What to Know About Tuition & Fees
Learn how the tuition and fees at SSU match up to other universities and colleges and learn how to successfully get prepared for potential tuition increases.
How Does Sonoma State University Compare to Other Schools?
The following table outlines how SSU measures up to other schools nationally, regionally and by state.
|Nationwide||Far Western US||California|
|Tuition and Fees||Average||Average||Average|
|In-State Tuition and Fees||Inexpensive||Inexpensive||Inexpensive|
In-State Tuition Offered
SSU tuition and fees is dramatically reduced for students from California. For in-state students, tuition and fees is set at $7,724 for the 2017 - 2018 year, 60.6% off the price charged to out-of-state students. Tuition is $5,742 and fees $1,982.
SSU out-of-state undergrads paid $19,604 in fees and tuition in 2017 - 2018. $1,982 was charged for fees, and $17,622 was for tuition.
Look at the table below to see 2017 - 2018 school year costs.
Visit the Cost Per Credit Hour page to learn more.
Tuition and Fees Projection
Tuition and Fees for out-of-state students attending Sonoma State University grew at an average annual rate of 0.3% within the last 5 years. In the same time period, tuition grew by 0.0% and fees grew by 3.1%. Based on this, we estimate the cost of tuition and fees for this year will total $19,661.
For a two-year degree, we estimate tuition and fees will be $39,379 and $78,986 for a four-year degree. Remember, this does not include additional costs such as room and board, books, and transportation.
Look at the following chart to find out how SSU fees and tuition might grow including residence based discounts in the future.
Be aware of how much college fees and tuition is increasing annually. At most schools undergrads will end up spending more on their final year of college compared to what they did for their first.
Discover answers to your financial problems in the tuition & fees FAQ.