Application to the online M.S. in Administration (MSA) program at CSU Bakersfield requires the following:
Complete application (paper based - available here)
One official (unopened) hard-copy transcript from all colleges attended. Digital transcripts are not accepted. Note: If you received your bachelor's degree from CSU Bakersfield, skip this step. You'll be contacted if any further transcripts are required.
Three professional references (see application for more details)
Current professional resume
Statement of purpose
Signed Technology Contract (included within application)
$70 application / evaluation fee
See Admissions Requirements for prerequisites, minimum GPA, and testing requirements.
All materials should be submitted to:
CSU Bakersfield Extended Education
9001 Stockdale Highway – 30 BDC
Bakersfield, CA 93311
We offer start dates for three terms throughout the year. Please see the deadlines below for each term. Note: Applications submitted by the priority deadline will receive preference for inclusion in a particular term should we receive more admissions than slots available.
Summer Semester Admission:
Priority Deadline: February 1
Regular Deadline: March 1
Fall Semester Admission:
Priority Deadline: May 1
Regular Deadline: June 1
Spring Semester Admission:
Priority Deadline: October 1
Regular Deadline: November 1