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About California State University-Bakersfield

California State University-Bakersfield is a Public, 4 years college located in Bakersfield, California.
It has a total enrollment of 10,816 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 24 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - other. The acceptance rate at California State University-Bakersfield is 81.00% last year (undergraduate school).
California State University-Bakersfield is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission.
Address9001 Stockdale Hwy, Bakersfield, CA 93311-1099
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School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - other

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of California State University-Bakersfield is 81.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 15.00%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate81.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)15.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$55
Graduate Application Fees$55

Tuition & Fees

The tuition & fees at California State University-Bakersfield, for academic year 2019-2020 is $7,499 for California residents and $19,379 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $8,933 for California residents and $18,437 for out-of-students.
California ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$7,499$19,379
Graduate Tuition & Fees$8,933$18,437

Student Population

At California State University-Bakersfield, total 10,816 are attending classes. Among them, 398 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. CSU Bakersfield has 9,368 students and the graduate school has 1,448 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students10,816
Undergraduate Students9,368
Graduate Students1,448
Online Enrollment398

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs56 Programs
Number of online programs2 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Doctorate (Other)

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