433
Students
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
68
68%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Sierra Nevada College is a Comprehensive institution located in Incline Village, NV, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 999 Tahoe Boulevard
Incline Village, NV  89451
United States
Contact Ms. Julie Hernandez
Email: admissions@sierranevada.edu
Phone: 866-412-4636
Fax: 775-831-6223

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting And Business/management Checkmark
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Business, Management, And Marketing Related Checkmark
Entrepreneurship Checkmark
Finance Checkmark
International Business/trade/commerce Checkmark
Resort Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
Photojournalism Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
Creative Writing Checkmark
English Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Art Therapy Checkmark
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
Biological And Physical Sciences Checkmark
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International/global Studies Checkmark
Sustainability Studies Checkmark
Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
Environmental Science Checkmark
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

735
Applied
507
Accepted
433
Enrolled
69%
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Female Admissions

382
Females Applied
272
Females Accepted
71%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

353
Males Applied
235
Males Accepted
67%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.18
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required A minimum high school GPA of 2.6
Required for some programs Transcript of high school record
One recommendation
Recommended Essay
Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 510 460 560
SAT Math 515 450 580
ACT Composite 20 18 22

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

33,158
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Fees

1,083
Full-time student fees
13,357
Room & board
6,711
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Student Body

433
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students
82%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.91%
Black or African American 2.76%
White or Caucasian 80%
American Indian or Alaska Native 2.99%
Asian 3.22%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1.61%
Other 5.52%

Gender

Male (56.58%)
Female (43.42%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 40%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
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Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Spring Formal, Bohemia Night and Casino Night

Student Services

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Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Film Club, International Club, Sustainability Club, Rock Climbing Club and First Generation Club

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Golf No Division 2 Checkmark
Lacrosse No Division 2 Checkmark
Rock Climbing Checkmark Checkmark No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Soccer Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Golf No Division 2 Checkmark
Lacrosse No Division 2 Checkmark
Rock Climbing Checkmark Checkmark No
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Soccer Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No

Faculty

130
Total Faculty
10:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 41
Part-time - 89
Male - 50
Female - 80