Bakersfield College

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.

Want to know more about this opportunity? Come to our virtual Information Meeting!

Join us for a virtual Information Meeting for parents and students on either March 1st or March 2nd at 6:00pm on Zoom. You can register for this meeting online.

Ready to apply?

Applications are due March 26th. Applications must be completed by the student applying, and each student may only submit 1 application per year. You can apply online.

If you have any questions about the pathways, please email

KHSD Opportunities by School

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