Early College Opportunities at Kern High School District

KHSD Early College Pathways

The following Early College pathways are offered after the high school day in centralized locations and are open to students from Kern High School District. Seats in the program are limited, and admittance to each pathway is based on an application process set by the high school district.

Each year, 35 9th grade students will be accepted into each pathway. Students from other grades will also be accepted to fill available seats in the program.

Ready to apply?

Applications will open on February 24, 2023, and will be due by March 24, 2023. Applications must be completed by the student applying, and each student may only submit 1 application per year. Apply online here.
We will be hosting a virtual informational meeting on Tuesday, February 21, 2023, and Thursday, February 23, 2023, for students and parents who are interested in applying.  

If you have any questions about the pathways, please email earlycollege@kernhigh.org.

KHSD Opportunities by School

Please select from the following schools in the Kern High School District for Early College opportunities at each school: