Welcome Renegades! The majority of our classes are online for Spring 2021. A few essential courses are face-to-face with safety protocols. All services have moved online and physical campuses are closed. Visit the COVID-19 page for up-to-date information.
Attend Transfer Day and College Night events in September
Visit colleges and universities
Check assist.org to make sure you will complete major preparation courses
Meet with a counselor to complete your student educational plan to choose classes for future semesters
Prepare for a transfer admission guarantee by completing 30 UC transferable units by the end of summer of your first year
Make yourself a competitive applicant
Work for a high GPA - study hard!
Get work experience or an internship related to your major
Do community service
Be a leader - join a club or run for student government
Second Year: Fall Semester
Attend Transfer Day and College Night in September to meet with college representatives
Attend transfer workshops (check InsideBC) for help with your applications, personal statements, and general transfer issues
Fill out a Transfer Guarantee (TAG) online: September 1-30
Seven UC campuses and CSUB offer students attending Bakersfield College guaranteed admission through a TAG. Interested students must satisfactorily complete UC campus-specific transfer admission requirements to be eligible. Participating campuses are: Davis, Irvine, Merced, Riverside, San Diego, Santa Barbara, and Santa Cruz. .
Students will be allowed to TAG one University of California campus
Bakersfield College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges, 10 Commercial Blvd., Suite 204, Novato, CA 94949, (415) 506-0234, an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education. Additional information about accreditation, including the filing of complaints against member institutions, can be found at: www.accjc.org