23%

Acceptance Rate

$10,549

Avg.Financial Aid

007993

FAFSA Code

About California State University-Bakersfield (CSUB)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

10,816

Website

www.csub.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

WASC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

California State University, Bakersfield (CSUB) is a public institution located in Bakersfield, California, United States, and was established in the year 1965. California State University holds a 375-acre space that serves more than 11,000 students. The school was initially called as California State College, Bakersfield and it opened for classes in September 1970. In 1982, the California State College system became the California State University system.

  • CSUB accreditation - The University is regionally accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC).

  • CSUB notable alumni are Kathleen O'Neal Gear(archaeologist) and Kevin McCarthy( U.S. politician).


Online Education at CSUB

University has an online course aimed at open access via the web. Provides an affordable alternative to formal education.

  • CSUB provides 11 online programs across various disciplines. CSUB majors include Social science, Physical Science, Education, Business Management and many more.

  • Student can access 24/7 and it has a separate technical support team to rectify the issues when it arises. A student can contact the support department anytime through call or chat. 


Reviews

Some of the about the university is mentioned below-

  • Stunning and beautiful campus, a wide variety of classes, great food, and awesome student recreation center. They also have lots of extra-curricular activities that help you learn new skills.

  • CSUB is a nice with low tuition cost and with many different majors and opportunities. The professors analyze the struggle a particular student is facing and try to work with you.

Location & Contact

Address

9001 Stockdale Hwy

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 6616542782
Fax: 6616542782
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Rankings

The Following are some of the ranks of the university in the specific category-

  • It is ranked 94th in 'Regional Universities West'.

  • It is positioned 36th in the 'Top Public Schools category'.

  • University holds the place of 312 in 'Business Programs'.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

1st Mar

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

23%

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

$55

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$6,025

Average Annual Cost

$5,742

Books And Supplies

$2,002

Other Fees

$1,567

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$13,746

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,952

Total One Year Cost

$26,009

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

24:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

78%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

55%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$143

Faculty Overview

54%

Male Professors

46%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business Administration, Management...

324 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

181 Graduates

Psychology, General

132 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

118 Graduates

Sociology

90 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

89 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

81 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

78 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

62 Graduates

Biology, General

49 Graduates

Engineering Science

34 Graduates

Biological and Biomedical Sciences,...

34 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

29 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

28 Graduates

History

28 Graduates

Computer Science

26 Graduates

Political Science and Government

25 Graduates

Natural Resources Management and Po...

24 Graduates

Mathematics

23 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

20 Graduates

Economics

19 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

18 Graduates

Public Administration

15 Graduates

Chemistry

14 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

11 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

10 Graduates

Computer Engineering

9 Graduates

Natural Sciences

7 Graduates

Philosophy

7 Graduates

International Relations and Nationa...

4 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

4 Graduates

Anthropology

4 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

4 Graduates

Physics

3 Graduates

Music

2 Graduates

Agricultural Business and Managemen...

2 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

1 Graduates

Business, Management, Marketing, an...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

9,368

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

61%

Full-time

84%

Part-time

16%

Students Gender

Male

38%

US National: 44%

Female

62%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

15% White

11% Unknown

5% Black

56% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

5% Non Resident alien

6% Asian

0 American Indian/Alaska native

0 Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0

Unknown Location

1%

Out Of State

97%

In State

2%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$53,983 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

4%

Averege Housing Cost

$10,118/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $4,061/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$4,061/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Roadrunners

School Colors

blue and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

320

Total Female Athletes

262

Intramural Sports

5

Sports Club

N/A

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Track and Field

Wrestling

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Track and Field

Volleyball

Beach Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$36,400/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$47,800/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0 $100,000

$12,000

$23,168

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$125 - 240

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

91%

Average Aid Per Year

$10,549

Students Receiving Federal Grants

69%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,111

Students Receiving State Aid

75%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,399

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

73%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,820

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$12,852

$30K - $48K

$12,408

$48K - $75K

$9,109

$75K - $110K

$4,924

> $110K

$1,938

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$59,085,730

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$3,081,274

The financial assistance department of the college works with students in exploring the resources available for them to make their education affordable. 

Students have to fill the FAFSA form to be eligible for financial assistance such as grants, loans and many more. California State University-Bakersfield Federal School Code is 007993.

  • Federal Aid includes grants such as Pell Grant, Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (SEOG), Teach Grant and loans such as Federal Stafford Loans, Federal Plus Loans.

  • State Aid includes grants such as Cal Grant, California State University Grant (SUG) and Scholarship such as California Middle-Class Scholarship.

  • Institutional Aid includes scholarship such as CSUB Scholarship Application.

  • Military Aid includes Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits.

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