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Bakersfield College

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Learning Center

The Jerry Ludeke Learning Center is located on the second and mezzanine floors at the west end of the Student Services Building and houses the ACDV classes, instructors' offices, the Education advisor, the Student Success Lab, the Math Lab, Extend the Classroom, Supplemental Instruction, the Writing Center, and the Tutoring Center.

The center offers a variety of learning opportunities, well-trained instructors and tutors, reading, math and writing classes (ACDV B201ABC), learning and study skills courses, FREE open-entry math classes (ACDV B281ABC), a basic skills computer lab, proofreading services, FREE online test prep and FREE Critical Academic Skills (CAS) workshops.

For students who wish to improve their memory, note-taking or test-taking skills, the Learning Center has short-term classes, the ACDV B70 Series. 

Individuals who want to study mathematics may enroll in an open-entry/open exit math class in the Learning Center. The math lab offers courses in arithmetic, pre-algebra, elementary algebra and intermediate algebra. In the lab, students work at their own pace; they study and test independently in a pleasant and relaxing environment.