Bakersfield College: Majors & Ratings

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Bakersfield College offers 63 majors and allows you to earn your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Below we list majors offered at Bakersfield College as well as diplomas and certificates available for each major.

Accounting and Finance Majors

Accounting Technology and Bookkeeping
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
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Agriculture Majors

Agribusiness
· associate's degree
Applied Horticulture
· several-month certificate
Crop Production
· associate's degree
Livestock Husbandry and Production
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
+ Agriculture-Schools.com program rating: Agriculture Program Rating - Poor
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Architecture Majors

Architectural Technology
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
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Art Majors

General Art Studies
· associate's degree
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Automotive and Mechanic Majors

Automotive Mechanics Technology
· several-month certificate
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
+ Mechanics-Schools.com program rating: Automotive and Mechanic Program Rating - Poor
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Biology Majors

General Biology
· associate's degree
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Business Majors

Agribusiness
· associate's degree
General Business Administration and Management
· associate's degree
General Business and Commerce
· several-month certificate
Other Business, Management, Marketing and Related Support Services
· several-month certificate
Real Estate
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
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Chemistry Majors

General Chemistry
· associate's degree
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Communication and Journalism Majors

Journalism
· associate's degree
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
+ Journalism-Schools.com program rating: Communication and Journalism Program Rating - Poor
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Computer Science Majors

General Computer Science
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
Information Technology
· associate's degree
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Construction Majors

Construction, Heavy Equipment, and Earthmoving Equipment Operation
· 1-year certificate
Plumbing Technology
· 1-year certificate
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Criminal Justice Majors

Corrections
· associate's degree
Criminal Justice and Police Science
· associate's degree
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Culinary Majors

Foodservice Systems Administration and Management
· several-month certificate
General Cooking and Related Culinary Arts
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management
· associate's degree
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Economics Majors

General Economics
· associate's degree
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Electrical and Electronics Majors

Electrician
· 1-year certificate
General Electrical and Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
+ Electrical-Schools.com program rating: Electrical and Electronics Program Rating - Poor
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Engineering Majors

General Drafting and Design Technology
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
Pre-Engineering
· associate's degree
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English and Literature Majors

General English Language and Literature
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
+ Literature-Schools.com program rating: English and Literature Program Rating - Poor
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Ethnic and Cultural Studies Majors

Ethnic Studies
· associate's degree
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Firefighting Majors

Fire Protection and Safety Technology
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
Wildland and Forest Firefighting and Investigation
· associate's degree
+ Fire-Schools.com program rating: Firefighting Program Rating - Poor
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Foreign Languages Majors

American Sign Language
· associate's degree
Spanish Language and Literature
· associate's degree
+ Foreign-Language-Colleges.com program rating: Foreign Languages Program Rating - Poor
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Forestry Majors

Forestry
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
Wildland and Forest Firefighting and Investigation
· associate's degree
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General Studies Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences
· associate's degree
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Graphic Design and Animation Majors

Graphic Design
· several-month certificate
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
+ Graphic-Schools.com program rating: Graphic Design and Animation Program Rating - Poor
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History Majors

General History
· associate's degree
+ History-Schools.com program rating: History Program Rating - Poor
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Industrial Technologies Majors

Cabinetmaking and Millwork
· several-month certificate
Construction, Heavy Equipment, and Earthmoving Equipment Operation
· 1-year certificate
Machine Tool Technology
· several-month certificate
Manufacturing Technology
· 1-year certificate
Sheet Metal Technology and Sheetworking
· 1-year certificate
Welding Technology
· several-month certificate
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
+ Mechanics-Schools.com program rating: Industrial Technologies Program Rating - Poor
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Installation and Repair Majors

General Electrical and Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
Plumbing Technology
· 1-year certificate
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Interior Design Majors

Cabinetmaking and Millwork
· several-month certificate
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Management Majors

Foodservice Systems Administration and Management
· several-month certificate
General Business Administration and Management
· associate's degree
Other Business, Management, Marketing and Related Support Services
· several-month certificate
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management
· associate's degree
+ Best-Management-Schools.com program rating: Management Program Rating - Poor
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Marketing and Advertising Majors

General Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
Other Business, Management, Marketing and Related Support Services
· several-month certificate
+ Best-Marketing-Schools.com program rating: Marketing and Advertising Program Rating - Poor
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Mathematics Majors

General Mathematics
· associate's degree
+ Math-Colleges.com program rating: Mathematics Program Rating - Bad
+ All Mathematics colleges in California

Medical Majors

Emergency Medical Technology
· several-month certificate
Other Medical Preparatory Programs
· several-month certificate
Radiologic Technology Science
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
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Medical Assistant Majors

Emergency Medical Technology
· several-month certificate
Other Medical Preparatory Programs
· several-month certificate
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Nursing Majors

Licensed Practical and Vocational Nurse Training
· 1-year certificate
Nursing Assistant, Aide and Patient Care Assistant
· several-month certificate
Registered Nursing
· associate's degree
+ Best-Nursing-Colleges.com program rating: Nursing Program Rating - Below Average
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Occupational Therapy Majors

General Health and Physical Education
· associate's degree
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Office and Clerical Services Majors

General Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
+ Secretary-Schools.com program rating: Office and Clerical Services Program Rating - Poor
+ All Office and Clerical Services colleges in California

Philosophy Majors

Philosophy
· associate's degree
+ Philosophy-Colleges.com program rating: Philosophy Program Rating - Bad
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Physics Majors

General Physics
· associate's degree
+ Physics-Schools.com program rating: Physics Program Rating - Bad
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Political Science Majors

General Political Science and Government
· associate's degree
+ Political-Science-Schools.com program rating: Political Science Program Rating - Bad
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Psychology Majors

General Psychology
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
+ Psycolleges.com program rating: Psychology Program Rating - Poor
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Radiology Technology Majors

Radiologic Technology Science
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
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Retailing and Wholesaling Majors

General Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
Other Business, Management, Marketing and Related Support Services
· several-month certificate
+ Best-Marketing-Schools.com program rating: Retailing and Wholesaling Program Rating - Poor
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Social Work Majors

General Human Services
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
+ Social-Work-Colleges.com program rating: Social Work Program Rating - Poor
+ All Social Work colleges in California

Sociology and Anthropology Majors

Anthropology
· associate's degree
Sociology
· associate's degree
+ Sociology-Schools.com program rating: Sociology and Anthropology Program Rating - Bad
+ All Sociology and Anthropology colleges in California

Welding Majors

Welding Technology
· several-month certificate
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
+ Construction-Colleges.com program rating: Welding Program Rating - Poor
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Work and Family Studies Majors

Child Care Providing
· several-month certificate
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
Foodservice Systems Administration and Management
· several-month certificate
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