Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield

5300 California Avenue
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Tel: (661)835-1100
562 students
Private for-profit
Santa Barbara Business College is a California technical school that helps people just like you learn marketable career skills. After all, without a good career, it can be difficult to enjoy all the wonderful things California has to offer. Santa Barbara Business College offers a number of programs in different career fields, not just in business but also in healthcare, computers and the legal profession. If you\'re interested in learning what it takes to become a successful graduate of Santa Barbara Business College-whether in California medical training or in a California business program-one of Santa Barbara Business College\'s career college programs might be the perfect answer to get you started on a new career.
School Highlights
Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield serves 562 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the state community college average of 44:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 68%.
Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield is one of 6 community colleges within Kern County, CA.
The nearest community college is San Joaquin Valley College-Bakersfield (0.50 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
College Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield (CA) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 46 staff
78 staff

Student Body

The student population of 562 has declined by 31% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has declined by 10% over five years.
Total Enrollment 562 students 2,419 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
# Full-Time Students 562 students
1,297 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Hawaiian
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. 0.44 0.73

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $11,673 is less than the state average of $16,796. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $11,673 $16,796
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 96%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
Kern County, 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 0.53, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Kern County, CA is Taft College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.