|Barstow Community College, is a two year institution serving the needs of higher education, provides a blend of traditional academic programs and vocational courses that makes the institute a dynamic one. Another campus is located at Ft. Irwin. The college also boasts of athletic programs consisting of cross country, men's and women's basketball, baseball, and softball teams. Barstow Community college offers associate degrees and certificate programs. There are several departments at Barstow college ranging from accounting, cosmetology, biology, geography to welding and warehousing. The college also offers Certificates of Achievement in areas of business, vocational and technical programs. The college also hosts a bookstore for the students. To support students financially, the college also provides eligible students with the Free Application for Federal student Aid (FAFSA). Apart from providing education, Barstow Community College also engages itself actively in community development programs.
Students at Barstow College have a choice from areas of study like business management, security and science.
Some of the certificate programs offered by Barstow College include
Administration of Justice
Child Development Certificate -- Level II
Computer Information Systems
Information Systems Management
Business Information Systems -- Office Services
Business Information Systems -- Administrative Assistant
Barstow College also has online courses among its offerings.
Degrees offered by the Barstow Community College
- Associate of Arts-Humanities
- Associate of Science-Math/Natural Science
- Associate of Arts-Social Science
- Associate of Science- occupational majors
Barstow College follows an open admission policy. Application for admission can be made online. To apply at Barstow College, official transcripts of previous schools attended are needed. A high school graduate who has passed the GED or has passed the High School Proficiency Exam can apply for admission.
The college does not provide residency facility to students. However ample student apartments, rooms on rent and hotels are available around the area.
2700 Barstow Road
Barstow, CA 92311
Telephone 760.252.2411 ext 7319