Education

K-12 Education
School Districts 49
Elementary Schools 159
Junior High/Middle Schools 44
High Schools 35
Total Enrollment (K-12) 185,236
Average Class Size 24
Source: Ed-Data, 2016-2017

 

 

Four Year Universities

California State University, Bakersfield

Undergraduate and Graduate Degrees
www.csub.edu

CSUB accolades include:

  • The Economist – #10 Best Economic Value of Degree 99th Percentile
  • Carnegie Foundation – Elective Community Engagement Classification, 2015 and 2016
  • Top Nursing Schools; CollegeAtlas.org, 2014 – #5 Nursing School in California
  • TIME – #39 Top Colleges and Universities
  • Hispanic Outlook – Top 100 Colleges for Degrees Granted to Hispanic Students – #54
  • Washington Monthly – Best Bang-for-the-Buck Colleges (#8), 2015 and 2016
  • Washington Monthly – Master’s Universities, 2016
  • Brookings Institute – 95th Percentile for Expected Student Earnings
  • Best Colleges – Best Colleges for Hispanic Students, Most Affordable Online RN to BSN
  • Hispanic Outlook – Publisher’s Picks Top 50 Colleges and Universities
  • Bicycle Friendly University The League with American Bicyclists 2015-2019 (Bronze)
  • Ranked No. 1 for “Best Bank for the Buck” in the Western United States (Washington Monthly College Guide, 2016)

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(661) 654-CSUB
9001 Stockdale Hwy
Bakersfield, CA 93311

Enrollment: 9,320

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Edwards AFB
World’s largest, fully accredited university specializing in aviation and aerospace
worldwide.erau.edu

Fresno Pacific University – Bakersfield Center
Teaching certification, undergraduate and graduate degrees
www.fresno.edu/bakersfield

University of LaVerne – Bakersfield Campus
Undergraduate and graduate degrees
www.laverne.edu/locations/bakersfield

University of Phoenix – Bakersfield Center
Teaching certification, undergraduate and graduate degrees
phoenix.edu/campus-locations/ca/central-valley-campus


Community Colleges And Trade Schools

Bakersfield College
Certificate and associates degrees
www.bakersfieldcollege.edu

Brightwood College
Certificates, associates and undergraduate degrees
www.brightwood.edu

California Aeronautical University
Certificates and training
www.calaero.com

Cerro Coso Community College
Certificate and associates degrees, honor programs
www.cerrocoso.edu

DeVry University Bakersfield Center
Certificate, associates and undergraduate degrees
www.devry.edu

Kaplan College
Certificate and associates degrees
www.bakersfield.kaplancollege.com

National University – Bakersfield  Center
Certificates, undergraduate and graduate degrees 
www.nu.edu

San Joaquin Valley College
Certificate and associates degrees
www.sjvc.edu

Santa Barbara Business College
Certificate and associates degrees
www.sbbcollege.edu

Taft College
Certificate and associates degrees
www.taftcollege.edu

WESTEC
Safety certifications
www.westec.org

 


Employment and Training Centers

America’s Job Center of California
www.careerservicescenter.com

Bakersfield Adult School
bas.kernhigh.org

Delano Adult School
https://www.djuhsd.org/Domain/12

Employers’ Training Resource
www.etronline.com

Kern County Regional Occupational Program
http://roc.kernhigh.org/