Welcome to High Desert Medical College, Bakersfield

High Desert Medical College’s Bakersfield Campus features more than 26,000 square feet of medical education space. We are located in downtown, convenient Bakersfield.

We welcome you to our campus. Whether you are a recent high school graduate or looking for a career change, HDMC is here to help you train for more than just a job. 

Every day our students are changing their lives by choosing a career path that is motivating, interesting and focused on helping others. They are on their Path to Purpose and you can be, too.

Get Trained in 9 Months or Less.

HDMC offers short programs to get trained in less than a year to begin a new career in healthcare. In as little as 9 months you could be certified in one of the following areas:

Start your Journey

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High Desert Medical College is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training (ACCET). ACCET is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency. We are Licensed by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (Licensed to operate means the institution is in compliance with the state standards as set forth in the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009, Ed. Code §94897).

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