BAKERSFIELD COLLEGE

United States, California

Commenced to provide educational culture and ambiance to students, Bakersfield College trains as well as inculcates students by providing a wide range of program options. This college is situated in the city of Bakersfield, California and opened in the province in the year 1913. This college is considered to be one of the best public community colleges to provide knowledge to the students. There are many programs available at different levels like undergraduate, associate degree and certificate program in the fields of accounting, healthcare, business, physics, psychology, theatre and so on. The parent institution is the Kern Community College District. The college is also recognized as BC.

Campus Life

The college campus covers an area of about 153 acres and welcomes international students from different nations to pursue their higher education at Bakersfield College. This community college has many satellite campuses Weill Institute, Southwest campus and Delano campus. There are many on-campus services student-support facilities provided which are dining facility, parking, students exhorting, career counselling, financial aid and many more. There is an accommodation facility available especially for the international students who are student residences. The students are given the flexibility to choose a room according to their convenience. The Bakersfield College library has a large collection of books and online study materials which would help students to acquire additional knowledge in their specializations. The students can access any of the libraries that are on the main campus as well as the Delano campus. At the student's center, all the events and recreational activities year-round with different themes like art, religion, culture and so on.

Noted Alumni

Many scholarly people of the college have remained prosperous in their vocations. The denominations of the eminent alumni of Bakersfield College include book author- Gerald Haslam, Former California State Senator- Walter W. Stiern and many more.