Facts at a glance

We offer the only undergraduate and MBA specialization in Wine Business Strategies.

We are located in the heart of California's Wine Country less than an hour north of San Francisco--a location and community that makes us an exceptional place for learning and living. At the heart of SBE is our people: students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community partners that are reaching. For a better college. A better degree. And toward a vision to become the nucleus of a thriving North Bay economy.
Dean: Dr. William Silver
Founded: 1986 as The School of Business and Economics
  • AACSB International--Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
  • SSU is accredited by WASC--Western Association of Schools and Colleges
  • SSU is the only public institution in California to be a member of COPLAC--Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges
Degrees and Programs:
  • Undergraduate:
    • B.S in Business Administration
    • B.A in Economics
  • Graduate:
    • Master of Business Adminstration
    • Master of Business Administration (Wine Business)
    • Master of Business Administration (Global Wine Business)
    • Executive Master of Business Administration
    • Executive Master of Business Administration (Wine Business)
  • Undergraduate Concentrations in Business:
    • Accounting
    • Finance
    • Financial Management
    • Management
    • Marketing
    • Wine Business Strategies
    • Custom
  • Undergraduate Degree in Economics


  • Professional Programs
    • Wine Business Professional Development Courses
    • Direct-to-Consumer Certificate
    • Online Wine Business Management Certificate
    • Human Resource Management Certificate
    • Custom Corporate Programs
    • Hospitality Certificate
    • Sales Certificate
    • Wine Business Strategies & Executive Residential Certificate
    • Wine Entrepreneurship Certificate
    • Wine Branding Certificate
Students and Faculty:
  • Currently Enrolled Students
    • 1,345 Full Time Undergraduates 
    • 28 Part Time Undergraduates 
    • XXX Part Time Graduates 
  • Alumni
    • XX Undergraduates 
    • XX Graduates 
  • Faculty
    • 28 Full Time Faculty
    • 36 Full Time and Part Time Faculty 
    • 78.6 Percent of FT Faculty with Doctoral Degrees 
    • 38:1 Student / Faculty Ratio (Undergraduate) 
    • XX:X Student / Faculty Ratio (Graduate)
Contact SBE
Contact SSU
Sonoma State University School of Business and Economics. Reach.
1801 East Cotati Avenue, Rohnert Park, CA, 94928 • 707-664-2377