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Join a close-knit community of unique students and inspiring faculty learning and exploring together.
Study environmental science in Lake Tahoe. Join the Business Plan competition. Work with published authors. Do your own original research. Make art in spacious open studios.
Live surrounded by the beauty of the Lake Tahoe basin and the Sierra Nevada range.

Find adventure. Find success. Find your future.

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admissions Why SNC Tahoe

Find out in person how Sierra Nevada College fits into your future. Come to an admissions event, or schedule a visit any weekday.

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academics Unique Degrees

Your passion is here. Outdoor Adventure Leadership or Ski Business Management. Sustainability or Global Business. Creative Writing or Fine Arts. Education or Psychology.

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Adult learners like these four can get college credit for their life experience through Prior Learning Assessment
Prior Learning Assessment and Your College Degree

Get credit for being you! Sierra Nevada College's Prior Learning Assessment course gives you college credit for your life experience.

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Get Ready to Vote!

SNC students are leading voter registration on campus. "Voting is the most powerful weapon we have to combat tough times." - Lizzie White

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Admissions Hits the Road

The admissions team is visiting high schools and community colleges to spread the word about the exciting opportunities for a great education at SNC Tahoe.

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Smoothing the Road to Graduation

An anonymous donor has funded new scholarships to help extension center students maintain a full-time course load and graduate without delays.


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