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California State University - Bakersfield Academics

Cal State Bakersfield Academic Statistics

Academics
B
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and additional factors.
Graduation Rate
42%
National
49%
Full-Time Retention Rate
78%
Part-Time Retention Rate
55%
Academic Calendar
Semester
Research Funding per Student
$81
National
$1,524
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    No
  • Teacher Certification
    Yes
  • Distance Education
    No
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

About the Classes

Class Size Breakdown
  • 2-19 students
    33%
  • 20-39
    43%
  • 40-99
    21%
  • 100+
    2%
100%
of students say they attend class.35 responses

Cal State Bakersfield Professors

Professors
B-
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
24:1
Female Professors
46%
Male Professors
54%
Average Professor Salary
$107,664
Poll
51%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions.35 responses
Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    4%
  • Asian American
    14%
  • Hispanic
    15%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    7%
  • Multiracial
    1%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    1%
  • Unknown
    2%
  • White
    56%

What Students Say About Professors

Poll
85%
of students say professors are passionate about the topics they teach.84 responses
Poll
74%
of students say professors care about their students' success.84 responses
Poll
77%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand.83 responses
Poll
87%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed.84 responses
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