Occupational & Financial


The ability to enjoy a chosen career and/or contribute to society through volunteer activities. Learning how to successfully create a budget and manage financial expenses.

Tips and Highlights

  • Research a career that consists of personal values, interests, and beliefs
  • Be open to change and develop new functional and transferable skills
  • Visit CECE for career information, resume workshops, and career fair opportunities


Center for Career Education & Community Engagement

  • The CSUB Center for Career Education and Community Engagement (CECE)  offers comprehensive career counseling services, job postings, and community service opportunities for CSUB students. Our staff members work directly with students to explore their educational and career plans, helping them create an academic- and community-oriented professional road map for success.

Children's Center

  • The CSUB Children’s Center provides quality childcare programs for Student-Parents, Faculty, Staff and the Bakersfield Community. The Children's Center features a safe, relaxed, and caring atmosphere in which children are free to explore, learn, create, and grow through play.

Financial Aid & Scholarships

  • The Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships strives to maximize financial aid opportunities to assist students in realizing their educational goals at California State University Bakersfield. 

Food Pantry

  • The CSUB Food Pantry is open to students, staff, and faculty and operates on a point system. Visit their site to learn how you can drop by the pantry and pick up food each week.

Veterans Success Center

  • The Veterans Success Center is responsible for working with the CSU community and the Veterans Administration to ensure certified veterans are receiving their benefits. The Veteran Success Center provides on-campus resources to the veteran community and participates in student engagement activities throughout the year.