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California State University-Bakersfield

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Rating

Public

Type

12,944

Students

$17,622

Tuition

81%

Acceptance

#437

Ranking

Large City

Campus Setting

Bakersfield, CA

9001 Stockdale Hwy, Bakersfield, CA 93311-1099

Rankings

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Cost

$19,299/Year
Above Average

California State University-Bakersfield

$19,299

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$36,911/year

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$27,465/year

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

81%Acceptance
Not Very Selective

California State University-Bakersfield

81%

National

69%
Sat

0 - 0

% of students submit

Admissions Yield

15%

ACT

0 - 0

% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Recommended

Application Fee

$70

Students

11,168Undergrads
Medium Student Population

Full-Time

1,466

Part-Time

28
Male

39%

In-state

83%

Female

61%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

22%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
18% Business Administration and Management, General10% Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies7% Psychology, General64% Others

18% Business Administration and Management, General

10% Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

7% Psychology, General

64% Others

Business Administration and Management, General

18%

477 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

10%

265 Graduates

Psychology, General

7%

195 Graduates

Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

6%

162 Graduates

Education, General

6%

152 Graduates

Sociology

5%

131 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General

5%

118 Graduates

Early Childhood Education and Teaching

4%

114 Graduates

Academics

C+
Professors
StudentsProfessors24:124:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

24

Number of Library Books

328,022

Academic Spend per Student

$6,505

Full-time Retention Rate

77%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$36,400/Year

California State University-Bakersfield

$36,400

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$36,400

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$47,800

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

40%