2016 COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY
Mt Sierra College is dedicated to providing access to higher education and a practical, hands-on quality learning environment that is flexible and accessible to a geographically diverse and multicultural population. The College is committed to preparing students with the requisite knowledge and skills needed for successful careers in today’s rapidly changing and complex global marketplace.
A Quick Tour of the Campus
Mt Sierra College has developed a campus that simulates, as closely as possible, the environment in which students will be working as they enter the professional world. Mt Sierra College moved to its new campus in the Winter of 2016. The growth of the College has kept pace with the steady growth of its educational programs, and the employment opportunities that exist for its students. Mt Sierra College offers approximately 25,000 square feet of space dedicated to student learning. The College provides laboratory and traditional classroom instruction in spacious and efficient classrooms. Classes vary in size, up to a maximum of 25 students. Classrooms and labs are networked using the latest in wired and wireless technology. This connectivity gives students and faculty easy access to software applications provided by the College and worldwide access to the Internet.
Mt Sierra College was founded in January of 1990 and continues to serve the ever-growing need for leadrs in design and media arts, business and technology. The effective use of technology has always been at the core of its educational mission. READ MORE
Mt Sierra College offers year-round enrollment, and applications are accepted for the Fall, Winter, Spring and Summer quarters. The degree programs at Mt Sierra College are open to all qualified applicants who have successfully earned a high school diploma or the equivalent. Acceptance to Mt Sierra College is based primarily on a review of applicant’s high school and/or college transcripts and entrance assessments results.
Mt Sierra College invites all interested individuals to schedule an interview and tour of the College with a Mt Sierra College Admissions Representative. The interview and tour may be completed on campus. Those who are interested in an online program may complete the interview and application process online.
Mt Sierra College evaluates submitted official transcripts from regionally and nationally accredited college and universities for possible transfer credits.
Resources to help you achieve your goals Mt Sierra College students may be eligible for financial aid or scholarships to help defer or delay the costs of their education and related expenses. In this section you can explore the different financing options available.
Financial aid is available in the form of grants, loans and scholarships. The purpose of financial aid is to bridge the gap between educational cost and a student’s resources; it is not intended to directly provide money for living expenses.
To establish your eligibility for aid, you will need to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). This application must be completed each fiscal year you request financial aid at Mt Sierra College. Go to www.fafsa.gov to learn more about the application process, or explore the links within this section for more information.
Mt Sierra College is deeply committed to the academic and professional success of its students. The College maintains a staff of highly qualified professionals to meet student needs.
To ensure students make a smooth transition to classes, all new students are required to attend an orientation session prior to the start of their first term. During orientation, students will be introduced to the departments and individuals who make up the College’s Student Services team. This will help familiarize the student with the valuable resources available to help them throughout their academic journey.
We welcome the challenge of helping you acquire the skills in Business, Media Arts and Technology that will help you begin your new career. We are here to help and throughout your experience we will challenge you to learn, gain confidence, and develop competencies in marketable skills in these special career fields.