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California State University - Bakersfield
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  • Graduate School
  • BAKERSFIELD, CA

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Cal State Bakersfield is a public graduate school in Bakersfield, California. It has a mid-size graduate student body with an enrollment of 1,448 graduate students. Of the 18 graduate programs offered at California State University - Bakersfield, 2 are offered online or through graduate distance education programs. The most popular graduate school programs at California State University - Bakersfield are Teaching, Social Work, and Business. 29% of its graduate students are part-time graduate students.

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Address
9001 STOCKDALE HWY
BAKERSFIELD, CA 93311
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Masters and Doctoral Programs

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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
1,448
Part-Time Grad Students
421
Research Assistants
No data available  
Teaching Assistants
17
Racial Diversity
  • Hispanic
    41.2%
  • White
    34.1%
  • Unknown
    7.9%
  • Asian
    4.7%
  • African American
    4.6%
  • Multiracial
    3.4%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    3.1%
  • Native American
    0.9%
  • Pacific Islander
    0.1%

Student Life

Poll
Which word or phrase best describes the students at your graduate school?
Based on 11 responses
  • Driven
    9%
  • Down-to-earth
    36%
  • Friendly
    36%
  • Intellectual
    18%
Poll
What phrase best describes your program?
Based on 10 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    10%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    10%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    70%
  • Have yet to attend.
    10%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
64%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 11 responses
Poll
64%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 11 responses
Poll
55%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 11 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your graduate degree in total?
Based on 11 responses
  • Less than $25,000
    64%
  • $25,000 - $50,000
    27%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    9%
Poll
How much do you make post-graduation?
Based on 11 responses
  • Less than $50,000
    27%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    18%
  • Did not graduate yet
    55%
55%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 11 responses

Living in the Area

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C minus
  3. Nightlife
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$65,687
National
$64,994
Median Rent
$1,124
National
$1,096
Median Home Value
$258,700
National
$229,800

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