Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield

5300 California Avenue
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Tel: (661)835-1100
555 students
Public institution
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:
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Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield serves 555 students (100.00% of students are full-time).
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Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
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Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield is one of 6 community colleges within Kern County, CA.
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The nearest community college is San Joaquin Valley College-Bakersfield (0.47 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 320% over five years.
Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 42 staff
61 staff

Student Body

The student population of 555 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is equal to the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 13% over five years.
Total Enrollment 555 students 1,294 students
# Full-Time Students 555 students
821 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
% Hawaiian
1%
1%
% Hispanic
76%
7%
% Black
5%
12%
% White
14%
57%
% Two or more races
1%
2%
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. 0.53 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,464 is more than the state average of $5,650. The in-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $12,464 is more than the state average of $10,252. The out-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,464 $5,694
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,464 $10,252
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Bakersfield
    201 New Stine Rd.
    BakersfieldCA 93309
    (661)834-0126
    0.47 Mi | 632 students
  • Bakersfield
    1914 Wible Road
    BakersfieldCA 93304
    (661)836-6300
    2.01 Mi | 441 students
  • Blythe
    One College Drive
    BlytheCA 92225
    (760)921-5500
    4.72 Mi | 2,735 students
  • Bakersfield
    1801 Panorama Dr
    BakersfieldCA 93305
    (661)395-4011
    6.07 Mi | 17,249 students
  • Taft
    29 Cougar Court
    TaftCA 93268
    (661)763-7700
    26.73 Mi | 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.