San Diego Area
  • Orange County California Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Portland Oregon Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Redding California Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Salinas California Area
  • Stockton California Area
  • Reno Nevada Area
Where Grads Work
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • County of Sonoma
  • Santa Rosa Junior College
  • Wells Fargo
  • Agilent Technologies
  • Target
  • Pacific Gas and Electric Company
  • Moss Adams LLP
  • Sutter Health
  • Starbucks
  • Fireman's Fund Insurance Company
  • State Farm
  • City of Santa Rosa
  • AT&T
  • Hewlett-Packard
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Administrative
  • Healthcare Services
  • Community and Social Services
  • Media and Communication
  • Marketing
  • Support
  • Finance
  • Consulting
  • Human Resources
  • Arts and Design
  • Information Technology
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
440 - 540
480 - 580
980 - 1180
16 - 23
16 - 23
17 - 23

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

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SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 15,094 5,488 9,606
% Admitted 91% 89% 92%
% Admits That Enroll 11% 11% 12%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.23
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  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (19%)
    Business Administration and Management, General (19%)
    Social Sciences (12%)
    Psychology, General (10%)
    Psychology (10%)
    Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies (7%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (7%)
    Sociology (6%)
    Education, Other (6%)
    Education (6%)
    Speech Communication and Rhetoric (5%)
    Communication & Journalism (5%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (4%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Stu. (4%)
    Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General (4%)
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General (4%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforce (3%)
    Athlete graduation rate
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$7,880 $18,548
    Books & Supplies$1,970 $1,970
    Cost of Living$15,210 $15,210
    Personal Expenses$3,208 $3,208
    Sticker Price$28,268 $36,338

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    71% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship63%$8,074
    Federal Grants35%$4,843
    Pell Grants35%$4,681
    Other Federal6%$933
    State & Local Grants51%$2,431
    Institutional Grants38%$5,506
    Student Loans41%$5,823
    Federal Loans40%$4,942
    Other Loans3%$13,331

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $36.9 Million $3,900

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $17,500.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $13,000 $186

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 4.5%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 3,253 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $49,200

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 4.73 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 33% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder 1 -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 9 9
    Fondling 1 1
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape 1 -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault 1 1
    Burglary 9 9
    Motor Vehicle Theft 10 6
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
    Undergrad InstructionBalanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Comprehensive programs
    Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, medium, primarily residential

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