• Kern County Educational Resources


    Bakersfield Community College- Disabled Student Programs & Services
    1801 Panorama Drive
    Bakersfield, CA 93305
    Phone: (661) 395-4011


    The purpose of Disabled Student Programs & Services is to ensure access to the college and its programs and to provide accommodations and support services for students with disabilities. The program provides services for students with physical disabilities (including temporary disabilities), psychological disabilities, learning disabilities, speech and language disorders, students who are blind or have visual impairments, students who are deaf or hard of hearing, and students with health limitations. These special services include counseling, registration assistance, learning disabilities assessment, tutoring, mobility assistance, sign language interpreter and reader services, special classes, alternative testing arrangements and note taking assistance. Special equipment includes tape recorders, materials in alternate formats (Braille, large print, tape) and assistive computer technology.

    Cerro Coso Community College- Disabled Student Program & Services
    3000 College Heights Blvd.
    Ridgecrest, CA 93555
    Phone: (760) 384-6250


    The Disabled Student Program & Services (DSPS) provide access and support to students with disabilities. They function as a resource to Cerro Coso Community College faculty in offering students equity and excellence in education, maximizing each student’s educational potential while helping him or her develop and maintain independence.

    Taft College- Disabled Students Program & Services
    29 Emmons Park Drive
    Taft, CA 93268
    Phone: (661) 763-7769


    The Disabled Students Program & Services (DSPS) program provides support services, specialized instruction and educational accommodations to students with disabilities so they can participate as fully and benefit as equitably from the college experience as their non-disabled peers. An educational contract is developed for each student that links goals, curriculum program and academic accommodations to his/her specific disability-related educational limitation.


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