Colleges in Bakersfield, California Statistics

Bakersfield is a city in California. According to 2019 Census data, the population is 579,295 (estimated). For the academic year 2019-2020, nine colleges are active for serving college programs in Bakersfield, California. In addition, there are 8 colleges located within 30 miles from Bakersfield.
By school types, there are two public and seven private schools. By school levels, there are four 4-years (or high) schools, one 2-4 years schools (community colleges), and four less than 2 years schools (career, technical, or vocational schools) based on the IPEDS data.
All Nine schools offer undergraduate programs and two schools offer graduate programs. The 2020 average tuition & fees of the schools in Bakersfield, California is $7,229 for California residents and $18,005 for out-of-state students.
The average acceptance rate is 78.00% and the average SAT score is 0. A total of 38,798 students enrolled in schools in Bakersfield, California, of which 34,757 students enrolled in online degree programs exclusively. The average student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.

Colleges in Bakersfield, Comparison Table

The following table lists 9 colleges located in Bakersfield, California ordered by distance from Bakersfield. The "-" value in other columns means that the corresponding data has not been reported or the school does not have programs for the values.
You can sort the table by column by clicking/touching column titles. The colleges in light blue rows are located in the city limit and other schools are not located in, but near the city.
All SchoolsPublicPrivate4 Years CollegeCommunity CollegesTechnical Colleges
College NameDistance From BakersfieldUndergraduate Tuition & FeesPopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty RatioGraduate Tuition & FeesAcceptance Rate
Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield
Bakersfield, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
1.50 miles$11,6589960%6 to 1$7,920-
UEI College-Bakersfield
Bakersfield, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
2.14 miles$19,9001,22568%30 to 1--
Milan Institute-Bakersfield
Bakersfield, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
2.37 miles$19,75326752%16 to 1--
Lyle's College of Beauty
Bakersfield, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
2.42 miles$16,4759283%14 to 1--
Milan Institute-Bakersfield West
Bakersfield, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
2.44 miles$18,5002372%5 to 1--
California State University-Bakersfield
Bakersfield, CA
Public, 4 years
four-years
3.89 miles$19,37911,74546%23 to 1$18,43778.00%
Bakersfield College
Bakersfield, CA
Public, 4 years
four-years
5.23 miles$9,90824,90321%29 to 1--
California Aeronautical University
Bakersfield, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
5.72 miles$29,85627430%6 to 1$8,520-
Taft College
Taft, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
27.77 miles$6,1923,56634%25 to 1--
Average-$18,00538,79854%16 to 1$11,62678.00%