CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY BAKERSFIELD
Computer and Electrical Engineering and Computer Science


Computer Science Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

2a. Engage in the productive practice of computer science to identify and solve significant real world problems across a broad range of application areas.
2b. Ethically apply their computer science knowledge and skills with an understanding of realistic constraints for the overall benefit of a diverse society.
2c. Enhance the economic well-being of both Kern County and the State of California through a combination of technical expertise, social responsibility, leadership, and entrepreneurship.
2d. Effectively define, lead, and manage computer science projects to deliver timely results.

Computer Science Student Outcomes (effective 2018-19)

1 Analyze a complex computing problem and to apply principles of computing and other relevant disciplines to identify solutions.
2 Design, implement, and evaluate a computing-based solution to meet a given set of computing requirements in the context of the program's discipline.
3 Communicate effectively in a variety of professional contexts.
4 Recognize professional responsibilities and make informed judgments in computing practice based on legal and ethical principles.
5 Function effectively as a member or leader of a team engaged in activities appropriate to the program's discipline.
6 Apply computer science theory and software development fundamentals to produce computing-based solutions.

Computer Science Enrollments and Graduates

Academic Year Number of Majors
(Fall headcount)
Number of Graduates
2005/06 135 18
2006/07 143 16
2007/08 132 17
2008/09 120 17
2009/10 129 9
2010/11 158 13
2011/12 168 25
2012/13 172 22
2013/14 185 23
2014/15 183 25
2015/16 247 35
2016/17 273 26
2017/18 287 49
2018/19 302 53 *
2019/20 316 64 *
2020/21 308 63 *
2021/22 308 55 *
2022/23 302

* Tentative from PeopleSoft query of Summer through Spring graduates in that academic year. Pending official confirmation by IRPA.