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Bakersfield College

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BC SouthWest Center

Our Bakersfield College center located in southwest Bakersfield is conveniently located for residents on the west side of 99. Classes, ranging in size from 25-40 students, are offered at this location in general education and many majors. The BC SouthWest Center also provides tutoring, advising, counseling and financial aid services at select times.

For many years, Bakersfield College has held classes in the southwest area at various locations including Stockdale High School and Bakersfield Christian High School to better serve the needs of the southwest and northwest Bakersfield Community.

The BC SouthWest Center is an example of our commitment to bringing BC closer to home!

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Register for BC SouthWest

Students can satisfy all General Education and Transfer requirements at BCSW, and students in the following majors will find all of their degree requirements offered as well: 

  • Administration of Justice
  • Anthropology
  • Business Administration
  • Communication Studies 
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Elementary Teacher Education
  • History
  • Psychology
  • Sociology

Student Services at BC SouthWest

Student services at this location are open to students attending classes at any campus. Conveniently located for students in southwest and northwest Bakersfield. Services include:

  • Educational Advising/Counseling
  • Tutoring
  • Writing Center
  • Financial Aid

See details and availability of BC SouthWest Student Services.