Mt. Sierra College





[Students at Engineering Exchange Orientation]Top students from across America and more than 90 countries worldwide come to Mt. Sierra to carve their own unique academic paths. Continually challenged by their peers and internationally acclaimed professors, they acquire the knowledge, skills and life experience that will lead to future success.

Whether you are American or one of our more than 3,400 international students, you will find enriching academic and cultural opportunities from which to choose. Opt for a degree in music or astrophysics, commerce or engineering. Spend a term at our castle in the United Kingdom. Consider an internship, Mt. Sierra Innovation Centre Summer Initiative, or a dual degree to round out your studies. The choices are endless!

You will graduate from Mt. Sierra not only knowing more, but with a deeper and richer skill set – and a new global network of friends – to draw upon wherever life takes you.

Ways to Study at MTSC

Degree Programs: At Mt. Sierra you can make your degree as unique as you are. We offer a number of programs to meet your specific needs for career development and personal growth, including articulation agreements, cotutelle programs, and dual degree or double degree options.

Expand your geographic and cultural horizons by participating in our robust exchange program with more than 220 exchange partners in 40 different countries.

Education Abroad Experiences: Make your Mt. Sierra experience international through study abroad opportunities, field studies, work placements, internships, volunteering or directed travel in another country.

Mt. Sierra Bader International Study Centre (BISC): Students from around the world can study at MTSC campus in the United Kingdom while staying at Herstmonceux Castle. Small class sizes, integrated hands-on field studies, primary research-based projects, and a diverse faculty and student population set the foundation for innovative global learning at the BISC.

MTSC School of English: We offer a variety of English as a Second Language (ESL) programs and courses – English language preparation for university or college, English for work purposes, or to enrich the experience of American culture.

International at Home: Internationalize your degree with language courses, clubs and certification programs.

Online: Wherever you are, you can take Mt. Sierra online courses or earn a degree – you could be located anywhere in the world, and you’ll still be a part of the Mt. Sierra community.

International students are 11% of our undergraduate community and 27% of our graduate student community.


Top 3 countries of citizenship for international students: China, USA, India