San Joaquin Valley College Bakersfield: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality: Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - ExcellentCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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San Joaquin Valley College Bakersfield is a small two-year, private for-profit school with 745 students enrolled. This college was established in 1982 and is one of the 7 schools located in Bakersfield, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
13
At San Joaquin Valley College Bakersfield you can get your 1-year certificate or associate's degree.

San Joaquin Valley College Bakersfield implements a continuous curriculum calendar system and provides 13 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Medical, Pharmacy, Criminal Justice, and Installation and Repair. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
60%
San Joaquin Valley College Bakersfield student retention rate is relatively low at 60% (way below California average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at San Joaquin Valley College Bakersfield is below average - 56%.

Student to faculty ratio at San Joaquin Valley College Bakersfield is decent - 17:1. Learn more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$16,400
Average tuition cost is fairly high - about $16,300 a year. The additional fees at San Joaquin Valley College Bakersfield (not included in tuition costs) are around $100, which comes to $16,400 per year.

Read the details about San Joaquin Valley College Bakersfield additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at San Joaquin Valley College Bakersfield and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (661) 834-0126 or check San Joaquin Valley College Bakersfield Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B+
San Joaquin Valley College Bakersfield offers a distance learning option.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at San Joaquin Valley College Bakersfield, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At present there is no on-campus housing at San Joaquin Valley College Bakersfield.

Based on the college crime numbers, San Joaquin Valley College Bakersfield appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

San Joaquin Valley College Bakersfield Location and Maps



Post Address: San Joaquin Valley College Bakersfield, 201 New Stine Rd., Bakersfield, California 93309, USA
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