Apply to the Preliminary Educational Leadership ASC Credential

Educational Leadership Programs only accept applications for Fall semester, except for Spring admittance of qualified intern candidates.

All Credential and Master's Degree Applicants Must Apply to BOTH SSU and the Specific School of Education Program:

  • You must apply to the Sonoma State University as a graduate/post baccalaureate student in order to be admitted to a Credential or Masters program in the School of Education.
  • Please apply to SSU via for your semester of interest.
  • Then complete the application process for the School of Education Credential or Master's Degree program.

Master's Program Application Window

Masters Program Fall 2017  
Early Childhood Education November 1 - May 1, 2017  
Reading & Literacy November 1 - May 1, 2017  
Special Education* November 1 - May 1, 2017  
Curriculum Teaching & Learning November 1 - May 1, 2017  
TESOL November 1 - May 1, 2017  
Educational Leadership* November 1 - May 1, 2017  
*Candidates for the degree must hold a valid teaching credential or request consent from the Department of Educational Leadership and Special Education.

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