Sonoma State University
MS Computer & Engineering Science

Application Process and Instructions

Instructions to All Applicants:
Please request application material from the MS-CES Program Coordinator by calling (707)664-2030 or sending an e-mail to Alternately, you can use the on-line application available below these instructions. The fee for MS Computer & Engineering Program is $500 per unit. For more information regarding fees, point your brewer to

For online applications, please fill out the application online before printing. The completed application should be mailed with the following attachments:

  1. US $55 application fee (nonrefundable and non-transferable)
  2. Official copies of the transcripts from all colleges and universities you have attended and copies of the diplomas received. If official copies are not immediately available, unofficial copies may be attached with the application to avoid delay in application processing until official copies are received.
  3. Optional: A copy of your resume showing relevant professional work experience which may be helpful in evaluating your application.
Mail the completed application with attachments to:

    MS-CES Program, School of Science and Technology, Sonoma State University
    1801 E. Cotati Ave., Rohnert Park, CA 94928, USA
Instructions to International Students
Foreign and non-resident applicants must complete an international application in addition to the regular application. For additional information, please contact Prospective International Student Advisor Ms. Edvige Day at (707) 664-3030 or email:

Application Deadlines
Applications for admission are accepted continuously. However it is strongly recommended that applications be submitted at least 30 days (90 days, if foreign student) before the beginning of the semester applying for admission.

For More Information
For any questions or more information on the MS-CES Program, please contact the Program Coordinator at (707)664-2030 or e-mail:, or visit the Program's website at

Sonoma State University
MS Computer & Engineering Science

Application for Admission

1. Legal Name: Last , First , M.I.

2. Social Security Number:

3. Please Identify the term and year for which you are applying:
Fall Spring Summer    Year

4a. Current Mailing Address:
Street Number Street Name Apt. Number
City State Zip Code

4b. Permanent Address (If different from above):
Street Number Street Name Apt. Number
City State Zip Code

5a. Home Telephone: Area Code Number
5b. Daytime or Message Number: Area Code Number
5c. Email Address:

6. Birthdate: Month Day Year

7. Sex(M or F):

8. Specialization(Choose one): Bioengineering Communications and Photonics Computer Hardware and Software

9. What was your Baccalaureate major?:

10. Are you eligible to enroll at all institutions previously attended?: yes no
If not, please name any institution you are ineligible to reenter, and give a brief explanation in the space provided.
Otherwise leave it blank.

11. Print the names and locations of all colleges and universities attended, even if no coursework was completed. Begin with the last institution attended. Attach a separate sheet if you need more space.
All Institutions:
Name, Location
Degree Received Date Received
Please send ONE(1) OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT from all colleges and universities attended.

12. List below courses in which you are currently enrolled.
Courses in Progress
Institution Term, Yr. Dept. Course# and Title Unit

13. List below courses that you will complete before entering the program.
Courses Planned
Institution Term, Yr. Dept. Course# and Title Unit

14. What do you expect your employment status to be while enrolled?:
Full Time Part Time Unemployed

15. Choose Your Financial Status:
Indicate anticipated sources of financial support while enrolled in the program.


16. Permanent Residence:
(In CA list county. Outside CA list US state or country.)

17a. Country of Origin: (All Must Answer)
17b. Choose Your Citizenship Status:
17c. For Immigrant I-551, or Visa,
  please give the date issued (month/day/year):

18. Choose the Ethnic Group that you Identify with:
Your voluntary response to this question is requested so that we may comply with the Federal Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the California Title IX Education Amendment.

19. Have you been on active duty in the U.S. military services?: Yes No
If yes, please send a copy of DD214 or DD295 for evaluation of credit.

20. Certification - to be read and signed by all applicants.
I certify under penalty of perjury, or after first being duly sworn, that I have provided complete and accurate responses to the items on this application. I further certify(swear) all official documents submitted in support of this application are authentic and unaltered records that pertain to me. I authorize release of any information submitted by me in connection with my application to any person, firm, corporation, association or government agency, but only to verify or explain the information, obtain pertinent records, or in connection with perjury proceedings. Signing below certifies the accuracy and completeness of the information provided. I understand that any misrepresentation may be cause for denial or cancellation of admission.

Applicant's Signature:___________________________________   Date:________________

Mail completed application and transcripts along with $ 55 application fee to:
MS-CES Program, School of Science and Technology,
Sonoma State University, 1801 E. Cotati Ave., Rohnert Park, Ca, 94928-3609