Kern Promise: Transfer in 2 is a new program that supports the increase in student completion of an Associate Degree in 60 semester units at BC followed by transfer to a 4-year institution into a similar major within 2 years. The goal is to move students through to the next stage of their educational and career goals in a more efficient and impactful way.
Must be a California resident/AB540 eligible
Must be a first-time college student
Must fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Declare an approved Associates Degree with a CSU or IGETC General Education pattern
Enroll in at least 15 units each semester or 30 units each year
Enroll in college level math and English within the first year
Meet with Transfer in 2 staff each semester
Maintain a semester/cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or higher
Tuition paid for while at BC (contingent on funding)
$250 book grants per semester (contingent on funding)
Access to designated counselor/advisor
Note: Applications received after September 10, 2019 will not receive awards until the subsequent semester.
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