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#1959 Overall Influence #1278 Desirability Rank

La Sierra University

Seventh-day Adventist university in Riverside, California, United States

From Wikipedia

La Sierra University is a private Seventh-day Adventist university in Riverside, California. Founded in 1922 as La Sierra Academy, it later became La Sierra College, a liberal arts college, and then was merged into Loma Linda University in 1967 and named La Sierra College of Arts and Sciences. In 1990, La Sierra College of Arts and Sciences separated from Loma Linda University to become La Sierra University, an independent institution. It is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges and the Adventist Accrediting Association .

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

5,113

Acceptance

57%

Graduation Rate

52%

Median SAT Score

1030

Median ACT Score

20

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$33,228

Fees (in-state)

$990

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$21,644
30K - 48K$21,494
48K - 75K$24,252
75K - 110K$25,582
110K+$31,102

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$54,600

Employed

86%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

2K

Under-Grads

2K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

4500 Riverwalk Parkway, Riverside CA 92505-8247

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

35 per 100K

Violent Crime

5 per 100K

What is La Sierra University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#894 World Rank
Medical
#1732 World Rank
Education
#861 World Rank
Religious Studies
#2198 World Rank
Business
#1844 World Rank
Biology
#825 World Rank
Psychology
#1863 World Rank
History
#2550 World Rank
Political Science
#2436 World Rank
Computer Science
#2613 World Rank
Literature
#476 World Rank
Social Work
#2380 World Rank
Mathematics
#1356 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#3838 World Rank
Chemistry
#4652 World Rank
Communications
#2701 World Rank
Sociology
#6951 World Rank
Economics
#6275 World Rank
Physics

Other areas of influence

#654 World Rank
Philosophy
#741 World Rank
Nursing
#2623 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#2683 World Rank
Law
#3156 World Rank
Anthropology
#6181 World Rank
Engineering

Influential People

Who are La Sierra University's Most influential alumni?

La Sierra University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Social Work, Philosophy, and Nursing

Fritz Guy

American theologian

Bradford D Martin

Researcher

Benjamin Figueroa

Researcher

David Pendleton

American politician

Hope Anita Smith

American poet and author of children's books

Bill Emmerson

American politician

Barbara De Angelis

American psychologist

Frank Jobe

Frank Jobe

American orthopedic surgeon and co-founder of the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic

Gary Chartier

Gary Chartier

American legal scholar