Mt. Sierra College

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Mission Statement

The mission of Mt. Sierra College is to prepare students for successful careers in the fields of business, media arts, and technology. The College is dedicated to helping students become solution-oriented leaders who can think critically and act with a strong sense of professionalism, high ethical standards, and a spirit of community service. Its academic programs prepare students to be leaders in their chosen fields by providing a high quality, balanced, hands-on education. Students learn how to effectively use technology to creatively solve problems facing the global marketplace. In preparing tomorrow's leaders, the College offers students opportunities to better understand the world around them through a strong commitment to general education. Mt. Sierra College is dedicated to serving the educational needs of a geographically diverse population through the use of technology. The College is committed to providing educational opportunities using campus-based and online programs.​


Nestled along the picturesque foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains, Mt Sierra College is situated in the geographic center of the San Gabriel Valley in Southern California. The College is located near the centers of technology, entertainment, business and the arts in Southern California. All Classes on Campus Mt Sierra College offers approximately 25,000 square feet of space dedicated to student learning. The College provides instruction in state-of-the-art laboratories as well as spacious, traditional classrooms, all networked using the latest technology. Classes are small, up to 25 students.


Mt Sierra College was founded in 1990. For more than 25 years, the College has been known for its focus on effective use of technology, which has always been at the core of its educational mission. Mt Sierra College laid the foundation for its Bachelor of Science degree programs in 1994 and earned its accreditation in 1996. Leading edge programs in Media Arts, Business and Information Technology prepare students for life-long careers. They acquire the cutting edge knowledge and skills that today’s industry demands, while learning in a caring and supportive environment.