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Career Training in Bakersfield
SJVC’s Bakersfield campus offers hands-on career training to students in Central California. Class sizes are small and class schedules are flexible. We focus on career training and education and have a dedicated Career Services staff that is focused on helping students find career opportunities when they graduate. Our Bakersfield community college works to promote the personal, academic and professional success of all its students. Our campus provides opportunities for our students to develop critical thinking, career skills, and professionalism all in an excellent classroom setting that is designed to mimic real-life scenarios. All of our programs incorporate hands-on assignments and projects which are vital for vocational-based learning. Our skilled faculty are experienced teachers who know how to engage students with individualized, personal instruction
About the Area
The Bakersfield community college campus is conveniently located off the Stockdale Highway, meaning there’s plenty to do and see nearby. We’re across the street from Stockdale Village Shopping Center, and there are quick bites like local favorite In-n-Out and Chipotle, but also sit-down options nearby. Whether you just want to run a few errands between classes or you’re looking to blow off steam before hitting the books, there are lots of local options near our Bakersfield campus. Our convenient campus is also not far from Valley Plaza Mall and its premier dining and shopping. Our central location makes it easy for our students from Bakersfield and beyond to access our classes and community.
The campus is conveniently located near state routes 58 and 99, making driving easy. We are also located near the route 47 bus stop at New Stein Rd. and Stockdale
Get Ready for Your Career at SJVC Bakersfield
Request information about the SJVC programs today and you will hear from our Bakersfield campus shortly. We know it’s tough to choose the right career college for you. Our advisor will answer your questions, help determine what program suits you best and work with you to determine if SJVC will be a good fit.
“SJVC students are my heroes! I am proud to be SJVC’s Bakersfield Campus President. Our students work towards real careers, where they solve real-world problems in their communities. The opportunity to make a positive impact on our students, our dedicated faculty and tireless staff inspires me every day!”