Sierra College Overview
Sierra College is a public institution situated in Rocklin, California. Rocklin is considered a suburb and offers tranquility and safety near the excitement of a city center.
What Is Sierra College Known For?
- The associate's degree is the highest award offered at Sierra College.
- For the 2017-2018 academic year, 26% of the faculty were full-time.
Sierra College Rankings
These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.
Sierra College has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.
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Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Sierra College.
Where Is Sierra College?
Contact details for Sierra College are given below.
|Address:||5100 Sierra College Blvd, Rocklin, CA 95677-3397|
How Do I Get Into Sierra College?
You can apply to Sierra College online at: https://www.sierracollege.edu/admissions/apply.php
Can I Afford Sierra College?
Student Loan Debt
Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Sierra College, approximately 3% of students took out student loans averaging $4,966 a year. That adds up to $19,864 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at Sierra College is 14.4%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.
Sierra College Undergraduate Student Diversity
Of the 6,984 full-time undergraduates at Sierra College, 48% are male and 52% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Sierra College students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||224|
|Hispanic or Latino||1,913|
Over 54 countries are represented at Sierra College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, South Korea, and Japan.
Online Learning at Sierra College
The following chart shows how the online learning population at Sierra College has changed over the last few years.
Online Growth Rankings of Sierra College
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Sierra College was 9.6%. This is the #1,363 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Sierra College regardless of major.
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
Sierra College Undergraduate Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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