Santa Barbara, CA
Santa Barbara City College


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Recent Reviews

vanes
What is your overall opinion of this school?

My opinion in Santa Barbara is that its a beautiful school.It has both of the majors that i have been considering.The area th...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

My opinion in Santa Barbara is that its a beautiful school.It has both of the majors that i have been considering.The area that the school is in is really nice.The vibe at this school feels good to me not afraid of being here or of the people that i am surrounded by.

Lexi
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I think that Santa Barbara City College does a great job at encouraging students to do their best and overachieve. Obviously,...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I think that Santa Barbara City College does a great job at encouraging students to do their best and overachieve. Obviously, professors can be stern here, but they are always open to office hours and answering any questions. I believe that the open door policy for asking questions/talking to professors after class and before is one of Santa Barbara City's best qualities. I highly recommend this school for GE preparation and saving money.

Savana
What is your overall opinion of this school?

Super student and community-oriented place where everyone can find something interesting to do. The location is perfect, righ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Super student and community-oriented place where everyone can find something interesting to do. The location is perfect, right across the street from the ocean so lots of students take the opportunities to take studying to the beach.

Medea
What is your overall opinion of this school?

The campus is beautiful. You can see the ocean from almost any class, and there's plenty of open space. My lowest score give...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

The campus is beautiful. You can see the ocean from almost any class, and there's plenty of open space. My lowest score given was for on-campus housing, and the only reason for that was because there is none, at least that I've heard of, because it is a community college.

Alexandra
What is your overall opinion of this school?

The campus is beautiful and most teachers are excellent. Some classes are unnecessarily hard but over all teachers care to he...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

The campus is beautiful and most teachers are excellent. Some classes are unnecessarily hard but over all teachers care to help and teach their students. The environment is welcoming and students of all ages are as a whole friendly. I wish sports were a little more important but it’s also a community college so that is what is expected. Over all a great school, especially for a community college and it often feels like a university.

Scott
What is your overall opinion of this school?

It is a phenomenal school. Everyone working there always has the best interests of the students in mind, and the teachers are...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It is a phenomenal school. Everyone working there always has the best interests of the students in mind, and the teachers are some of the best and most intelligent people I have ever met. They bring out the absolute best in their students, and my classmates in turn are wonderful to converse with on nearly any topic.

Aaron
What is your overall opinion of this school?

SBCC is great for currently enrolled high school students, who are homeschoolers because the college is homeschool friendly. ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

SBCC is great for currently enrolled high school students, who are homeschoolers because the college is homeschool friendly. The campus is pretty cool, with the awesome views of the ocean. The campus environment is superb with helpful, friendly staff, as well as a great campus community. The professors are great, and there are a wide range of majors and classes to choose from.

Audrey
What is your overall opinion of this school?

Santa Barbara City College is a great transitional school if your goals are to transfer into a 4 year institution. There's pl...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Santa Barbara City College is a great transitional school if your goals are to transfer into a 4 year institution. There's plenty of interesting classes to take, amazing professors, and sociable students that enjoy being here. It doesn't hurt that the campus is right by the beach too!

Nicole
What is your overall opinion of this school?

Santa Barbara City College is a wonderful school, with a surprising amount of great opportunities, quality professors, and in...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Santa Barbara City College is a wonderful school, with a surprising amount of great opportunities, quality professors, and interesting classes. The faculty is dedicated, caring, and committed to getting students where they want to be. The school is very well prepared for students to stay and to transfer out, and is very supportive. While not every major is fleshed out to my personal liking (I am a theatre major, and from experience, I must say that this is a weak point for SBCC), the school is very open and receptive to students' experiences and contributions for ways to improve. There are also countless programs to cater to diversity—sexual orientation, gender identity, learning disabilities (their program, DSPS, is extremely well thought out and organized and has helped me enormously by having a more focused environment for exams since I have ADHD), and more. Their scholarship opportunities, such as the Promise Program, are also very well funded and community-oriented. I would be remiss if I didn't mention the stunning, 180 degree ocean view campus, sprawling green grass hills, a ten minute drive away from tourist destination hot spot, State Street. The students, simply put, are happy. Priceless.

Jacob
What is your overall opinion of this school?

Santa Barbara City College is filled with professors who love what they teach. That is what makes this school great in my opi...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Santa Barbara City College is filled with professors who love what they teach. That is what makes this school great in my opinion. Were it not for my English professor, I would not have discovered my passion for literature. Were it not for my Sociology teacher, I would never have discovered new thought patterns to align myself with. SBCC is a wonderful school with open-minded and caring students, teachers, and alumni. I am grateful to be going to Santa Barbara City College. Moreover, I would recommend this school to anyone who enjoys a wonderful view of the beach. The beach is right in front of SBCC, I occasionally like to go for a cool refreshing swim on a warm sunny day.

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  • $1,466
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