Total Enrollment
10,816
Undergraduate
9,368
Graduate
1,448
Online Enrollment
398
Men Students
4,041
Women Students
6,775

2020 Student Population

A total of 10,816 students have enrolled at California State University-Bakersfield - 9,368 undergraduate and 1,448 graduate.
By gender, 4,041 male and 6,775 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 8,914 full-time students and 1,902 part-time students.
The number of students at California State University-Bakersfield is small compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as California Baptist University and California Lutheran University, its population is small (average population is 18,170).
California State University-Bakersfield offers online degree/certificate programs and 398 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 4,041 male and 6,775 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.60 to 1 and the ratio is very lower (more women students at the school) (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

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total9,3687,8871,481
Men3,6033,022581
Women5,7654,865900
Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total1,4481,027421
Men438288150
Women1,010739271

Gedner Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, there are 5,919 Hispanic students (54.72%) and 1,687 White students (15.60%) at California State University-Bakersfield(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at California State University-Bakersfield.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Race/Ethnicity at California State University-Bakersfield
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native431825
Asian581264317
Black or African American492184308
Hispanic5,2441,8303,414
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander22913
White1,333565768
Two or More Races23393140
Race/Ethnicity Unknown988397591
Total 9,3683,6035,765
Population by Race/Ethnicity at California State University-Bakersfield
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native826
Asian711754
Black or African American601842
Hispanic675210465
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White354120234
Two or More Races42933
Race/Ethnicity Unknown21851167
Total 1,4484381,010

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 7,731 students whose age under twenty five and 1,409 students whose age is over thirty years old at California State University-Bakersfield.
Especially, 291 students are younger than eighteen and 12 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at California State University-Bakersfield.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Student Age at California State University-Bakersfield
TotalMenWomen
Total9,368 3,6035,765
Under 18291 109182
18-192,464 8741,590
20-212,376 8751,501
22-242,283 9361,347
25-291,192 512680
30-34344 153191
35-39169 62107
40-49172 58114
50-6468 2345
65 and over9 18
Total 9,368 3,6035,765
Population by Student Age at California State University-Bakersfield
TotalMenWomen
Total1,448 4381,010
20-2118 513
22-24299 68231
25-29484 140344
30-34239 89150
35-39166 58108
40-49163 52111
50-6476 2452
65 and over3 21
Total 1,448 4381,010

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At California State University-Bakersfield, 4,401 students (40.69% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 398 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, 391 students live in California where California State University-Bakersfield is located in and 6 students have enrolled from other states.

Online Enrollment Table

Enrollment TypeStudent Location
Online Student Population
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total10,8169,3681,448
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes398167231
Enrolled Some in Online Classes4,0033,542461
Not Enrolled in Online Classes6,4155,659756
Online Student Population by Student Location
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total (Enrolled Excl.)398167231
California Residents391165226
Other State in U.S.615
Outside of U.S.110
Unknown000

Online Enrollment Chart