Barstow Community College: Review & Facts

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Barstow Community College is a small two-year, public school with 3,110 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1959 and is the only college located in Barstow, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
21
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Barstow Community College.

Barstow Community College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 21 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Social Work, Business, Management, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
61%
Bad
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 typically a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Barstow Community College is relatively low at 61% (way below California average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
29 : 1
High
The graduation rate at Barstow Community College is very low - 26%. Nearly 23% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at BCC is a bit disappointing, 29:1. Find out more details regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,500
Low
Average tuition price is low, $5,400 annually. The additional fees at BCC (not included in tuition costs) are about $100; which totals $5,500 a year.

Read the details about Barstow Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school might accept dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Barstow Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (760) 252-2411 or check Barstow Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Barstow Community College offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at BCC, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

ROTC
Available
No
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Barstow Community College.

Based on the college crime information, Barstow Community College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Barstow Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Barstow Community College, 2700 Barstow Road, Barstow, California 92311, USA
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