Student Population at Bakersfield
24,903 (all undergraduate)
2021 Student Population
A total of 24,903 students have enrolled at Bakersfield College (all undergraduate).
By gender, 10,048 male and 14,855 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 7,388 full-time students and 17,515 part-time students.
The number of students at Bakersfield College is large compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Butte College and Cabrillo College, its population is very large (average population is 12,611).
Bakersfield College offers online degree/certificate programs and 23,951 students enrolled in online programs.
Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status
By gender, there are 10,048 male and 14,855 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.68 to 1 and the ratio is average (the average male-to-female ratio over all U.S. colleges is 0.75 to 1).
The following table and chart show the student population by gender and attending status.
Gender Distribution Table
Gedner Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
By race/ethnicity, there are 17,133 Hispanic students (68.80%) and 4,364 White students (17.52%) at Bakersfield College(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Bakersfield College.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table
|American Indian or Alaska Native||63||32||31|
|Black or African American||1,019||510||509|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||22||9||13|
|Two or More Races||852||326||526|
Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Student Age
By age, there are 17,445 students whose age under twenty five and 4,471 students whose age is over thirty years old at Bakersfield College.
Especially, 5,501 students are younger than eighteen and 26 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Bakersfield College.
Enrollment by Student Age Table
|65 and over||26||12||14|
Student Age Distribution Chart
Online Student Population
At Bakersfield College, 24,266 students (97.44% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 23,951 students enrolled exclusively in online classes (i.e. no off-line attendance required) and others are taking online courses with off-line courses. The following tables describe the number of students who enrolled in one or more online courses.
By location of enrolled students, 23,943 students live in California where Bakersfield College is located in and 6 students have enrolled from other states.
Online Enrollment Table
|Number of Students|
|Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes||23,951|
|Enrolled Some in Online Classes||315|
|Not Enrolled in Online Classes||637|
|Number of Students|
|Total (Enrolled Excl.)||23,951|
|Other State in U.S.||6|
|Outside of U.S.||0|