Sierra Nevada College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Sierra Nevada College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,045 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1969 and is the only school located in Incline Village, Nevada.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
22
Fair
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 22 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Management, Business, General Studies, and Resort and Hospitality. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
73%
Good
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.

Sierra Nevada College student retention rate is fair at 73% (above Nevada average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Sierra Nevada College is below average: 55%.

Student to faculty ratio at Sierra Nevada College is pretty good, 12:1. Read more details about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$30,100
High
Average tuition prices are very high, $29,100 per year. The additional fees at Sierra Nevada College (not included in tuition costs) are around $1,000; which comes to a total of $30,100 per year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
66%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 554 applications were submitted and 364 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

This school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score info at Sierra Nevada College in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,900
Medium
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
B
Dicey
Sierra Nevada College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 200 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable, approximately $5,900 a year.

Based on the college crime data, Sierra Nevada College seems to be a generally safe 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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