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Acceptance Rate 47 %
SAT Average 1,010
Tuition & Fees $33,570
Student Population 2,339
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $17,736

La Sierra University Academic Overview

La Sierra University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Riverside, California. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and total 2,339 students are enrolled into La Sierra University. It is a Master's College and University (smaller programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 47% and the graduation rate is 45% last year.

2020 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in academic year 2019-2020, La Sierra University tuition and fees are $33,570 for all students. For graduate school, its 2020 tuition and fees are $14,070 for all graduate students.

La Sierra University 2020 Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate$33,570
Graduate$14,070
[Chart] La Sierra University 2019-2020 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics at La Sierra University

Next chart illustrates the 2020 key academic stats at La Sierra University. The acceptance rate of La Sierra University is 47% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 18%. The average graduation rate is 45% and no students have transferred out from the school. Total 2,339 students are attending La Sierra University including both undergraduate and graduate students and the student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. The average received amount of financial aid is $17,736 and 90 students received grants of scholarship aid (4.93% of total undergraduate students). Total 2,339 students are attending La Sierra University including both undergraduate and graduate students and the student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.

[Chart] La Sierra University Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for La Sierra University is 47 %.
Graduation Rate for La Sierra University is 45 %
Retention Rate for La Sierra University is 78 %
Student Population for La Sierra University is 2,339
Student to Faculty Rate for La Sierra University is 12 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $17,736 at La Sierra University.

La Sierra University Directory Information

Directory Information
Address4500 Riverwalk Parkway, Riverside, CA 92505-8247
Phone951-785-2000
WEBhttps://lasierra.edu
Admissionhttps://admissions.lasierra.edu/
Online Applicationhttps://lasierra.edu/apply/
Financial Aidhttps://lasierra.edu/sfs/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://lasierra.edu/sfs/scholarships/
Veterans Tuitionhttps://lasierra.edu/sfs/scholarships/
Athletichttps://lasierra.edu/about/#c4949
Disability Servicehttps://lasierra.edu/ods/

Offered Degrees

La Sierra University offers 111 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists the number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at La Sierra University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate10
One but less than two years certificate70
Two but less than four years certificate120
Bachelor's Degree580
Post Bachelor's Degree10
Master's Degree231
Post Master's Degree40
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship50

Special Learning Opportunities

La Sierra University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.

Special Learning Opportunities at La Sierra University
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCNo
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:850)
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

La Sierra University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.

Veterans Benefits at La Sierra University
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges

Accepted Credits at La Sierra University

La Sierra University accepts following credits that their students have earned.

Accepted Credits at La Sierra University
Dual Credits
Credits for life experiences
Advanced Placement (AP) credits