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California State University, Bakersfield

9001 Stockdale Highway

Bakersfield, CA 93311-1022

United States

Telephone: 661-654-2782

URL: http://www.csub.edu

Staff Liaison:Each institution is assigned a staff liaison who is their primary point of contact for accreditation activities. Barbara Gross Davis

Student Achievement URL:WSCUC Standards require that institutions regularly generate, evaluate, and make public data about student achievement, including measures of retention, and graduation, and evidence of student learning. http://www.collegeportraits.org/CA/CSU-Bakersfield

Current Accreditation Status:Accredited - Reflects the Commission's finding that the institution is in compliance with the Standards. Accredited

Most Recent Commission Action: February 14, 2020

Granted Candidacy:Candidacy is a status of preliminary affiliation with the Senior College and University Commission, awarded for a maximum of four years following a procedure for institutional review that includes self-study and on-site visitation. Candidacy indicates that the institution meets all or nearly all the Standards at a minimum level. Candidacy is not accreditation and does not ensure eventual accreditation; it means that an institution is progressing toward accreditation. This is the date that the institution was first granted the status of Candidacy with WSCUC. Not all institutions have become accredited with WSCUC through the Candidacy process. 1900

First Accredited:Date the institution was first accredited by WSCUC. 1970

Undergraduate FTE: 9,056

Graduate FTE: 1,482

Financial Structure Type:Institutions within the WSCUC region are classified as Non-profit, For-profit or State-supported. Public

Sponsorship:Choices include: No related entity, Proprietary with Parent Board, Religious Control, Multi-institutional system, Other. For more information please see the Related Entities Policy. Multi-institution System

Academic Calendar:The period of time generally extending from September to June; usually equated to 2 semesters or trimesters, 3 quarters, or the period covered by a 4-1-4 calendar system. Semester

Distributes Financial Aid: Yes

RoleNameTitleEmail
Accreditation Liaison OfficerDebra JacksonAssociate Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dean of Academic Programsdjackson9@csub.edu
Board of Directors ChairLillian KimbellChair of the Board of Trustees of the CSUtrusteesecretariat@calstate.edu
Chief Academic OfficerVernon HarperProvost and Vice President for Academic Affairsvharper@csub.edu
Chief Executive OfficerLynnette ZeleznyPresidentlzelezny@csub.edu
Chief Financial OfficerThom DavisVice President for Business and Administrative Servicestdavis31@csub.edu
Director Institutional ResearchMonica MalhotraInterim Assistant Vice President for Institutional Research, Planning, and Assessmentmmalhotra1@csub.edu
OPEIDNameCityLocation TypeStatus
00799301Antelope ValleyLancasterBranch CampusActive
00799300California State University BakersfieldBakersfieldMain CampusActive
00799302College of the CanyonsSanta ClaritaAdditionalActive
DegreeDegree LevelYear ImplementedModality
AdministrationMasters1974On-Site
AdministrationMasters2002Distance Education
Agricultural BusinessBachelors2014On-Site
AnthropologyBachelors1972On-Site
ArtBachelors1989On-Site
BPA Professional Development CertificateNon-degree2019On-Site
BiochemistryBachelors2013On-Site
BiologyBachelors1973On-Site
BiologyMasters2006On-Site
Business AdministrationBachelors1973On-Site
Business AdministrationMasters1976On-Site
ChemistryBachelors1973On-Site
Child Adolescent & Family StudiesBachelors1978On-Site
CommunicationsBachelors1998On-Site
CommunicationsBachelors2019Distance Education
Computer EngineeringBachelors2011On-Site
Computer ScienceBachelors1987On-Site
CounselingMasters1989On-Site
Counseling PsychologyMasters1998On-Site
Criminal JusticeBachelors1974On-Site
EconomicsBachelors1970On-Site
EducationMasters1973On-Site
EducationMasters2003Distance Education
Educational LeadershipProfessional Doctorate2014On-Site
Electrical EngineeringBachelors2012On-Site
Engineering SciencesBachelors2012On-Site
EnglishMasters1974On-Site
EnglishBachelors1970On-Site
Environmental Resource ManagementBachelors1998Distance Education
Environmental Resource ManagementBachelors1999On-Site
GeologyMasters1989On-Site
GeologyBachelors1981On-Site
HistoryBachelors1970On-Site
HistoryMasters1973On-Site
Human Biological SciencesBachelors2011On-Site
Interdisciplinary StudiesBachelors1973On-Site
KinesiologyMasters2020Distance Education
KinesiologyBachelors1978On-Site
Liberal StudiesBachelors1995On-Site
Master of Business AdministrationMasters2018Distance Education
Master of Science in Computer ScienceMasters2021On-Site
Master of Social WorkMasters2018Distance Education
MathematicsBachelors1973On-Site
MusicBachelors1993On-Site
Natural ScienceBachelors1999On-Site
NursingBachelors1973On-Site
NursingBachelors2010Distance Education
NursingMasters1987On-Site
PhilosophyBachelors1970On-Site
PhysicsBachelors1983On-Site
Political ScienceBachelors1970On-Site
PsychologyBachelors1970On-Site
Public AdministrationMasters1978On-Site
Public AdministrationBachelors1973On-Site
Public HealthBachelors2021On-Site
Religious StudiesBachelors1989On-Site
Social WorkMasters2000On-Site
SociologyBachelors1970On-Site
SociologyBachelors2019Distance Education
SpanishMasters2003On-Site
SpanishBachelors1970On-Site
TheatreBachelors1993On-Site
SeasonYearReview Type
Spring2023Special Visit
Spring2024Mid-Cycle Review
Spring2027Offsite Review
Fall2027Accreditation Visit