Barstow Community College

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School Overview

Barstow Community College (BCC) is a two-year community college located in Barstow, California. BCC specializes in transfer programs, allowing students to fulfill their general requirements and transfer course credits to a four-year university. BCC also offers vocational instruction and professional certification.

BCC provides a number of Associate’s degrees, including Associate of Arts in Social Sciences, Associate of Arts in Humanities, and Associate of Science degrees in mathematics, natural sciences, and a number of occupational majors.

Barstow Community College is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

General Information

Admission Office

2700 Barstow Road
Barstow, CA 92311-9984
(760) 252-2411
Fax: (760) 252-6754

Contact: Heather Porter
Admissions, Records and Financial Aid Manager
Main Address

2700 Barstow Road
Barstow, CA 92311-9984
(760) 252-2411


Total undergrads: 3,088
Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,581


Rural setting
Large town (10,000 – 49,999)
Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Not reported

College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing
Drama/Theater Arts A
Fine/Studio Arts A
Music – General A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing
Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C
Business/Managerial Economics A
Information Processing/Data Entry A,C
Management Information Systems A
Office Clerical Services A,C
Office Management A,C
Real Estate A,C

Communications & Journalism
Communications/Rhetoric A

Communications Technologies

Communications Technologies – General C

Computer & Information Sciences
Computer Programming – General A,C
Computer Programming – Specific Applications A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C
Data Processing Technology C

Education – General A
Elementary Education A
Teacher Assistance A

Engineering Technologies
Drafting and Design Technology C
Electrical Engineering Technologies C

English Language & Literature
English Language & Literature – General A

Family & Consumer Sciences
Child Care Management A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences
Emergency Medical Technology C
Health System Administration C
Medical Administrative Assistance C
Medical Assistance C
Medical Records Administration C

Liberal Arts & Sciences
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Library Science
Library Assistance C

Mathematics – General A

Precision Production Trades
Welding Technology A,C

Psychology – General A

Security & Protective Services
Fire Protection/Safety Technology A,C
Police Science A,C

Social Sciences
Social Sciences – General A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Barstow Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (760) 252-2411
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online:;jsessionid=86B9659362962312D2CC17037DE6BBCB
Address: 2700 Barstow Road, Barstow, CA 92311
Setting: Town: Distant
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 3,078
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 24 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 578 (19% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $1,104
Out-of-state Tuition: $7,464
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 87%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $6,540

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Barstow Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Barstow Community College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 44
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 11
Construction Trades 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 21
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 21
Health Professions and Related Programs 1
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 33
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Personal and Culinary Services 21
Precision Production 11
Psychology 1
Social Sciences 3
Visual and Performing Arts 12
Grand total 1825

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Barstow Community College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $1,104
Out-of-state $7,464
Books and supplies $2,293

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 242 87%
Grant or scholarship aid 241 86% $6,540
Student loan aid 0 0% $0

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 2,396 79% $4,152
Federal student loans 0 0% $0

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Barstow Community College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Barstow Community College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Barstow Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 3,078
Undergraduate enrollment 3,078
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Barstow Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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