Be sure to have fun, but definitely do not spread yourself too thin. Although this is a community college, you will save thousands by getting your general education here instead of going straight to a four year university. Bakersfield College has many great teachers who will present a challenge with their classes, and most teach as if you are at a university. It helps to take one or two easy-going or fun classes so you do not stress out too much with the more challenging classes. Definitely start or join in on study groups for these...
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Bakersfield College is perfect for students looking to transfer or seeking an associate's degree or certificate. Transferring is pretty straight-forward depending on the school you want to transfer to. Classes are full and it is sometimes difficult to get the classes you want.» Read More
school is a great place to start college, however, after learning the do and donts of a college life/student it can be a waste of time as many student take unnecessary classes. many administrator really don't care if you take the wrong class. overall education is an OK. and school structure overall OK faculty below average for me!.» Read More
Bakersfield college is a quality community college in California. You receive a quality education without having to fly the coop. It is a great school for those looking to gently transfer from high school to a university.» Read More