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AHS Early College Program- Bakersfield College Pathways

All students at Arvin High School have opportunities to earn college AA or certificates. All students have opportunities to take Dual Enrollment courses and concurrent enrollment courses and earn a two year Associate's Degree or certificates through BC pathway courses. 

No matter which pathway is chosen, the classes are mapped out so students can complete them as part of their regular high school schedule.


Frequently asked questions can be accessed here- FAQs about Early College

Here, everything from what is early college, how to enroll, what is Dual Enrollment, is covered. Read this page to get a better understanding of how high school students can also be college students and earn college credit.


The following link provides specific information on the following current pathway opportunities offered at AHS

Early College Program Arvin High School

Bakersfield College Program Website


  • Communication Studies Associate Degree for Transfer Pathway
  • General Education Pathway
  • Agriculture Pathway
  • Automotive Technology Pathway
  • Business Administration Pathway
  • Construction Pathway
  • Manufacturing Pathway
  • Vocational Nursing Pathway

(DE) - Dual Enrollment courses offered during the school day, taught by Arvin High School teachers.
(CE) - Concurrent Enrollment courses offered after school at Arvin High School, taught by Bakersfield College faculty.