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#25 Best Private Colleges in California

La Sierra University

Riverside, California

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Overview

Student Population
1,993
La Sierra University overview
Location Riverside, California
Online lasierra.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large City
Religious Affiliation Seventh Day Adventists
La Sierra University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Riverside, California, La Sierra University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Seventh Day Adventists faith. In the most recent statistical year 5,113 prospective students applied, and 2,913 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 282 enrolled in the school.  1,588 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 405 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $34,218 plus fees of $990. La Sierra University is ranked 720 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

4/10
Overall
6/10
Academics
5/10
Resources
3/10
Outcomes
2/10
Value

La Sierra University is rated within the lower 39% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 4 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for La Sierra University within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Easy
La Sierra University overview
SAT 940/1170
ACT 15/23
GPA 3.54
Applications Accepted
57% 
La Sierra University overview
Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Average
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$34,218
Costs for La Sierra University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,080
Other Fees$990
Room and Board $8,780
Budget for Other Expenses$2,933
Total One Year Cost$48,001

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$51,900 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
32% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by La Sierra University students
Subject Percent of Class
Biology 24%
Business 23%
Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 9%
Psychology 9%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=117627 IPEDS survey data for La Sierra University.

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