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The first step to higher education success is to apply online to attend Bakersfield College!
Register online for the in-person Orientation, or complete the Orientation online.
The Assessment Testing process you into English, Reading, and Math classes. These classes are the foundation for all other classes here at BC.
Take the Assessment Test at the Assessment Center anytime during their business hours with your photo ID and your BC ID or SSN. Practice tests are available online.
Attend the New Student Workshop in person to develop your Education Plan.
If you choose to complete the New Student Workshop online, you will need to contact the Counseling department at 661-395-4421 to schedule an individual appointment to develop your Education Plan.