Bakersfield College

Early College Opportunities at Shafter High School

Current Pathway Opportunities:

For a full list of courses that will be offered at Shafter High school after school in Fall 2019, please visit the Class Schedule.


CSU & IGETC General Education Pathway* (32 Units)

Grade Fall Spring Summer
9th STDV B3 Career & Life Planning - DE (Career Choices) ART B1 Art Appreciation - CE HIST B1 World History - CE
10th COMM B1 Public Speaking - CE SOCI 1 Intro to Sociology - CE HIST B17A US History - CE
11th SPAN B1 Elementary Spanish I - DE (Spanish 3 Honors) MATH B22 Elem. Probability & Stats - DE (Statistics)
12th ENGL B1A Expository Composition - CE ENGL B1B Intro to Types of Literature - CE

DE = Dual Enrollment courses during the school day at Shafter High School.
CE = Concurrent Enrollment courses taught at Shafter High School after school or in the evenings.

*Courses and pathways are subject to change.

CSU General Education Requirements Met:

The California State University General Education-Breadth (CSU GE) pattern is one option that allows California community college transfer students to fulfill the lower-division general education requirements of any California State University (CSU) campus. The curriculum consists of a 39-unit pattern with five areas of concentration described in the CSU GE pattern.

AREA A: English Language Communication and Critical Thinking - 9 Units Required
(Early College: Complete 9 out of 9 units at Shafter High)

  • A.1. COMM B1 Public Speaking
  • A.2. ENGL B1A Expository Composition
  • A.3. ENGL B1B Intro to Types of Literature

AREA B: Scientific Inquiry and Quantitative Reasoning - 9 Units Required
(Early College: Complete 3 out of 9 units at Shafter High)

  • B.1.
  • B.2.
  • B.3. MATH B22 Elem. Probability & Stats
  • B.4.

AREA C: Arts, Literature, Philosophy, and Foreign Language - 9 Units Required
(Early College: Complete 9 out of 9 units at Shafter High)

  • C.1. ART B1 Art Appreciation
  • C.2. SPAN B1 Elementary Spanish I
  • C.1./C.2. HIST B1 World History

AREA D: Social Sciences - 9 Units Required
(Early College: Complete 6 out of 9 units at Shafter High)

  • D. SOC 1 Intro to Sociology
  • D. HIST B17A US History
  • D.

AREA E: Lifelong Learning and Self-Development - 3 Units Required
(Early College: Complete 3 out of 3 units at Shafter High)

  • E. STDV B3 Career & Life Planning

Total Early College Units: 32
Remaining CSU General Education Units: 10

IGETC (Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum) Requirements Met:

Completion of the Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) will permit a student to transfer from a California Community College (CCC) to a California State University (CSU) or University of California (UC) campus generally without the need, after transfer, to take additional lower-division general education courses to satisfy all lower-division general education requirements. However, individual colleges or majors within a CSU or UC campus may not accept IGETC for meeting general education.

AREA 1: English Communication - 9 Units Required
(Early College: Complete 6 out of 9 units at Shafter High)

  • 1A. ENGL B1A Expository Composition
  • 1B.
  • 1C. COMM B1 Public Speaking

AREA 2: Mathematical Concepts and Quantitative Reasoning - 3 Units Required
(Early College: Complete 3 out of 3 units at Shafter High)

  • 2. MATH B22 Elem. Probability & Stats

AREA 3: Arts and Humanities - 9 Units Required
(Early College: Complete 9 out of 9 units at Shafter High)

  • 3A. ART B1 Art Appreciation
  • 3B. HIST B1 World History
  • 3A/3B. ENGL B1B Intro to Types of Literature

AREA 4: Social and Behavioral Sciences - 9 Units Required
(Early College: Complete 6 out of 9 units at Shafter High)

  • 4. SOCI B1 Intro to Sociology
  • 4. HIST B17A US History
  • 4.

AREA 5: Physical and Biological Sciences - 7 Units Required
(Early College: Complete 0 out of 7 units at Shafter High)

  • 5A.
  • 5B.
  • 5C.

