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Program Review

All academic programs must undergo periodic review at least every seven years as, communicated to the Office of the Chancellor in the Academic Master Plan. Programs scheduled for review should consult the following documents:


Program Review Schedule

Self-studies and program plans are generally due early in the indicated academic year indicated. Those programs marked (*) are scheduled so as to reduce workload by coinciding with an accreditation review. Please contact the Academic Programs office if date changes are necessary.


Administration (Health Care Management), MS

Anthropology, BA/MA

Counseling*, MS

Education*, MA

Physics, BS

Political Science, BA

Psychology, BA/MA
Counseling Psychology, MS

Spanish, BA/MA

Biology, BS/MS

Economics, BA/BS

Environmental Resource Management, BS

Geology, BA/BS/MS

Mathematics, BS/MAT

Music, BA

Religious Studies, BA

General Education

Liberal Studies, BA

Nursing*, BS/MS

Public Administration*, BA/MPA

Sociology, BA/MA

Special Major, BA


Administration, MS on line

Business Administration*, BS/MBA

Chemistry*, BS

Global Intelligence & National Security, BA

History, BA/MA

Human Biological Sciences, BA

Interdisciplinary Studies, MA

Philosophy, BA

Communications, BA

Computer Engineering, BS

Criminal Justice, BA

English BA/MA

Social Work*, MSW

Theatre, BA

Art, BA

Child, Adolescent, and Family Studies, BA

Education, MA

Honors Program

Computer Science, BS

Counseling, MS

Natural Sciences, BA

Physical Education and Kinesiology, BS

University Program Review Committee (UPRC)

The UPRC, with the assistance of the office of Academic Programs, is responsible for the program review process.

Term Ending
Marit MacArthur, Chair
2015 AH
Jinping Sun
2016 BPA
David Gove 2015 NSME
Madhavappallil Thomas 2015  SSE

Christina Howell 2016 At Large
Margaret Malixi
At Large
Carl Kemnitz (ex officio, non-voting) AVP Academic Programs

Academic Programs

California State University, Bakersfield
9001 Stockdale Hwy - 11 EDUC
Education Building Room 242
Bakersfield, Ca 93311

Carl Kemnitz
Associate Vice President
Phone: (661) 654-3420

Vandana Kohli
Associate Dean
Phone: (661) 654-2794