aspen award

Academic Excellence

  • 2013 Co-winner for outstanding achievement in student outcomes in completion, labor market, learning and equity. View videos of why SBCC was selected to receive this prestigious award.

    2011 Top Ten Finalist.

  • 2011 Excellence in Academic Libraries' national winner in the community college category for focus on community outreach and student learning.

  • 2019 Starfish (Student Success and Advising) finalist.

  • 2020 SBCC listed as one of the Top 60 online colleges and "Best Student Recommendations."

    2020 SBCC recognized for 2 Top Degree Programs in the U.S.: Photography Degree Programs ranked #7; Medical Coding Degree Programs ranked #32.

  • 2019 Rated #1 of the Top 50 Best Value Community Colleges in the nation.
    2018 Rated #1 of the Top 50 Best Value Community Colleges in the nation.