AREA 6: Language Other than English - 3 Units Required
(Early College: Complete 4 out of 3 units at Shafter High)

  • 6. SPAN B1 Elementary Spanish

Total Early College IGETC Units: 29
Remaining IGETC CSU General Education Units: 13

Intro to Agriculture Pathway*

Shafter High Course Dual Enrollment Course Units
Career Choices STDV B3 Career & Life Planning - DE 3.0
Ag Leadership AGRI B1 Agriculture, Environment & Society - DE
AGRI B49 Ag Leadership - DE
3.0
2.0
Veterinary Science 1 ANSC B1 Intro to Animal Science - DE 3.0
Floral 1 ORNH B36 Beginning Floral Design - DE 3.0
Floral 2 ORNH B2 Fundamentals of Nursery Management and Plant Production - DE 3.0
Ag Horticulture Crop Science CRPS B5 Plant Science - DE 3.0
Intro to Ag Soil Science SOIL B1 Intro to Soil Science - DE 3.0

DE = Dual Enrollment courses during the school day at Shafter High School.

BC Agriculture Certificate Pathways

  • Agriculture-Animal Science Certificate of Achievement
  • Agriculture Business Management Certificate of Achievement
  • Agriculture-Plant Science Certificate of Achievement
  • Environmental Horticulture Certificate of Achievement
  • Forestry Certificate of Achievement

BC Agriculture Degree Pathways

  • Agriculture-Animal Science Associate Degree for Transfer
  • Agriculture-Animal Science Associate of Science Degree
  • Agriculture Business Associate in Science Degree for Transfer
  • Agriculture-Plant Science Associate Degree for Transfer
  • Agriculture-Plant Science-Horticulture Emphasis Associate of Science Degree
  • Agriculture-Plant Science-Crops Emphasis Associate of Science Degree
  • Environmental Horticulture Associate of Science Degree
  • Forestry Associate of Arts Degree
  • Forestry Associate of Science Degree

*Courses and pathways are subject to change.
**This certificate or degree can be completed by high school graduation.


Mechanized Agriculture & Welding Pathway*

Shafter High Course Dual Enrollment Course Units
Career Choices STDV B3 Career & Life Planning - DE 3.0
Ag Mechanics 1 MCAG B2 Intro to Mechanized Agriculture - DE 3.0
Ag Welding 1 WELD B1A Intro to Oxy-Acetylene Welding & Cutting - DE
WELD B1B Intro to Welding Processes - DE
2.0
2.0
Ag Welding 2 WELD B53A Shielded Metal Arc Welding - DE
WELD B53B Shielded Metal Arc Welding 2 - DE
2.0
2.0

Total Units: 14

DE = Dual Enrollment courses during the school day at Shafter High School.

Mechanized Agriculture & Welding Certificate & Degree Pathways

  • Heavy Equipment Technician Certificate of Achievement
  • Welding Certificate of Achievement
  • Gas Metal Arc/Gas Tungsten Arc/Flux Core Arc Welding Job Skills Certificate
  • Shielded Metal Arc Welding Job Skills Certificate
  • Welding Certification Job Skills Certificate
  • Industrial Technology, Welding Option Associate of Science Degree
  • Mechanized Agriculture Associate of Science Degree

*Courses and pathways are subject to change.
**This certificate or degree can be completed by high school graduation.


Woodworking Pathway*

Shafter High Course Dual Enrollment Course Units
Career Choices STDV B3 Career & Life Planning - DE 3.0
Wood 1 WOOD B1 Intro to Woodworking - DE 3.0
Wood 2 WOOD B2 Furniture & Cabinetmaking - DE 3.0
Intro to Industrial Arts INDR B12 Intro to Drafting & CAD - DE 3.0

Total Units: 12

DE = Dual Enrollment courses during the school day at Shafter High School.

Woodworking Certificate & Degree Pathways

  • Woodworking & Cabinetmaking Job Skills Certificate
  • Cabinetmaking Certificate of Achievement
  • Industrial Technology, Woodworking & Cabinetmaking Option Associate of Science Degree

*Courses and pathways are subject to change.
**This certificate or degree can be completed by high school graduation.


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