Bakersfield College administers bilingual English/Spanish exams and issues certificates verifying bilingual proficiency in verbal, reading and writing.
In order to be considered for bilingual positions, the individual must demonstrate proficency in English/Spanish.
The College Level Examination Program (CLEP) is a means through which academic credit may be given for nontraditional forms of educational experience, also known as credit by exam. For more information visit the testing center website.
Valid photo ID required; Cell phone or pagers must be turned off during testing. Must be prompt - Late comers will not be tested.
English/Spanish Proficiency Exam - Certification Testing Schedule (Schedule subject to change)
(TESTS ARE BY APPOINTMENT ONLY - PAYMENT IS REQUIRED TO SCHEDULE APPOINTMENT.)
A minimum number of clients are required for testing to occur.
If you pass the Bilingual exams - Tier I, Verbal, Certificate will be provided at the time of the exam; Tier II, Written, Certificate will be mailed after it is scored, approximately two week to address provided on exam.
Where: Bakersfield College
Office: Career & Technical Education
Location: Family and Consumer Education (FACE), Room 16
Address: 1801 Panorama Drive
Bakersfield, CA 93305
Monday, January 27 - Morning and Afternoon Appointments - Booked
Friday, February 7 - Morning Appointments - Booked
Thursday, February 13 - Afternoon Appointments - Booked
Thursday, February 20 - Afternoon Appointments - Booked
Friday, February 21 - Afternoon Appointments - Booked
Monday, February 24 - Afternoon Appointments - Booked
Friday, March 6 - Morning Appointments - Waiting List
Monday, March 16 - Afternoon Appointments - Waiting List
Friday, April 3 - Morning Appointments
Monday, April 11 - Afternoon Appointments
Friday, May 1 - Morning Appointments
Monday, May 11 - Afternoon Appointments
Thursday, May 28 - Afternoon Appointments
Thursday, June 11- Afternoon Appointments
Thursday, June 25 - Afternoon Appointments