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Welcome to the Office of Academic Programs

NOTICE:  Effective immediately and until further notice, the Academic Programs office will no longer be open for walk-in visits because of the national COVID-19 emergency. We have migrated to a virtual office and all voicemail and email will be reviewed regularly.  Summer hours of operation are Monday through Thursday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.

We commit to continue serving the campus and community via remote alternatives, and sincerely apologize for the inconvenience as we serve to protect the health of our students, staff and faculty during this time.

The office handles many of the academic matters that are university-wide in scope including:

For matters of Academic Operations and Support, please visit the site here.

Thank you,

Dr. Debra L. Jackson
Interim Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dean of Academic Programs

Please click on the links to the left to learn more about Academic Programs.


Academic Programs

California State University, Bakersfield
9001 Stockdale Highway, MC: 22 EDUC
Education Building, Room 242
Bakersfield, CA 93311

Debra Jackson

Debra L. Jackson, Ph.D.
Interim Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dean of Academic Programs
Phone:  (661) 654-3420


Luis Vega, Ph.D.
Interim Associate Dean of Graduate and Undergraduate Studies

Phone:  (661) 654-2586