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CSUB Demographics & Diversity Report

Is CSUB really diverse? College Factual's 2021 diversity report reveals the truth and stats about diversity at CSUB. We analyzed racial demographics, gender ratios, student age ranges, and more.

CSUB Student Population

How Many Students Attend California State University - Bakersfield?

CSUB total enrollment is approximately 11,531 students.

8,452 are undergraduates and 1,103 are graduate students.

CSUB Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time CSUB undergraduate population is made up of 62% women, and 38% men.

CSUB Gender Ratio

For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

CSUB Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

California State University - Bakersfield Undergraduate Racial-Ethnic Diversity Pie Chart
Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 5,117
White 1,164
Unknown 656
Asian 519
International 379
Black or African American 374
Multi-Ethnic 191
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 16

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

CSUB Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 72% of full-time grad students are women, and 28% men.

CSUB Graduate Student Gender Ratio

For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

CSUB Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

California State University - Bakersfield Graduate Students Racial-Ethnic Diversity Pie Chart
Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 590
White 263
Unknown 93
Asian 55
Black or African American 43
Multi-Ethnic 29
International 23
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

CSUB achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #1,799 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  1799 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  48.82 out of 100
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This school is was found to be average when it comes to overall diversity, which means the student races, ethnicities, ages, genders and locations are close to the typical amount seen in most universities.

How Does CSUB Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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CSUB is considered middle of the road when it comes to overall diversity. Some aspects of diversity may be stronger than others.

Above Average when it Comes to Racial/Ethnic Diversity

71% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

CSUB is ranked 1,379 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  1379 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  63.63 out of 100
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Many students value the opportunity to meet and learn from those with different ethnic and racial heritage, which is more likely to happen at a diverse school like this one.

CSUB Racial Demographics:

CSUB Undergraduate Racial-Ethnic Diversity Pie Chart
Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 6,669
White 1,819
Unknown 1,029
Asian 690
Black or African American 525
International 460
Multi-Ethnic 268
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 19

High Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

California State University - Bakersfield Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

Racial-Ethnic Demographics of CSUB Faculty
Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 636
Asian 95
Black or African American 90
Multi-Ethnic 17
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 7
Hispanic 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Average Male/Female Ratio

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CSUB ranks 1,918 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  1918 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  49.41 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

CSUB Male/Female Ratio

There are approximately 7,317 female students and 4,214 male students at CSUB.

Close to Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of CSUB is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  84.80 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.

CSUB Faculty Male/Female Ratio

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There are approximately 686 female teachers and 505 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

1.71% Out of State
1.25% Out of the Country

CSUB ranks 1,662 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

1.71% of CSUB students come from out of state, and 1.25% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  23 out of 100.
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Where are CSUB Students From?

Top 5 States

Where are CSUB Students From?
State Amount
California 1,322
Arizona 4
Colorado 3
Utah 2
Washington 2

Learn more about international students at CSUB.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
46.22% Traditional College Age
The age diversity score this school received indicates it is doing a good job attracting students of all ages.

Student Age Diversity  79.99 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At CSUB, 46.22% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

CSUB Student Age Diversity
Student Age Group Amount
22-24 2,429
18-19 2,357
20-21 2,326
25-29 1,518
35 and over 760
30-34 520
Under 18 0

Notes and References

Footnotes

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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