Focused Learning

Focused Learning

Earn Your Business Associate Degree for Transfer with Focused Learning

Join a Community focused on your success and earn your Business Associate Degree for Transfer to California State University (CSU), including Sacramento State.

Why Join the Focused Learning Program?

Join a community of students, support specialists, counselors and instructors while reaping several benefits, including:

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  • Complete your Associate Degree for Transfer in two years
  • Streamline transfer to Sacramento State and other CSU campuses
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  • Hybrid classes meet only Tuesdays and Thursdays, and online
  • Eight-week terms
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  • Priority enrollment and a guaranteed seat for classes
  • Zero textbook costs
  • Smaller class sizes

How to Join

  1. Watch our video FOCUS: A Sierra College Transfer Pathway for Student Success
  2. Complete this form confirming your interest: Fall 2024 FOCUS Interest Form
  3. Complete the Fall 2024 admissions application and all enrollment steps
  4. Follow the steps in your “Congratulations! Your Seat is Saved” email to register for your Fall classes
  5. Attend a welcome event in August

Cohort seats are limited so get started today! 

Contact Us

Learn how to get started by contacting the Focused Learning program.