About Our Bakersfield Branch Campus
High Desert Medical College’s Bakersfield Branch Campus features more than 26,000 square feet of medical education space. We are located in downtown Bakersfield. Our staff offers a winning approach to providing career training for students to prepare you for the best and hottest career fields.
High Desert Medical College is accredited through ACCET (the Accrediting Council on Continuing Education and Training). ACCET is recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and, accordingly, is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency. Accreditation guarantees students that the programs at HDMC meet objective and rigorous third-party standards of educational practices.
Employment of healthcare occupations is projected to grow 15% from 2019 to 2029, much faster than the average for all occupations, adding about 2.4 million new jobs, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.