Sierra Nevada College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Sierra Nevada College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 990 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1969 and is the only school located in Incline Village, Nevada.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
17
At Sierra Nevada College you can get your bachelor's degree or master's degree.

Sierra Nevada College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 17 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Management, Business, Resort and Hospitality, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
78%
Sierra Nevada College student retention rate is fair at 78% (well above Nevada average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Sierra Nevada College is low: 38%.

Student to faculty ratio at Sierra Nevada College is pretty decent, 15:1. Read more details about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$27,800
Average tuition prices are very high, $27,000 per year. The additional fees at Sierra Nevada College (not included in tuition costs) are around $800; which comes to a total of $27,800 per year.

Read the details about Sierra Nevada College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
58%
As reported in recent government data, 559 applications were submitted and 327 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get admitted at this school.

This school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The graduate application fee is $50.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Sierra Nevada College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (775) 831-1314 or check Sierra Nevada College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,900
Sierra Nevada College offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Sierra Nevada College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C-
Sierra Nevada College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 300 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable, approximately $5,900 per year.

Based on the college crime information, Sierra Nevada College appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Sierra Nevada College Location and Maps



Post Address: Sierra Nevada College, 999 Tahoe Blvd., Incline Village, Nevada 89451, USA
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