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California State University - Bakersfield
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  • 4 Year
  • BAKERSFIELD, CA

California State University - Bakersfield Admissions

Admissions Overview

Cal State Bakersfield admissions is somewhat selective with an acceptance rate of 81%. Students that get into Cal State Bakersfield have an average SAT score between 790-1020 or an average ACT score of 16-21. The regular admissions application deadline for Cal State Bakersfield is December 4.

Will You Get In?

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
81%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
No data available  
Total Applicants
12,935
SAT Range
790-1020
SAT Reading
390-500
SAT Math
400-520
Students Submitting SAT
90%
ACT Range
16-21
ACT English
14-21
ACT Math
16-22
ACT Writing
No data available  
Students Submitting ACT
24%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
December 4
Early Decision Deadline
No data available  
Early Action Deadline
No data available  
Offers Early Decision
No
Offers Early Action
No
Application Fee
$70
Accepts Common App
No data available  
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Neither required nor recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Recommended
  • Recommendations
    Neither required nor recommended
Poll
53%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant. 30 responses
Poll
63%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers. 30 responses

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