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Sierra Nevada College Scholarships

999 Tahoe Blvd. Tuition In/Out-State: $26,945 / $26,945 Total Fall Enrollment: 1,034
Incline Village , NV 89451 Books and Supplies: $1,500 Applicants Admitted: 58%
(775) 831-1314 On-campus Room and Board: $11,492 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 86% Undergraduate Application Fee: - Receiving Institutional Aid: 84% , $11,329 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • Sierra Nevada College General Information

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    Address 999 Tahoe Blvd., Incline Village, NV 89451
    Phone Number (775) 831-1314
    Web Address
    Mission Statement SNC Institutional Mission
    Sierra Nevada College is a four-year, independent, non-sectarian liberal arts college with graduate programs in Teacher Education. The mission of SNC is to provide a high-quality education in a personalized environment designed to prepare students for successful lives and careers. Sierra Nevada College is committed to helping students develop their potential as thinking, ethical beings possessed of a broad world view. SNC values the uniqueness of individuals and a spirit of entrepreneurship for itself and its students. It also seeks to encourage a sense of responsibility for the future of our increasingly complex, technological, interdependent global environment. Sierra Nevada College is committed to promoting and sustaining opportunities for life-long learning and thus offers intellectual, educational, and cultural resources to its graduates and the communities it serves. (APPROVED BY THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES, FEBRUARY 19, 1999.)

    SNC Academic Mission
    Our graduates will be scholars of and contributors to a sustainable world. Sierra Nevada College combines the liberal arts and professional preparedness through an interdisciplinary curriculum that emphasizes environmental, social, economic and cultural sustainability.
    Type of School Four or more years, Private not-for-profit
    Religious affiliation None
    Highest degree offered Master's degree
    Calendar Semester
    Setting Town, distant from an urban area
    Distance learning opportunities Yes

    Sierra Nevada College Size

    Total enrollment 1,034
    Enrolled full time 724
    Enrolled part time 310

    Sierra Nevada College Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 319
    Women enrolled full time 405
    American Indian/Alaskan Native 2%
    Asian/Pacific Islander 3%
    Black/Non-Hispanic 5%
    Hispanic 6%
    White/Non-Hispanic 66%
    Non-Resident Alien 1%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 17%
  • Sierra Nevada College Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number -
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee -
    Applied 559
    Admitted 327
    Enrolled 100
    Admitted % 58%

    Sierra Nevada College Admission factors

    Admission test scores Recommended
    Secondary school GPA Required
    Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required
    Completion of college preparatory program Recommended
    Recommendations Recommended
    Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended

    Sierra Nevada College Admission statistics

    Students submitting SAT 61%
    SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score 420
    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score 560
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score 450
    SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score 540
    Students submitting ACT 29%
    ACT Composite 25th percentile score 19
    ACT Composite 75th percentile score 23
  • Sierra Nevada College Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $26,945
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $26,945
    Books and Supplies $1,500
    On-campus room and board $11,492
    Off-campus room and board $11,492

    Sierra Nevada College Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 86%
    Receiving Federal Grants 30% , $4,537 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 84% , $11,329 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 61% , $4,497 on average
  • Sierra Nevada College Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2009/2010 academic year.

    Biological and Biomedical Sciences Bachelor Master
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 0 0
    Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services Bachelor Master
    Business Administration and Management, General 9 0
    Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies 5 0
    International Business/Trade/Commerce 5 0
    Resort Management 9 0
    Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services Bachelor Master
    Computer Science 2 0
    Education Bachelor Master
    Educational Leadership and Administration, General 0 28
    Elementary Education and Teaching 0 91
    Secondary Education and Teaching 0 38
    Teacher Education, Multiple Levels 0 3
    English Language and Literature/Letters Bachelor Master
    English Language and Literature/Letters, Other 1 0
    Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities Bachelor Master
    Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 2 0
    Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Bachelor Master
    International/Global Studies 1 0
    Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General 1 0
    Natural Resources and Conservation Bachelor Master
    Environmental Science 3 0
    Psychology Bachelor Master
    Psychology, General 4 0
    Visual and Performing Arts Bachelor Master
    Fine/Studio Arts, General 5 0
  • Sierra Nevada College Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline August 26
    Priority application deadline February 15
    Fall application deadline July 15
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due August 26
    SAT Subject score report due August 26
    College will notify student by -
    Student must reply to acceptance by May 1
    Deadline for housing deposit May 1

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline January 1
    Financial aid deadline -
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about -
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by May 1

    Early Decision/Action

    Early decision deadline -
    College will notify student of early decision by -
    Early action deadline -
    College will notify student of early action by -

    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline -
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline March 15
    Transfer application closing date Rolling admission
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms -
    College will notify student of transfer decision by -
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All students that apply for Federal Student Aid using the will be analyzed for an SNC need-based grant to absorb 60% of the remaining unmet need for students who live on campus and 45% for off-campus students.
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