SBBCollege Recognized as a School of Distinction for its Commitment to Delivering Quality Educational Programs

SBBCollege has been selected as a 2018 School of Distinction for its campus locations in Bakersfield, Rancho Mirage and Santa Maria, California. The School of Distinction Award recognizes schools that have demonstrated a commitment to providing quality education to students, graduates and employers, as well as a commitment to the expectations and standards of its accrediting institution.

As one of less than 15 schools awarded this distinction in the nation, SBBCollege was founded in 1888 to provide relevant, quality educational programs that meet the needs of the communities the College has served.

“Since our inception over 125 years ago, SBBCollege has been dedicated to serving our communities and providing the education and training to help our students start successful careers,” said Matthew Johnston, SBBCollege President. “The SBBCollege team is honored to have these efforts recognized by our accrediting body.”

The School of Distinction Award is presented by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC), a national accrediting agency that promotes institutional accountability through its rigorous Standards of Accreditation. ACCSC has determined that SBBCollege in Bakersfield, Rancho Mirage and Santa Maria have met the established criteria and shall receive a 2017-2018 ACCSC School of Distinction Award.

Award recipients are honored at the annual ACCSC Professional Development Conference, held in Long Beach, California on September 25-27, 2018.

Founded in 1888, SBBCollege has trained generations of students with the skills needed to meet the needs of local employers and start great careers. Serving the communities of Bakersfield, Rancho Mirage, and Santa Maria, California, as well as online students, the College offers fast-track career training in the fields of business, legal studies, healthcare, nursing and technology. For more information, visit