Here, College is a Verb
Academics at Sierra Nevada College are not a spectator sport.
Here you will be a passionate participant in your education. You will explore, engage, collaborate, debate, question, critique,
. . . and grow, into a confident, critical thinker, ready for opportunity.
Unique College Majors
Prepare for academic success in over 30 undergraduate Sierra Nevada College majors. Explore the world we live in through Biology or Environmental Science. Share your insight and imagination through English or Creative Writing. Prepare to build your personal empire with Entrepreneurship or Finance. Make your world a better place through Psychology or Sustainability. Create and exhibit your work with Digital Art or Ceramics. Make your love of the outdoors into a career with Ski Business or Outdoor Adventure Leadership. Or combine your passions in our innovative interdisciplinary college majors.
No matter which direction you choose, you will prepare for career success in our rapidly changing world.
Learning in 360
You can’t escape hands-on learning here. You’ll learn in science labs in spectacular Lake Tahoe. You’ll join small group explorations in class. You’ll design and run business simulations. You’ll take part in community internships and academic symposia. You’ll execute original research projects. You’ll enjoy unlimited access to art studios. All this and more, in a close-knit community energized by academic possibilities.
Our faculty have distinguished careers and professional expertise. They’re here to guide, support, and challenge YOU. They know your name. They care about your success. They will push you, encourage you, and prepare you for what comes next.
Professional Graduate Degrees
SNC’s master’s degree programs prepare you for a future which is both fulfilling and successful. Our graduate programs allow you to advance your education without disrupting your life. Secure your future with a Master’s degree in Teaching and Education, and the practical skills you need to succeed in the classroom.
Build a sustainable creative practice in our low-residency MFA programs in Creative Writing and Interdisciplinary Arts.
Learn how to make this YOUR future.
SNC's Teacher Education programs are outstanding training for teachers and administrators.