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Active duty personnel, veterans, military spouses and dependents may qualify for reduced tuition rates. For more information, visit Military Students.
Congratulations on considering an education from Brightwood College in Sacramento. Our diploma, certificate, and associate degree programs offer the knowledge and experience you need to reach your professional goals.
If you are interested in starting a new career or expanding your current profession, we can help. In addition to a flexible, affordable education, our Sacramento, California campus offer classes both day and night to help you achieve a more rewarding personal and professional future.
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We understand how demanding your life is. That's why we offer flexible class schedules to make it easier to juggle the demands of home and work while you pursue your educational goals. Our morning, afternoon, and evening class schedules allow you to start earning your education without giving up your current job.
At Brightwood College, we want to help you open the door to career opportunities that can change your life.
Exciting new career opportunities are within your reach at Brightwood College. Take the first step - contact us today to let us help you achieve your professional goals. Make it happen with help from Brightwood College.
Brightwood College, Sacramento campus was founded in 1982 as the California Academy of Merchandising, Art, and Design. Having outgrown its current space and name by 1999, the California Academy of Merchandising, Art, and Design was renamed California College of Technology and relocated to accommodate new programs.
In January 2003, California College of Technology changed its name to California College. One year later, in March 2004, the college opened a branch campus in Bakersfield and changed its name to Maric College. In August 2008, the Maric College campuses became Kaplan College. In February 2016, the school became Brightwood College.
The Brightwood College Sacramento campus is conveniently situated offering easy access to public transportation and the freeway system.
The campus is located in a rapidly developing business area offering food markets and restaurants within easy walking distance. A few miles away, you will find the area's two largest shopping malls, Arden Fair and Galleria at Roseville, featuring a wide variety of merchandise. Nearby campuses, including California State University and American River College, offer activities and extensive library facilities.
As the capital of California, Sacramento offers opportunities for people of all ages. The area enjoys a steady tourism business, along with a vast number of state and federal offices and jobs, and offers a relatively stable economy. These factors make Sacramento an attractive area to live and work.
To begin a new career or advance in your current profession, let Brightwood College help you succeed. .
The education you seek may be closer than you think. At Brightwood College in Sacramento, you can prepare for entry-level employment in the career you envision. Our certificate or associate's degree programs can provide you with the real-world knowledge you need to succeed beyond the classroom. We provide quality education, taught by experienced faculty, which can help you achieve your career goals and succeed in today's increasingly competitive marketplace.