Sierra Nevada College

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Sierra Nevada College (SNC) is a private, liberal arts university founded in 1969. It is known for its programs in entrepreneurship, English, teacher education, environmental science, computer science, entertainment technology, ski business and resort management, and is located in Incline Village, Nevada. The college is well known for its athletic programs, especially skiing and snowboarding. Athletic teams at SNC are collectively known as the Eagles. The Eagles were national champions in men’s snowboarding and women’s skiing in 2008 for Collegiate Skiing and Snowboarding.

Fourteen majors are offered via SNC’s departments of Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Science, Business, and Science and Technology.

A Master of Arts (M.A.T.) degree as well as an initial teacher licensure in Nevada are offered through the colleges Teacher education program.

Students can complete their degrees online at Sierra Nevada College through the institution’s Online Adult Degree Completion Program.

Sierra Nevada College attracts students from Europe, the Far East and all parts of the United States.

General Information

Admission Office

999 Tahoe Boulevard

Incline Village, NV 89451-4269

(775) 831-1314

(866) 412-4636

Fax: (775) 831-6223

[email protected]

Contact: Bernie McConnell

Director of Admission
Main Address

999 Tahoe Boulevard

Incline Village, NV 89451

(775) 831-1314

Total undergrads: 390

Degree-seeking undergrads: 331


Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: Not reported

College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Arts – General B
Ceramics B
Drawing B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Painting B
Printmaking B
Sculpture B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B
Ecology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business Administration/Management B
Hospitality Administration/Management B
Resort Management B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Premedicine B
Prenursing B
Prepharmacy B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Global Studies B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B
Natural Resources Management/Policy B


Psychology – General B

Degree levels 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.

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