San Joaquin Valley College - Bakersfield

Study to Become a Medical, Technical, or Business Professional in Bakersfield, California

Offering 12 programs across the medical, technical and business fields, SJVC Bakersfield utilizes fast-paced, hands-on training and classroom instruction to prepare its students for rewarding careers.

For more than two decades, San Joaquin Valley College’s Bakersfield campus has served the community by educating students using methods that create the best opportunity for their understanding and performance. Our model has produced thousands of graduates at the Bakersfield campus alone – more than 25,000 across all SJVC locations.

SJVC Bakersfield offers training in the following programs:


  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Office
  • Dental Assisting
  • Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  • Pharmacy Technology
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Surgical Technology


  • Business Administration
  • Criminal Justice: Corrections
  • Emergency Services & Safety Management


  • Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration
  • Industrial Maintenance Technology
Several of SJVC Bakersfield's Associate of Science degree programs can be completed in as little as 14 months, with most Certificate of Completion level programs taking as few as 7 months. Our instructors bring industry experience to the classroom, demonstrating processes to you using the equipment and tools found in today's medical, business and technical professional environments.

Contact SJVC Bakersfield Today

If you’re ready to get started on a new career, contact us today.

San Joaquin Valley College - Bakersfield
201 New Stine Rd.
Bakersfield, CA 93309
(866) 422-4054

See SJVC's College Catalog for complete program and campus details.

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