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Bakersfield Campus Features and Facilities

Bakersfield Campus Features and Facilities

Pursuing an education can make all the difference. Equally important is where you pursue that education. At Brightwood College in Bakersfield, we believe in providing quality education programs that combine curriculum with professional skill development to empower you to achieve your personal and professional goals.

School Features

Quality Instruction

To seek a new career or advance in your current one, you need the skills and knowledge that employers look for. At Brightwood College in Bakersfield, our instructors bring their real-world experience to the classroom, and are dedicated to preparing you for what you might encounter on the job. Our limited class sizes offer the opportunity for more personal attention, and our flexible schedules help you manage your life while you pursue a better professional future.

Convenient Schedules

Brightwood College offers you the opportunity to pursue an education that could lead to a rewarding career and increased earning potential while you continue working at your current job. We offer both day and night classes so you can balance your work and home life with your education.

The Brightwood College Difference

Brightwood College offers the right combination of professional experience, flexible schedules, and educational programs to help you succeed. What you learn here could help you achieve the future career you envision. Contact us today to learn more about Brightwood College in Bakersfield.

Campus Facilities

Brightwood College's Bakersfield campus occupies 24,000 square feet and includes classrooms, administrative offices, and a reference library. College facilities are accessible to physically challenged persons. Physically challenged students interested in attending Brightwood College should consult with the Director of Admissions to determine how their specific needs can best be met.


The library at Brightwood College offers a variety of journals, publications, and other resources for research and general study relevant to the various programs offered on campus. Library hours are posted outside of the library.

Classroom Equipment

Your Brightwood College education could prepare you for real on-the-job experiences. We want you to have the opportunity to develop a practical, working knowledge of the equipment and materials you will encounter in the workplace. General equipment for all education programs includes calculators, computers, televisions/VCRs/DVDs, overhead and LCD projectors, transcription machines and stereo equipment.

The medical assistant program provides training with:

  • EKG machines
  • Human skeleton anatomical charts and models
  • Computers
  • Sterilizers
  • Surgical instruments
  • Centrifuge equipment
  • Infant/adult scales
  • Blood-drawing apparatus
  • CPR mannequins
  • Microscopes
  • Blood and urine diagnostic testing machine

The dental assisting program provides training with:

  • Sterilization equipment
  • Dental x-rays
  • Dental tools
  • Tray setups
  • Dental office equipment

The medical office specialist program provides training in computers, medical practice software, transcription equipment, and telephone simulations.