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Bakersfield College Academics

If students would like to graduate in less time than normal, they can choose the accelerated degree program. Bakersfield College accepts transfer credits. Additionally, Bakersfield College has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

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Accelerated Degree Program
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: Bakersfield College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

Which Courses Will I Take At Bakersfield College?

Bakersfield College has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement, but there is a math and science requirement.

Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.

Course Required?
2nd Language No
Math Yes
Science Yes
Computer No

Reminder: Check with Bakersfield College directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at Bakersfield College

When choosing a major, Bakersfield College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Bakersfield College. Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.

Frequently Asked Questions About Bakersfield College

Does Bakersfield College Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

✅ Bakersfield College offers services for students with disabilities.

Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.

Does Bakersfield College Offer Online Classes?

🟨 For more information on any possible distant learning options available at Bakersfield College, contant the school directly.

Does Bakersfield College Offer AP Credit?

✅ Bakersfield College true Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does Bakersfield College Have An Honors Program?

🟨 To learn more about any possible honors programs at Bakersfield College, check with the school directly.

Does Bakersfield College Require Internships?

🟨 Bakersfield College does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors. Students can look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.

Additional Information About Bakersfield College

Bakersfield College Library

The main library on campus is the Grace Van Dyke Bird Library.

Dual Degree Programs at Bakersfield College

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.

For more information on possible dual degree options at Bakersfield College, contact the university directly.


Does Bakersfield College have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every school. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Bakersfield College does not have any ROTC programs.

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