California State University, Bakersfield
Founded in 1965, CSUB—a proud member of The California State University—is dedicated to student success, with world-class faculty that get to know their students and provide personalized guidance and support. Graduates from CSUB join the more than 3 million alumni that have graduated from The California State University since its inception in 1857. CSUB boasts four schools within the university—the School of Arts and Humanities; the School of Business and Public Administration; the School of Natural Science, Mathematics and Engineering; and the School of Social Science—and more than 50 Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programs. CSUB is also competitive in athletics as a NCAA Division 1 school. Students in academic or ESL programs enjoy participating in dozens of intramural and club sports. In addition, CSUB has dozens of active student organizations and clubs of diverse interests.
Highlights at CSUB:
Outstanding Education: CSUB offers world-class undergraduate and graduate programs that advance the intellectual and personal development of its students. The university is committed to scholarship and life-long learning, and currently offers more than 50 different Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programs.
Great Value: CSU Bakersfield is an incredible value. The Economist listed a CSUB education as the 10th best economic value in U.S. Time magazine listed CSUB no. 39 on their Best Colleges for Accessibility, Affordability and Completion list of U.S. schools. CSUB has all of the benefits of a private university—like small class sizes, cutting-edge research, and outstanding faculty—at a public school cost.
Extraordinary level of student-faculty interaction: At CSU Bakersfield, you won’t be just another face in the crowd. You will work closely with highly qualified and experienced professors in modern classroom and laboratory settings. CSUB’s faculty members are respected academic experts, published researchers, and engaged community leaders—as well as dedicated educators who genuinely care about their students’ success.