Welcome to High Desert Medical College, Bakersfield
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 was recently re-accredited, earning a 5-year certificate of accreditation 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 18 percent from 2016 to 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations, adding about 2.4 million new jobs, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. What are you waiting for?
“I had a amazing experience here at High Dessert Medical collage , I was a part of the UT program and loved it the instructors were very knowledgeable and had there arms wide open when I had any questions I Will truly miss this collage , God Bless to you all!”
– Daniel H.
“I attended this school to become a diagnostic medical sonographer. I gained a knowledge about medical professionalism along with a great understanding in my field! I graduated and am now working in the field loving what I do and always look back at the material from the school to help me gain a better understanding of things I may not know. My site takes externs from this school and the students that we take are top notch and already have a great knowledge! If this is something that you are passionate about I recommend it! From The instructors to the administration, they all care about your future!”
– Nichole S.
“I’ve had an overall positive experience attending HDMC. The learning environment is very welcoming and academically challenging, and the passion the instructions have for their field is contagious. As a result, each day I attended class surrounded by positivity and the desire to learn more. HDMC has given me all resources necessary to succeed in my field and I feel I’ve received a quality education from this school.”