SNC Admissions

Application fee is $50 for applying graduate school. Next table presents general admission information.
General Admission Information
Open Admission PolicyNo
Graduate Application Fees$50
Admission Informationwww.sierranevada.edu/admissions
Online Applicationwww.sierranevada.edu/index.php?id=45
Calendar SystemSemester
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Degree OfferedBachelor, Master

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Admission Statistics

For academic year 2018-19, the acceptance rate is 64.33% and yield is 14.12%. 331 men and 583 women applied to SNC and 225 men and 363 women students were accepted. Among them, 43 men and 40 women were enrolled into the school (Fall 2018). Following table and chart show the admission statistics including number of applicants, acceptance rate, and yield (also known as enrollment rate).
TotalMenWomen
Applicants914331583
Admitted588225363
Enrolled834340
Acceptance Ratio 64.33%67.98%62.26%
Yield 14.12%19.11%11.02%

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

For academic year 2018-2019, 35 students (43% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 36 students (45%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score of Evidence-Based Reading/Writing is 620 and 25th percentile is 530. The SAT Math score is 570 (75th) and 490 (25th). The submitted ACT score is 68 (75th percentile) and 68 (25th percentile). .
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing530620
SAT Math490570
ACT Composite1823
ACT Math1723
ACT English1722
The submitted SAT and ACT scores of admitted students at Sierra Nevada College are similar to the average score when comparing similar colleges (SAT: 1,076, ACT: 62 - Private (not-for-profit) Master's College and University (medium programs)).

Application Requirements

SNC requires to submit High School GPA, High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript) and Completion of College Preparatory Program to its applicants.The school recommends to submit High School GPA, High School Rank and High School Record (or Transcript). Next table summarizes Sierra Nevada College application requirements.
For more admission information such as minimum GPA and required years of subject, see SNC online application page .
SNC Admission Requirements
High School GPARequired
High School RankRecommended
High School Record (or Transcript)Required
Completion of College Preparatory ProgramRecommended
RecommendationsRecommended
Formal Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission Test ScoresRequired
TOEFLRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended


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