Bakersfield College

Math Support

Mathematics can be a challenging subject for many students. Bakersfield College provides many resources to help students through these courses. The following are available to students depending on their need.

Tutoring Center

The Tutoring Center offers one-on-one peer tutoring in math. BC students may have one free 50-minute session per week. Make an appointment at the Tutoring Center, CSS 203. Walk-in assistance for math is also available. See the Tutoring Center for more information.

Supplemental Instruction (SI)

Group tutoring sessions lead by peer tutors and overseen by faculty are available for specific subjects, such as math. SI offers sessions for ACDV B72 Basic Arithmetic & Pre-Algebra, Math B60 Beginning Algebra, Math B65 Intermediate Algebra for Statistics, Math B70 Intermediate Algebra, Math B1A Precalculus I, and Math B1B Precalculus II. Find out more about SI and available sessions.

Extend the Classroom for ACDV B72

Peer tutors are available in CSS133 for students enrolled in ACDV B72 Basic Arithmetic & Pre-Algebra

Student Success Lab

The SS Lab, in CSS 140, offers a 0.5-unit Math Skills Course, ACDV B201C. This is a supervised open entry/open exit course with self-paced computer lab activities that help individuals improve basic math skills.

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