California State University Bakerfield

  • Established: 1965
  • Type: Public / University / California State University Bakerfield
  • Total Students: 11397

About California State University Bakerfield

California State University Bakerfield Centrally located on a 375-acre site in the southern San Joaquin Valley, California State University, Bakersfield is a continuously growing comprehensive regional university that is committed to transforming the lives of its students and community through its established excellence in academia, diversity, service, and community engagement since its founding in 1965. The faculty across the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) fully accredited University is world-class, with nearly 75% holding terminal degrees in their respective fields. An NCAA Division I school, CSUB has competed successfully in the Western Athletic Conference (WAC) since 2012. NCAA Division I competition is but one important aspect of a growing and vibrant student-life experience. The University serves more than 11,000 students at either the main campus in Bakersfield or CSUB Antelope Valley and counts over 50,000 alumni from its four schools: Arts and Humanities, Business and Public Administration, Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Engineering, and Social Sciences and Education. The University offers undergraduate, graduate, post-graduate and credential programs, and a doctoral program in Educational Leadership (Ed.D). CSUB’s Extended University serves the community by offering additional professional development, certificate, and degree programs. With over 70 percent of its alumni remaining and working within the Central Valley, CSU Bakersfield supports ongoing social, cultural and economic development in the region.

At a Glance

  • Founded in 1965
  • International Students population 590 + from 50+ countries
  • Bachelor Degree 56+
  • Master Degree 21+
  • Small class size of ratio 1: 14
  • Scholarship and grants available
  • #9 best bang for the buck college
  • #24 top public schools by U.S. News and World Report, 2020

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Courses Offered

Accounting

Area of Study Business and Management
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Agricultural Business

Area of Study Business and Management
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Anthropology

Area of Study Liberal Arts ,Social Sciences and Communication
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Anthropology

Area of Study Business and Management
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Arts

Area of Study Liberal Arts ,Social Sciences and Communication
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Arts and Humanities

Area of Study Liberal Arts ,Social Sciences and Communication
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Bio-Health Sciences

Area of Study Engineering, Science and Technology
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Biochemistry

Area of Study Engineering, Science and Technology
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Biology

Area of Study Engineering, Science and Technology
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Business Administration

Area of Study Business and Management
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Anthropology

Area of Study Liberal Arts ,Social Sciences and Communication
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Biology

Area of Study Engineering, Science and Technology
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Biotechnology

Area of Study Engineering, Science and Technology
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Business Administration

Area of Study Business and Management
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Counseling & Applied Psychological Science

Area of Study Liberal Arts ,Social Sciences and Communication
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Counseling Psychology

Area of Study Health Science, Public Health , Medicine and Pharmacy
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Educational Administration

Area of Study Liberal Arts ,Social Sciences and Communication
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Educational Counseling

Area of Study Education and Sports
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Educational leadership

Area of Study Education and Sports
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Elementary Teacher Education

Area of Study Education and Sports
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Estimated Tution and Other Fees

Bachelor's Degree

Tution Fee
$16812
Accomodation & Other Fees
$12756
Application Fee
$55
Total
$29623

Master's Degree

Tution Fee
$10482
Accomodation & Other Fees
$12756
Application Fee
$55
Total
$23293

Requirements

Bachelor's Degree

Minimum GPA Total
2.5
Minimum level of Education
High School
Minimum TOEFL
61
Minimum IELTS
5.5
Minimum Pearson
45
Minimum Duolingo
80

Master's Degree

Minimum GPA Total
2.5
Minimum level of Education
Bachelor's Degree
Minimum TOEFL
79
Minimum IELTS
6.5
Minimum Pearson
55
Minimum Duolingo
90

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