Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield

5300 California Avenue, Bakersfield
CA, 93309
Tel: (661)835-1100
691 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 691 students (87% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 63%.
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 (0.5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 691 teachers has grown by 94% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 36:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment
691 students
1,287 students
Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
599 students
832 students
Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 92 students 1,021 students
Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield sch enrollment Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
4%
2%
Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
2%
1%
% Hispanic
65%
7%
Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
7%
12%
Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield Black (2006-2012)
% White
20%
66%
Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield More (2008-2012)
Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield sch ethnicity Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield sta ethnicity
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 0.45
Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $11,673 is more than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,673 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $11,673 $5,845
Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,673 $10,047
Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Kern County, CA public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,331 per year for in-state students and $7,228 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,982 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

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 0.56, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Kern County, CA is San Joaquin Valley College-Bakersfield. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.