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Special Programs & Services

Barstow Community College’s Special Programs and Services Department is dedicated to providing access and support services to students who are educationally disadvantaged by social, physical, or economic barriers.

Special Programs and Services offers services through the Extended Opportunity Programs and Services (EOPS), Cooperative Agencies Resources for Education (CARE), California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids (CalWORKs), and Accessibility Coordination Center and Educational Support Services (ACCESS), 9 Line, Youth Empowerment Support Services (YESS), Veteran’s Education and Transition Support (VETS) and the Food Pantry.

To get more information about the programs or to apply, download the applications online, or come by our office in the K building.


The Department of Special Programs and Services provides access and support services to educationally disadvantaged students to overcome social, physical, and economic barriers and reach their academic, career, and personal goals by fostering an environment that promotes student success through independence and self-advocacy.


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