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Get the NSME Experience

At California State University, Bakersfield's School of Natural Sciences, Mathematics, and Engineering (NSME), students get the best of all worlds.  They acquire the critical thinking skills they need to succeed in college--and the practical experiences that prepare them for exciting careers in today's market.

Experienced Professors.

At CSU Bakersfield, students aren't just another face in crowd.  They work closely with highly qualified and experienced professors in modern class and laboratory settings.  NSME faculty members are respected academic experts, published researchers, and community engaged leaders--as well as dedicated educators who genuinely care about their students' success.

Practical Research.

In NSME, all students (including undergraduates) have the opportunity to participate in research projects, work with faculty in state-of-the-art laboratory facilities, and utilizing cutting-edge equipment.  At most other universities, those kinds of opportunities are only available to elite scholars or graduate students.

Excellent Value.

In today's economy, CSU Bakersfield is an incredible value.  Students receive all the benefits of a private university at a public school cost.  Local students can obtain an outstanding education within their own community and be ready to success anywhere in the world.

Exciting Careers.

NSME prepares students for challenging and rewarding careers in a wide range of fields.  Our graduates have a very high rate of employment, with many students going straight into prestigious professions where they utilize their CSUB education every day.

Time for Fun, Too!

NSME students take school seriously, but there's also plenty of time to enjoy student life on and around campus.  CSU Bakersfield features a state-of-the-art recreation center, as well as over 95 student organizations, clubs, fraternities, and sororities.  Students also enjoy Roadrunner sporting events, on-campus performances, and plenty of dining and entertainment options in the City of Bakersfield.