School Overview

La Sierra University is a Private, 4 years college located in Riverside, California. La Sierra ranked 58th in California Colleges and 28th in Federal Region IX.
It has a total enrollment of 1,993 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (smaller programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. La Sierra's acceptance rate is 66.00% last year (undergraduate school).
La Sierra University is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission.
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Address4500 Riverwalk Parkway, Riverside, CA 92505-8247
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School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (smaller programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of La Sierra University is 66.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 16.00%.
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Acceptance Rate66.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)16.00 %

Tuition & Fees

La Sierra's 2022 tuition & fees is $34,218 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $15,997.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$34,218
Graduate Tuition & Fees$15,997
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 1,993 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. La Sierra has 1,577 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 416 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students1,993
Undergraduate Students1,577
Graduate Students416

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs111 Programs
Number of online programs1 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate
2-4 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)

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