Q. Do my military credits transfer?
A. Yes. You have the ability (dependant on degree) to transfer approved coursework including ACE approved military transcripts into a Mt. Sierra bachelor’s degree program. You may also transfer CLEP examinations.
Q. What if I am deployed during the middle of a term?
A. You may withdraw from a Mt. Sierra College online course by simply providing a copy of your travel orders with no negative consequences to your academic record or military TA.
Q. Do I need to take the SAT’s?
A. No, the SAT’s are not a prerequisite for Mt. Sierra College entrance.
Q. Can I apply with a GED?
A. Yes, a GED is the minimum requirement for proof of high school level education.
Q. Where can I find out what military benefits I qualify for?
A. You can visit the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs website.
Q. What kind of equipment do I need to take online classes?
A. No special requirements are needed other than an updated PC or Mac Computer, Microsoft Office and access to the internet.
Q. Can my spouse and I utilize military benefits at the same time?
A. Yes, with The Military Spouse Career Advancement Initiative, the program helps military spouses pursue education and training in high-growth, high-demand occupations. For more information about the Military Spouse Career Advancement Initiative, please visit the Military Homefront site.
Q. What is the minimum number of classes I need to take to remain a full time student?
A. A minimum of 12 units (3 classes) is required to be a full-time student.
Q. How can I request a campus tour?
A. Simply visit mtsierra.edu/tour or call 888.828.8800