Kern County Community Colleges

In Kern County, California, you can find 6 community colleges serving 26,405 students.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 46:1 is more than the state average of 45:1.

Kern County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • 93305-Bakersfield
    1801 Panorama Dr
    BakersfieldCA 93305
    (661)395-4011
    17,249 students
  • 93555-Ridgecrest
    3000 College Heights Blvd
    RidgecrestCA 93555
    (760)384-6100
    4,486 students
  • 93304-Bakersfield
    1914 Wible Road
    BakersfieldCA 93304
    (661)836-6300
    441 students
  • 93309-Bakersfield
    201 New Stine Rd.
    BakersfieldCA 93309
    (661)834-0126
    632 students
  • 93309-Bakersfield
    5300 California Avenue
    BakersfieldCA 93309
    (661)835-1100
    555 students
  • 93268-Taft
    29 Cougar Court
    TaftCA 93268
    (661)763-7700
    3,042 students
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Did You Know?
Kern, CA community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.56, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Kern, CA is San Joaquin Valley College-Bakersfield. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.