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Bakersfield College
  • 4 Year
  • BAKERSFIELD, CA

Report Card

grade C minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C minus
  2. Value
    grade C
  3. Diversity
    grade B
  4. Campus
    grade C minus
  5. Athletics
    grade C+
  6. Party Scene
    grade C minus
  7. Professors
    grade C+
  8. Location
    grade C minus
  9. Dorms
    grade unavailable
  10. Campus Food
    grade unavailable
  11. Student Life
    grade D+
  12. Safety
    grade B minus

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Bakersfield is a public college located in Bakersfield, California. It is a mid-size institution with an enrollment of 7,678 undergraduate students. The Bakersfield acceptance rate is 100%. Popular majors include Liberal Arts and Humanities, Child Care Provider, and Communications. Graduating 20% of students, Bakersfield alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $22,400.

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1801 PANORAMA DR
BAKERSFIELD, CA 93305
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Athletic Division
CCCAA
Athletic Conference
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Bakersfield College Rankings

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Bakersfield Admissions

Acceptance Rate
100%
Application Deadline
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SAT Range
No data available  
ACT Range
No data available  
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
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Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$6,390 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$5,685 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
89%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
28:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
84%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 129 responses
42%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 125 responses
60%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 126 responses

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Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    20%
  • On Campus
    69%
  • Online
    11%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
7,678 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
18,702
Undergrads Over 25
18%
Pell Grant
60%
Varsity Athletes
6%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 3 responses
  • Stressed
    67%
  • Outgoing
    33%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$29,800 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
20%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
82%
National
83%

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