Sierra College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

5000 Rocklin Road
Rocklin, CA 95677
(916) 660-7340
(800) 242-4004
Fax: (916) 630-4500

Contact: Gail Modder
Admissions and Records Program Manager

Main Address

5000 Rocklin Road
Rocklin, CA 95677
(916) 624-3333

www.sierracollege.edu

Size

Total undergrads: 21,373
Degree-seeking undergrads: 21,373

Setting

Suburban setting
Small city (50,000 – 249,999)
Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Not reported


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences
Agriculture – General A,C
Animal Husbandry A,C
Equestrian/Equine Studies A,C
Horticultural Services A,C

Arts, Visual & Performing
Art – General A,C
Fine/Studio Arts A
Music – General Performance A
Photography A,C

Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing
Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C
Real Estate A,C
Sales and Distribution A,C
Small Business Administration A,C

Communications & Journalism
Digital Communications/Multimedia A,C

Computer & Information Sciences
Computer Networking/Telecommunications A,C
Computer Programming – General A,C
Data Entry Applications A,C
Embedded systems A,C
Information Technology A
System Administration A,C
Web/Multimedia Design A,C
Web/Multimedia Management A,C

Construction Trades
Carpentry A,C
Construction Trades – General C

Education
Early Childhood Education A,C
Teacher Assistance A

Engineering
Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies
Architectural Drafting A,C
Hazardous Materials Management A,C
Laser/Optical Technology C
Mechanical Drafting A,C

English Language & Literature
Speech/Rhetorical Studies A

Family & Consumer Sciences
Child Care Management A
Family/Consumer Sciences – General A
Institutional Food Production A,C

Foreign Language & Literature
American Sign Language (ASL) A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences
Nursing (RN) A

Law & Legal Studies
Legal Administrative Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Library Science
Library Assistance A,C

Mathematics
Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies
Automotive Technology A,C
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair A,C

Natural Resources & Conservation
Forestry – General A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness
Health/Physical Fitness A

Philosophy & Religion
Philosophy A

Physical Sciences
Chemistry A
Geology A
Physics A

Precision Production Trades
Woodworking A,C

Psychology
Psychology – General A

Security & Protective Services
Criminal Justice Studies A
Fire Protection/Safety Technology A,C
Fire Science/Firefighting A,C
Police Science A
Security/Loss Prevention A

Social Sciences
Geography C
Social Sciences – General A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Sierra College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(916) 624-3333
Website:www.sierracollege.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.sierracollege.edu/admissions/apply.php
Address:5000 Rocklin Road, Rocklin, CA 95677-3397
Setting:21
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:17,833
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:24 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:12,665 (71% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$1,142
Out-of-state Tuition:$6,214
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:57%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,430

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Sierra College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Sierra College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences22
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies2
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services77
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services32
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services68
Construction Trades21
Engineering1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields75
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences54
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics12
Health Professions and Related Programs1
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service23
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities3
Library Science1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians44
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies23
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences3
Precision Production31
Psychology1
Social Sciences16
Visual and Performing Arts45
Grand total5073

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Sierra College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Sierra College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$1,142
Out-of-state$6,214
Books and supplies$2,224

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid92857%
Grant or scholarship aid88654%$4,430
Student loan aid755%$5,951

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid10,14656%$3,079
Federal student loans9735%$7,190

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Sierra College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Sierra College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Sierra College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment17,833
Undergraduate enrollment17,833
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Sierra College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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